Category Archives: Paint

>Sketch Every Day: 6.29.11

> I’ve been asked to do a mural in a client’s living room of a Guidonian Hand, which I’m really excited about!  It’s something so different…and I haven’t painted anything like this before. I’m thrilled to have clients with such … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.25.11 & Quick DIY Painted Sandals

> I just scored another pair of $15 summer shoes. Yay! A couple of weeks ago, I got a cool pair of sandals at Target for $14.99…and last week I found this super cute pair of espadrilles-wedge sandals at Payless. … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.23.11

> More cross sketches for an upcoming project…these are for decorative (not religious) purposes.  The client has a lot of Spanish/Gothic elements in their home decor, so they are considering these as painted ornamentation on an outdoor fireplace.  I meant … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.21.11

> First official day of Summer and I’ve got another outdoor fireplace project I’m starting soon. It’s so cool to be able to say that my work takes me outdoors where I can “enjoy the sunshine and nature.” And so … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.15.11

> I’ve been wanting to re-do our laundry room for some time now…have it all planned out in my mind, know (almost) exactly what I’d like to do. But I realize, it’s just a laundry room after all…no one really … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.13.11

> Starting a mural of the solar system for a little boy’s room this week (in addition to painting clouds on the ceiling of his baby brother’s nursery)…here’s a super rough sketch for the layout of the planets, with the … Continue reading

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>Faux Wood Doors: One Project A Weekend

> I’ve always loved the look of rustic wood doors, stained dark with wrought iron hinges, “clavos” (decorative nail heads) and ornate handles. It reminds me of our honeymoon in Italy and the look we’ve been going for in our home … Continue reading

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