Painterly Portraits | A Study In Acrylics and Oils


I am smiling from ear to ear to share that one of our most popular teachers is back with a brand new online course! Join us for Painterly Portraits: A Study in Acrylics and Oils with Julie Johnson! Painterly Portraits Course Trailer   I encourage you to come along with me if you want to […]

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A Free Chalkboard Art Video!


Good Morning! We are busy around here finishing up all of the videos for Paint Your Town | Mixed Media Urban Landscapes that will begin next week. Stay tuned for some sneak peeks that are coming very soon!  I hope you will be joining me.   You can watch the course trailer HERE. I wanted to […]

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Fall Tablescape | Into the Woods We Go


This post is sponsored by AllModern Fall begs for gathering and I think the most beautiful and inviting spaces can be created outside. We have been having the most fun creating cozy spaces and “rooms” throughout our land and today I am sharing our newest space for the Farmhouse Holiday Series hosted by Ella Claire. […]

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Mondays Aren’t So Bad! | Two Brand New Courses Starting on Monday


I know how to make your Monday morning so much better! We have two awesome online classes beginning early on Monday morning and each are so full of good stuff that it can only make your Monday feel like…well, a Friday:-) Back in February I was having dinner with a few good friends in California […]

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Apple Picking + Apple Crisp


We looked at our property and purchased it in the middle of winter and it was completely covered in snow. Over the past seven months of living here we have watched the land change through the seasons and we have had sweet surprises along the way. One of our best surprises so far are some […]

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Our Family Room | The Jack of All Trades Room


Our home is very open and has a modern floor plan but our family room is tucked away perfectly just for us. From our kitchen you go up a few steps and you are in this cozy room that has become our movie, game, school and friend hangout space. This room was the first room […]

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Finding Fall Home Tour 2016


This is our first fall on our new land and in our home and we are loving all of the surprises. Want to know the surprise we are loving the most right now? We have a huge apple tree! We had no idea because we bought our land and home in the middle of winter. […]

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Creativity Takes Courage | Interview with Shannan Martin About Her New Book FALLING FREE


For those of you that are new to the blog I want to tell you a little bit about the free series. My creative network offers free videos, new online courses, live “chats” and now interviews with courageous lovelies from around the world. Over the past three years I have had the opportunity to interview […]

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Modern Bohemian Jewelry: Creating Wearable Works of Art {early registration just opened}


We are having the most fun with all of the beautiful jewelry courses that are on the site right now and we are thrilled to open early registration for another course! Registration has just opened for Modern Bohemian: Creating Wearable Works of Art with Jen Rizzo! I was recently speaking at a conference where my […]

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The JO Vintage Jewelry Collection | Just Added to the Shop


I wanted you all to know that we have added the new JO Vintage Necklace Collection to the shop. Beautiful and one of a kind pieces created from treasures from our travels. We can’t wait to wrap these up for you! Each piece lovingly created by jewelry artist Lisa Souers. Be a deer and leave […]

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