Good Witches or Bad Witches

Recently I went on a hunting trip for vintage images.  Not that I need more, but you can never have enough. I stumbled upon a postcard album from the early 1900’s, that came from upstate New York.  As I turned the pages this wonderful original water color appeared.  I fell in love with it.  For… Read more »

Simply Stated

Kate Parker from SimplyStated a blog from RealSimple.com, shared my work with her readers.  I was honored to have her write about me.  Grateful I am to be able to make things with my hands and make people smile. Kate said “Handmade gifts have that extra special, personal touch – and it’s always nice to… Read more »

Dorothy Draper would have loved these.

These fabulous ginger jar shaped lamps, with gesso flowers came right from the Dorothy Draper era. They are classical and funky wrapped into one. The tone on tone feeling is soothing.  I have found quite a few examples of gesso decorated lamp bases lately.  This is the first of a series that I will be… Read more »