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Roo the Day

May 15, 2014 | one comment.

sneak peek

My grandmother died in January right in the middle of the big winter market in Atlanta. I was feeling a bit discouraged in the art's not all rainbows and happy little trees. The warm, fuzzy, new girl-ness had rubbed off and the reality of rejection, deadlines, to-do lists, and time management was setting in. Honestly, I didn't even want

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space to create…

February 7, 2014 | no comments.

it may never be this tidy again...

One room at a time, we are making our new/fixed house a home. After a year of nuts-and-bolts rebuilding, to be in fluffing and nesting mode is a pleasant change of pace. Of course, among the first projects on my list was the studio. While I was grateful to have carved out a spot to paint at the rental, it

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Roots and Wings

November 18, 2013 | no comments.


Roots and wings are treasured things when learning how to fly. If roots are deep and branches wide, then when you leap and spread your wings, you'll catch the wind and ride.  -Emily Little Long time, no write...again! Not for a lack of desire to share. More from a standpoint of shifting priorities and the transitional nature of the last year. In the

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A pocketful of posies and my first ...

June 17, 2013 | no comments.


Things have been coming up daisies over in my makeshift studio this summer! Maybe it's because I don't truly have a yard to plant in just yet, although our move-back-in date is getting closer and closer...   Maybe it's because these sunny summer days filled with light and laughter make my heart bloom a little... Maybe it's because daisies are my favorite flowers (along

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