Table Settings For The Holidays

My sisters and I designed these table settings for holiday entertaining . If you use your imagination, you can design colorful and elegant table settings with some things you already have around your home. The red and white quilt on the table was bought at a flea market, it is a twin bed […]

Decorating a Ceiling

One of the of the forgotten places in your home to decorate is the ceiling. Throughout the ages ceilings have been adorned with designs or color, even gold leaf. Many new homes have trey ceilings, that are crying out for attention to detail!  In as much as the different levels that many trey ceilings […]

Decorating Children’s Rooms

I have been decorating and painting murals and artwork in children’s rooms for many years and I don’t believe in a lot of fantasy.   The more realistic the painting or mural is, the longer the life of the painting and it grows with the child.  This picture is of a painting I completed […]

Handmade Rugs

My grandmother was an artist/crafts person, she handmade rugs, through the art of “rug hooking”.

Rug hooking is one of a small handful of truly indigenous arts. A relatively recent innovation, the making of rugs by securing strips of cloth in a loosely woven base material, first became popular in mid-nineteenth-century New […]