Art for Everyone: Lino Prints

You don’t have to be wealthy to own a piece of original artwork. Look to linocut prints or woodblock prints for original artwork to brighten your home. There are so many talented artists out there and shopping on Etsy makes being an art collector easier than ever.

I could watch clouds all day

I could sit in a chair and watch clouds all day.  From a photography standpoint, you have to be ready to take a photo any time, any where.  The fleeting nature of clouds means you have to be ready to snap that photo immediately because in 2 minutes it could look completely different.  These momentary…

Joy of the Holidays Aglow

I love these photos my sister took of her two daughters taken after they had fallen asleep while still wearing their new glow in the dark necklaces after a party. The glow transforms the girls into a scene that to me captures the magic of the holidays.  Magical moments like these are too easily forgotten,…

Frosted Windowpanes

“At some point in life, the world’s beauty becomes enough.” -Tony Morrison “Frosted Windowpanes, candles gleaming inside painted candy canes on the tree” as the song goes.  The holiday songs are on the radio, and winter is on it’s way.  It hasn’t quite arrived at my house yet – we are still holding steady in…

Personal Home Style

If You Love it – Say Yes! I am a true believer in dressing your home in a style that says “me.”  While I’ve spent an abundance of hours watching HGTV, and still enjoy watching, I find that just too many of the homes that have been remodeled just all seem to be fairly similar. …

Creating Genealogy Artwork

Where Do I Come From? I have a passion for genealogy.  I took the plunge and purchased a one-year subscription to Ancestry.com a few years back and was amazed at what I found.  I was not interested in whether I was related to someone famous, or descended from Cleopatra.  I wanted to find out the…