Year: 2016

The Bathroom Reno Reveal

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A few weeks ago I found myself with nothing particular to do on a Friday night, and decided like any biological busy-body to start sanding my knotty pine cabinet in the upstairs bathroom. It’s been  YEARS (all 3 that we’ve lived here) that I’ve wanted to redo the bath, and after so long of not being… Read more »

The mattress makeover // DIY chaise lounge

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When trying to pull this space together, my biggest obstacle and first priority was getting some good seating. I really sort of obsessed about the problem, actually–for weeks I searched on ksl and even bought a chair that I had to turn around and sell. In the past we’ve just had chairs–an arm chair, a… Read more »

home // my studio space

I worked my fingees to the bone in this room, practically every where you look is a massive DIY project. The pride and joy of course, is the chaise lounge I made like a crazy lady. Funnest DIY I’ve ever done, but more on that later. Hanging out right above the lounger is another DIY,… Read more »

Print, Paint, Sew // A Quilt for Jo

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Print, Paint, Sew. My new mantra in life, and maybe the title of my new book (jk, but now that I’ve said it I think I need to make it happen). This quilt was the first time I thought to marry my two favorite art mediums together, and I’ve been on a roll since (my entire… Read more »

DIY Tutorial // Textile Painting

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Do you believe in love-at-first-art-medium? The first time I textile painted I think I just burst out laughing, cause it was so fun and satisfying and just BEST THING EVER, that I was like, oh yeah, this. THIS is what I want to be doing. It’s one of those art forms that is so delightful that… Read more »

Blue Apron, Cloth Napkins & Proper Manners

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One time when I was 23, my mother-in-law asked me to set the table and I had to whip out my phone on the sly to google ‘how to set a table’. I love food and eating with family, but growing up the fourth out of nine brazen kids, it was more about spearing as much as… Read more »