Category Archives: Antiques

>Ranch Wedding Sneak Peek

> I originally wanted to wait for the professional photos by Jared and Eder (of Bauman Photographers) before posting about this AMAZING wedding at Santa Margarita Ranch in San Luis Obispo.  But I can’t resist sharing a little sneak peek. I … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 4.24.11

> Sketch for today…pencil and watercolor Easter Lily. Last week, I had the opportunity to do some painting work for St. Vincent Catholic Church in San Diego. My friend, Tiffany of Heon Design, was working on preparing the Church for … Continue reading

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>Big Boy Beds: One Project A Weekend

> How RAD is this bunk bed? Short of actually being seaworthy…I think this bed might be as close as it gets to sleeping aboard a boat. It is AMAZING, one of a kind, completely handcrafted, the workmanship and engineering…in a word, … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 2.5.11

> Starting today off with some of Mason’s sketches (in oil pastel)… I would love a moment (er, a month is probably a more accurate time frame, give or take a week) to really organize my office….a.k.a. the loft.  It’s … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 1.22.11

> I’ve always loved to read…and I’ve always loved how books look, especially old ones. When I go to thrift shops or antique stores, I can’t resist looking through old books: the well-worn leather and canvas covers; the yellowed, almost … Continue reading

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>The Loft Benches – One Project A Weekend

> My DREAM Indo-Moroccan-themed room inspiration.  This is a room in fashion designer Sue Wong’s 1920s L.A. home (from In Style Home, Spring 2006). We knew from day one of moving into our house…probably even before that (while we were … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 1.12.11

> I didn’t get to today’s sketch until late into the day…or rather evening. I’ve found that I like to sketch in the morning after the boys are off to school and I’m enjoying a cup of coffee before the … Continue reading

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