Category Archives: Patterns

>Sketch Every Day: 7.5.11 and 7.6.11

> I thought last week was busy with painting and wedding deadlines, but this short week (because of the holiday on Monday) is pretty jam-packed, so I didn’t have a chance to post my sketch from yesterday. 7.6.11: Today’s sketch is … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 5.25.11

> Here’s another sketch for the outdoor fireplace I blogged about yesterday. I’m almost done with the art auction item for Mason’s school (due today, of course). I’ll probably post pictures of it this afternoon after I drop it off. … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 4.9.11 and DIY Project With The Kids: Marbled Paper

> Today the boys and I marbled paper. It’s something I tried on my own, back in my crafty younger years in high school and college. I had forgotten about the technique until I found an old marbling kit I’d purchased … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 3.10.11

> I’m working on rough sketches for a client who wants some decorative painting touches in her Spanish Hacienda-style home.  This is for a solid concrete bench in the front courtyard. The kiddo sketches of the day are by my soon-to-be six … Continue reading

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>Season’s Greetings – EITAK’s Custom Cards 2010

> This little elf was BUSY for the 2010 holiday card season!  I love working on custom cards this time of year because I get to reconnect with clients that I may only be in contact with when I create … Continue reading

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>Gimme More Chartreuse!

>I forgot how much I actually do like Cost Plus. Nine years ago, when my husband and I first moved into our house, it was our “go-to” place to find nice, but inexpensive furniture that had a little bit of … Continue reading

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