ITS DEFINITELY SUMMER!!! Our usual sojourn to Michigan to hang out for 2 weeks is underway. Yikes–it’s half over!! I have to admit, that when I’m away from my studio this long, I have a longing to get back and get to work. I’m currently working on a pretty big, no huge, project. My paper… Read More IT DEFINITELY SUMMER!!!
Hello Friends!!! Happy New Year!!! I love the Christmas Holidays more than almost any other time of the year. People are nice, happy, and I’m singing Christmas Carols in my head ALL the time. But, as every good thing comes to an end, Christmas has been put away in way too many boxes in the… Read More Happy New Year!!
I don’t know about you, but Fall is my favorite time of the year. Well, almost–Christmas Holidays send me over the top. The trees are starting to turn and the days are getting shorter. I would love to say there’s a chill in the air, but we had the hottest day of the year this… Read More Hello Fall
I can’t believe that summer is almost behind us. I know I’m not alone in thinking how fast the year is flying by. It’s time to get ready for holiday festivities–YIKES!! But it’s true. Before we know it, Halloween will be here quickly followed by Thanksgiving and the Christmas Holidays. I’m also getting ready for… Read More September–already??
Here I am with my only photo of my rose bouquet. Thanks Hubby for taking the pic before I relinquished them to the flower judge Gods!!
I delivered my first batch of projects to The Marin County Fair. A big thanks to my BFF Melissa for helping me get them there in good shape. Now hopefully the Fair Staff can handle the cradle for the brides bouquet!!!
Another piece for the Marin County Fair. I must admit this was a challenge. Picking the colors and the arrangement was a little stressful. I wanted to make sure I got it right and wouldn’t have to take it apart after the stems were wrapped with a beautiful pink satin ribbon
All that’s missing is the smell! 18 long-stemmed red roses “fresh’ from the florist. I’ve been working on this for the Marin County Fair and is on hold nail July 5th. I worked hard on creating so,etching realistic and I feel I accomplished that. On to,the next project!
In a moment of confidence–and apparent weakness, I have entered FOUR projects in the Marin County Fair. That falls into the “what was I thinking” category. Nonetheless, I have made the commitment and I’m moving forward. My first project is in the Fine Arts Category, which is a juried contest. We will see if I… Read More Fair Prep Part 1
It was a busy weekend. The rest of the veggie garden is in the ground–yay for that. I love watching the vegetables as they come popping out of the ground and in a few months, we will be eating the wonderful bounty. I can’t wait. I did have an opportunity to spend a little time… Read More Happy Monday!
I’m off to see the Oscar de la Renta exhibit at the de Young Museum this afternoon with one of my BFFs. After we see Oscar, we are going to visit my flower buddy and mentor, Tiffanie Turner, who is Artist in Residence at the deYoung this month. If you haven’t seen her work, visit… Read More A Friday Afternoon in The City by The Bay!!
So, I’ve decided to change up my website and get it more organized. I know so many floral and card artists that have beautiful and intuitive website and I’m aiming for that. Which means that my blog posts are going to be just that–blog posts and my items for sale will be moved to “Shop”… Read More Update
[wpepsc_cart align=”right”] [wpepsc name=”Card Set” price=”$20″ align=”center”] Choose from any cards. A set of 8 cards with envelopes, in a handmade envelope style box. $20
[wpepsc name=”Romance” price=”125.00″ align=”center”][wpepsc_cart align=”right”] A beautiful romantic bouquet. This is a depiction. You may customize to your specifications. Message me for customization. 12 blooms, greens and vase $125.00
[wpepsc name=”Purple Rain” price=”$35″ align=”center”]Three beautiful blooms plus greenery (some is not paper). This arrangement can be made to your specifications. Please contact me for details if you would like to customize. All prices are plus shipping.
Mellow Yellow–3 beautiful handmade blooms made to order. You will not receive this exact bouquet–please feel free to customize. [wpepsc name=”Mellow Yellow” price=”$30 plus shipping” align=”center”]
I love all things paper, but especially paper flowers. I have been making paper flowers for a while. My paper flower journey has led me down the path of new experiences and new friends. I know you’ll love seeing and sharing my work as I continue on my journey to make the perfect paper flower!… Read More Paper flowers
Thanks for visiting my site. This site will chronicle my paper adventures and my quest to find the perfect paper flower. I also make beautiful handmade greeting cards for my friends and loved ones. Check out my store and if there’s anything that you would like, please don’t hesitate to contact me. Welcome to my… Read More Welcome to my adventure!