100 Wednesdays – April 3, 2013

April 23, 2013

{color inspiration} I have been traveling over the last several weeks, so my 100 Wednesdays posts have gotten a bit behind. I am still taking my photographs and will catch up over the course of the week. One thing I have found through working on this project is that finding constant inspiration can be hard. […]

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Whats in your toolbox – part two

April 22, 2013

  This week in what’s in your toolbox, we will be spending some time talking about some different tools I use for painting. From the beginning of my creative education I was always taught, as I think I have mentioned before, to purchase the best possible supplies that you can afford. For my painting supplies, […]

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designing with photography – fun additions – march 2103

March 27, 2013

On Monday, I shared the photo of the month for March and today I am sharing some fun accessories to go with the photography. 1. photography: by Sarah Stevenson in own collection 2. Sidney Snow Marble Brass Table Lamp by Arteriors via Project Decor 3. Ernest Iron/Glass Top Console by Arteriors via Project Decor 4. […]

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Hip Hip Hooray Giveaway Party

March 21, 2013

Put on your party dress, it’s time to celebrate! I’m so excited to announce that I’m a part of Kelly Rae Roberts’ incredible line up of sponsors for her highly anticipated Hip Hip Hooray Giveaway Party. She hosts this party once a month on her blog, and TODAY is the day, friends. The party has […]

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Architectural Drawing and Sketching as Inspiration

March 15, 2013

{portion of a sketch by Cedric Price – MoMA; photo by Sarah G. Stevenson} On my recent visit to New York, I stumbled upon an architectural exhibit at MoMA. I got really excited because as a designer, part of my job was to envision and sketch what a space might look like in three dimensions. […]

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welcome march

March 08, 2013

February is a blur to me. I was home for 6 days out of the month. At the beginning of the month I attended The Golden Ticket in NYC which was such an amazing experience that it will take its own set of posts to explain the love and beauty that occurred during a full […]

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How to Stimulate Ideas on a Deadline

March 04, 2013

We’ve all been there, a looming deadline and no creative ideas coming to help us reach the end. We feel uncomfortable, a little stressed and yet we are unable to put pen to paper. How do you deal with this and still make that deadline? Here a few tips that I have picked up along […]

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February Designing with Photography – Fun Additions

March 01, 2013

This months photo has some very strong and vibrant colors so in order to balance the bold, I have added neutrals as a main backdrop to this color scheme. Also by adding something unexpected such as in the lamps, I have kept the design less formal and more playful. 1. White Flower by Sarah Stevenson […]

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100 Wednesdays – February 6, 2013

February 06, 2013

{converse art} {MoMA} {new york at night}

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Creative Thursday: Everyday Inspiration to Grow Your Creative Practice

January 17, 2013

For the first Tea Time Thursday post of 2013, I am sharing the new book from one of my favorite artists and friends: Marisa Anne from Creative Thursday. When I started my business back in 2009, I found Marisa while surfing Decor 8. For about a month, I researched different blogs and artists. Marisa’s writing […]

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what will you uncover this week?

January 14, 2013

{the greatest secrets} quote found via Jessica Swift/photo by sarah….what will you uncover this week?

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100 wednesdays – january 9, 2013 – instagram photos

January 09, 2013

{Sydney – January 2013} {Snowman} {Bee on Flower}

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