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Greetings everyone. Hope everyone is looking for Spring to come. Some days it does feel like early Spring, but I realize that we are not quite there yet. I’ve been working on some new illustrations for note cards and appetizer boards for this spring. They are fresh designs and very much say Spring. Stay tuned! More information will be coming … Continue reading →
Greetings! It does not seem like fall right now. The weather has been so pleasant! Don’t be fooled…very soon we will be entering the winter season. The holiday shopping season is about to start. This is my favorite time of the year. I start my holiday search for treasures early in the season. There are so many unique items to … Continue reading →
Greetings to all! The holiday shopping season has started and to ensure the delivery of the customized items for gift giving a “order by date” has been established. The “order by date” for custom pieces, porcelain ornaments, glass and bamboo cutting boards, slate plaques, magnets, and post-notes – Monday, December 7, 2015. Thank you.
I’m wishing everyone a Happy Sweetest Day! I offering a 10% off on your order when you create a new account. Use coupon code: acct915. It is for a one time use. Enjoy!
Let me introduce you to Julie Ostrow. She is a Humor, Laugher, Improv Coach and she contacted me last fall about her wedding in November, 2014. She wanted something special for her husband to be, Joe. I found out what activities that they both shared together and had a few discussions on how I could create a one of a … Continue reading →
It just seems like yesterday that my sister and I were preparing our freshly picked apples from our back yard Jonathon Apple tree for all fall recipes. Mom used apples for just about everything. I had not picked any apples for a long time and decided to venture out and make a trip to an Apple Orchard. Let’s do this! … Continue reading →
It is just three months away from Christmas. Do you need to a personalized item to give as a gift? Try a personalized porcelain ornament to give to a teacher, parent, house warming gift, or start a ornament collection for your children. It will make for a great gift that you can order now, just three months from Christmas. Contact Kathleen Nelson for more … Continue reading →
This month I am featuring a very interesting building that I illustrated for clients Karen and Tom Malik. The building as of 2011 is now the home of Strawberry Moon, a very high-end martini bar located at 204 S. Main Street, Wauconda, IL. For over 125 years this structure has lived many lives in the Wauconda community and it all started … Continue reading →
The time has come to broaden my artistic horizons! It is very exciting too! It starts with my new website. I welcome you to take a tour of my new website. My illustrations have taken off in different directions now and it is a very fresh, fun and a very colorful website! In addition to the illustrations that I create, … Continue reading →
Welcome to Barrington’s Sesquicentennial! The Quintessential Barrington Magazine has just released their “Special Edition” of the 1865-2015 Barrington Sesquicentennial Issue. It celebrates Barrington’s 150 year history. The cover features my pen and ink illustration of the “Barrington White House” as well as 14 other illustrations in color in the inside of the magazine. Here are the highlights of events for … Continue reading →