Oh, so very proud of my ballerina! She amazed me with the Cupid variation (from the Don Quixote ballet) at one of our local festivals. Dancing is where her heart is and she lights up as soon as the pointe shoes go on.
…I received some exciting news. In August, Lesley Riley has a new book coming out, a book of illustrated quotes, and I’m happy and honored to say that I will have an artwork included! Whoot-whoot! The quote that I received to illustrate was a challenging one- ideas simmered in my mind for weeks before I was … Continue reading
We were meeting friends for lunch but were early so we decided to wander about. I was looking for four leaf clovers when I looked up and spotted her face, lost in wish making. I love that she wishes on things like I do. I love her crossed arms and her gentle heart. “Wish on everything. Pink … Continue reading
…have been filled with creative goodness, only not in the art room messy paint brush kind of way. Here are seven things that have given me cause to smile. 1. Olivia made a second batch of carrot cake cupcakes. They are downstairs in the kitchen right now, calling to me. There’s pineapple and coconut mixed … Continue reading
It’s always a treat to get to hang out with Tiffany Trent. She drove into Roanoke on Saturday to talk about the revision process at the downtown library. Of course, I went. I felt a bit lousy but managed to pull it together. I’d already missed several outings with other friends and hated to keep … Continue reading