Tuesday, June 29, 2010


I am so excited!!! i did some handlettering and spot illos for a williams-sonoma kids cookbook and my samples of the book arrived yesterday! thrilled...I am thrilled. thanks everyone over at weldon-owen!!!

Monday, June 28, 2010

new pattern

taking images i've been working on for other projects and putting them into patterns...

Sunday, June 27, 2010

another beach photo

my nephew took a series of these photos with the setting sun as a prop...(and no i'm not 9 months pregnant...just looks that way!)

Saturday, June 26, 2010

lettercult- "I"

Lettercult has all of the letter "I" postings up...here is my version.

Friday, June 25, 2010

back from vacay

this is where i've been for the past week with my very wonderful family...i am now so relaxed i honestly have to think really hard about what projects are due on what day...( two of those tall boys are our kids!)

Friday, June 18, 2010


this is as far as i got with my "going on vacation" post...wait for me everyone...they're pulling out of the driveway without me............

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

card ideas...

i have the whole 1-6 series of these done...the silver is prismatic foil...with die cut along the top edge...

Sunday, June 13, 2010

card idea

an idea i had for a masculine card idea...working on the feminine version...

Saturday, June 12, 2010


...just doodling around...aka procrastinating abit on some design revisions for a client...

Friday, June 11, 2010

musical flowers

new pattern...it's about time, right?

oh WOW!

martha clark-plank is totally rockin' the recipe site with this entry...she is an amazing designer with a great blog...check it out here ...and website.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

they draw and cook

patty flauto has posted this recipe on "theydrawandcook" ... it's fun to see someone break the boundary abit by using more of a fine art approach...

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Saturday, June 5, 2010


I just sent these off to a new site created by artist kelly light..."ripple" very cool idea ... money goes to the crisis in the gulf.

Wednesday, June 2, 2010


me + david...20 years ago...headed to the lighthouse on the shore of stonington connecticut to be married...i've still never seen him without his mustache.


I'm not usually a big fan of carbonated beverages but this is delightful and so pretty! it comes in a zillion flavors...pomegranate-blueberry...pink lemonade...and my favorite, blood orange energy. here is a link.

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

new postings!

my first magazine illustration...i know, me the vegetarian gets an article about BBQ beef. it's in Diabetic Living magazine. we have this on our website of new things this month.


kind of hard to tell, but this has a subtle linen texture...