Our Crazy Barn Door Project

One door project down! Woo Hoo! I thought I would share our crazy take on a barn door project, also I will tell a story that explains why my moms’ the coolest, so sit back get a cup o’ tea, while I tell you a story! The wind is howling out there today. Fifty mile…

Instagram Give Away!!

I’m excited to announce that I’m included in a group giveaway over on my instagram account @stacysartstudio! Head on over there and register to win!   It’s a group giveaway to celebrate my friends @paintedpeacock_boutique  shop reaching 5 thousand followers!  Everyone who enters has a chance to win one of these items. Very exciting! This…

New photographs so far…

  With my new studio space, came great light. As I’ve written in another post on my blog , you know that I’ve been retaking pictures of my art. I wanted to share the new photos so far.  Here we go!     I’m happy with the accuracy of these photos. Of course, it’s never…

Ayudar

In spanish Ayudar means to help or to assist. In this painting I wanted to express thru my trees the feeling of family and those around that family as support. When you have a child with a life threatening disease it takes many to support that child and their family.   I hope this painting…

Mornings with Molly – Fighting Back

Soon we will be supporting a fund raiser for the unm/cfl Integrative Medicine Pediatric Fund. I try to make sure I have a painting to donate for a silent auction the night of the Gala and Benefit Performance by, Kids supporting kids. Isn’t that  a lovely thing? Kids supporting kids? I love it.  My kiddo…

Mornings with Molly – Perspective

“It’s not the cards you’re dealt, it’s how you play the hand.” – Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture “Are you a Tigger or an Eeyore?” –  Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture “Don’t worry things can always get worse.” -my dad   Perspective is an essential part of being a mom/caretaker. Things changed very quickly for…

Updating my Photos

Over the years, as you know, I’ve struggled with getting really good pictures of my paintings. I’ve studied, tried different light thru out the day. I’ve photographed indoors and out of doors, from above, below, straight on and at an angle.  I hired a photographer, we made some progress, but the light still wasn’t right….

Mornings with Molly – Hope

I should confess, that I’m not at all organized in how I write these series of thoughts. I wish I could say, that I had a rime to my reason, but I don’t. If anything, it might take the route of our story, what I ran into as we walked down our path. These last…

Coffee Bar Project

It all began with this wall…and a little dream…. This lovely, little wall in my new dining room seemed perfect, for a pinterest addict, to do something very fun with. I had a plan…..   Chalkboard paint(I did this before we moved the kiddo in so that it was well defumed when he came in)…

Rolling Stones No More

The big move is finished! Since my hubby and I got married 28 years ago, this will make our 19th move! You could say we’ve just been a pair of rolling stones. We’ve wandered to so many interesting places. We’ve cared little about our material possessions and yet, we do have a few treasures we’ve…