Some of the gardens I’ve had the pleasure of visiting throughout my lifetime were scattered with fruit. This design and tile were inspired by one of my favorites.
Have a beautiful Sunday!
If I gave you a peek into my folder right now, you’d see lots of designs like this one. I’ve been working a lot on greeting card designs again lately. This one is the first concept in a set of florals.
It’s inspired by the rainy season in my zone lately and some strange dreams.
What’s your inspiration lately? Any plans when the seasons change?
Have a relaxing Sunday!
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I’m sharing two artworks again today to make up for some lost time. The future is a bit uncertain. I’m in a tremendous amount of pain as I type this, so I’ll keep this short.
I hope those of you that celebrate holidays around this time of year are all having a peaceful time among friends and/or family.
For those of you that aren’t, I simply wish you love, and some peace of mind.
Have a restful Sunday
These two patterned designs are part of a set of four, of which the last two are incomplete. Some gap of time has gone by since I last got to work on custom patterns or tile templates. What surprised me was just how relaxing it was after a stressful week!
What’s brought you a sense of “calm” lately?
Have a peaceful Sunday!
This week ended with something that completely stopped time for me for a short while.
My phone rang out as I was getting out of the shower in a rush and it one of those phone calls that kind of makes you go deaf for a second when you first receive the news.
It was my sister on the other end. There had been problems in her relationship for a while now.
The phone call itself was no surprise to me but it’s results somehow still were despite their similarities to times passed. This rang especially true since this all involves my niece who is a product of this rocky relationship, and my blood nonetheless, despite difficult circumstances both my sister and I are now facing as a direct result of said rockiness.
She managed to find herself an attorney in all this mess. Just like my mother would have. This greeting card/wall art design was inspired by an early concept of characters I’m designing for my sister’s daughter, my niece. & They will later go on to be used as prints for others nieces and daughters and sisters, and mothers.
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It’s been a while since we shared some music here.
Why not the perfect time. Sunday morning.
Have a peaceful Sunday. Take care of each other.
Our apologies for the recent closings.
We are still Clearing Out the Clouds to make space for Snapping Turtle.
The shift is nearing completion. I look forward to much more with you all this fall. Stay tuned!