Art/Photography

The 12 Zodiac: Leo!

The 12 Zodiac: Leo!

Hello everyone, and today will begin my 12 zodiac series of illustrations and blog posts! I have had these illustration ideas waiting for their final phase for quite a while now, so I’m excited to finally be sharing these with you. I spent a lot […]

Anniversary Celebration- Visiting The Wineries Of The Monticello Wine trail

Anniversary Celebration- Visiting The Wineries Of The Monticello Wine trail

This year, to celebrate our 23rdwedding anniversary, my husband, kids, and I decided to head out to visit some wineries on the Monticello Wine Trail here in Virginia. If you have not visited a winery (or now cideries!) in Virginia, we highly recommend them! Not […]

My Favorites for July & Wrap-up!  

My Favorites for July & Wrap-up!  

Hello everyone! We have officially wrapped up the month of July, so it’s time to recap some of my favorite things from this month!   Books I Read… Over the past few months I haven’t done much traditional novel reading, and I still have a […]

My 4 Favorite Graphic Novels for July!

My 4 Favorite Graphic Novels for July!

Hello again everyone! Now that we are well into the summer season, I thought it would be fun to share with you 4 of my favorite graphic novels that I have read for the month of July (so far!). Being both a lover of art […]

Hephaestus’s Story by Guest Blogger Soren Stebbins

Hephaestus’s Story by Guest Blogger Soren Stebbins

Hephaestus’s Story Hello, my name is Soren Stebbins and I am today’s guest blogger. Every now and then, I will return here to share stories from all across the world, from Mythology to fairy tales. Today I will be telling the story of Hephaestus, one […]

“Summer Style”Series Post #2-Mini Dress & Earrings

“Summer Style”Series Post #2-Mini Dress & Earrings

The “Cosmic Mini Dress” & “Mermaid tears” earrings…. The “Cosmic Mini Dress”….   If you are looking for the perfect dress to wear on your next vacation, date night, or festival…look no further! The “Cosmic Mini dress”, Is backless, and has an alluring corseted detail […]

The “Summer Style” post series….outfit ideas and accessories for the summer season

The “Summer Style” post series….outfit ideas and accessories for the summer season

The Summer Style post series….outfit ideas and accessories for the summer season   The Undine Dress and Gossamery Mermaid Jewelry collection Who doesn’t love summer style? All those flowing sundresses, cute mini dresses, shorts with breezy tops? When the weather turns warm, the carefree clothing […]

SUNFLOWERS IN WINTER- Photoshoot for the “Sunny Sunflowers” maxi dress

SUNFLOWERS IN WINTER- Photoshoot for the “Sunny Sunflowers” maxi dress

SUNFLOWERS IN WINTER… We just wanted to share with you some of the photos we took for the “Sunny Sunflower Dress” from the “Gossamery Gardens”collection.   To learn all about this dress in detail, please click HERE. This style of dress is going to be […]

Current Art Updates & Future Projects

Current Art Updates & Future Projects

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” –Pablo Picasso   My Art courses this spring   Last semester I dipped my toes into the realm of printmaking and painting, and I am continuing that this […]

Finding and Fostering Inspiration

Finding and Fostering Inspiration

Finding and Fostering Inspiration   The sunlight glistens off the pale green river and the cold winter air blows through your car. You are waiting for the ferry, watching curious seagulls scavenging for an early afternoon snack from one of the waiting cars. Taking in […]