a new addition.

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i just wanted to share a quick little update to my bathroom gallery. i went over to shoot christine & carlos of MCMF’s a few weeks ago (their house tour is here), and they gave me this lovely little painting to add to my collection – the waterfall scene on the lower right. i love it! i’ve just decided to go nutty in my weird little pink and blue tiled... 
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tuesday’s girl: feather & stone.

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i got a lovely little note from the dynamic photography duo, seth and tenielle of feather & stone of brisbane, australia, inviting me to share with you a bit of their very beautiful wedding portfolio, and i am most happy to do just that for something a little different this tuesday’s girl. the couple shoot some incredibly lovely (and unique!) wedding photography,... 
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vintage finds for a modern world: pretty portraits.

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if you’ve been following along for a while, you’ll know i have a fairly large collection of vintage portrait paintings, including the infamous rico suave. i’ve been in a bit of a conundrum over them – do they stay or do they go? maybe i just need to rearrange them somehow for a more dramatic effect, or revamp the collection with some new pieces of art.... 
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curated collections.

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miniature portraits. tiny little portraits painted onto tiny little bits of enamel, copper and canvas. i had no idea how many of these little things existed, until a few weeks ago. i was lucky enough to be invited to do an interview & guest curation on “the inside source”, ebay’s blog. my task was to pick any ten items that caught my eye. i started browsing around... 
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if you loved lucy…

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i recently posted about the adorable painting marisa haedike of creative thursday painted of miss lucy. many of you were quite enamored with it, so i’m happy to say i convinced marisa she should add the lucy print to her etsy shop. many of you also asked if marisa took on commissions for portraits of your own pets, and the answer is, yes she most certainly does. i love... 
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