This Portland-based crafter quit her day job years ago and is now a full-time painter, writer, seamstress, and blogger. Her blog is gracefully and adorably decorated with her own art and photos of her life both in and out of her crafting business. She is a prime example of a successful professional crafter.
A Cookie Party
A color sketch from work on my next picture book. As a friend pointed out, the panda does look like he's been poisoned & knows he's done for. Although these are mostly a preparation step, I love them for their...
Soviet Era Children's Books
I'm always losing my mind a little bit over a lot of things. Right this minute, it goes something like: thoughts of my next picture book, balloons, Manet's portraits, Babar, muffins, girls in blouses, The Museum of Extraordinary Things, sewing...
- Apr 11, 2014 One Reason Why I love New Old Books
- Apr 02, 2014 More Watercolor Sketchings
- Mar 24, 2014 Watercoloring
- Mar 11, 2014 Blanche & Cora
- Mar 07, 2014 Powell's Storytime Tomorrow
- Mar 04, 2014 Endpapering
- Feb 27, 2014 Magic Box
- Feb 21, 2014 Tim Walker for What Ails You
- Feb 17, 2014 A Piece of a Heart
- Feb 12, 2014 I got out the Glitter
- Feb 05, 2014 I Made Some Valentines for You
- Feb 02, 2014 Little Fur Child
- Jan 28, 2014 Oddfellow's Paperback Giveaway
- Jan 26, 2014 Other People's Pictures: Hokusai's Flowers
- Jan 21, 2014 Some Little Day Dreamers
- Jan 16, 2014 Dream Animals Original Art!
- Dec 24, 2013 Caramels & Marshmallows
- Dec 09, 2013 Deep Green Sea Postcard Sets
- Nov 27, 2013 Dream Animals Book Sets & Prints!
- Nov 22, 2013 Beligerent Little Bears & Things in Other Places
- Nov 18, 2013 Dream Animals at Seven Impossible Things
- Nov 13, 2013 This Saturday, Green Bean Books!
- Nov 11, 2013 Sea Prints!
- Nov 06, 2013 Farewell to the Sea
- Oct 31, 2013 Book Launch Party!