surface design

Print&Pattern: Nature Book

I am thrilled that I can finally announce my inclusion in the book Print&Pattern: Nature. This book is the third [possibly even fourth?] book by the industry taste-maker and leader Bowie Style of the Print&Pattern blog. You may pre-order now from your local mom and pop or pop and pop or mom and mom bookshop.  Read More

One of those days…

…when I wish I had a helper monkey!  

Time Capsule Sketchbook

What a whirlwind spring so far! The winter months just tiptoed away and here we are. In mid-April, I finished a major project after a few months of head-to-desk heavy involvement and then we got on a plane to Croatia. Split Croatia was such a deep blue water and clear warm breeze sky place. I Read More

The last flower in the winter garden

I have this memory from childhood, a recurring memory about the first cold snap after August. I’d walk out into my grandparents formerly lush and multi-layered flower bed and there I’d find flowers drying to various shades of watery grey, sepia, dark crunchy brown. Through the visible wisps of my breath in the chilly Tennessee Read More

Today I am thankful for rain and comfy undies

Happy Thanksgiving, you all!

Playing Tourist

When fall, winter and the holiday season roll around, I love to play San Francisco tourist. There is never time to do everything I want, but even the little things are so much fun.

sticking to the sunny side this week…

Flowers, Dolly Parton, Tammy Wynette, watercolors, long walks up big hills and good books are my rx.

Howl at the Moon

I’m very excited that my wolf made it into the Casetify ‘trick or treat’ Halloween collection. Get one for yourself, and be the wild thing. Aaaaaaaaoooooo!

Casetify Designs

Here’s a thing! Some of my designs are available on Casetify. You really should deck out all of your iThings with my work.