Category Archives: Antiques

Assemblage Art Process: The Pencil Box Conservatory

The other day, while sharing photos of some of my art with another artist, I was asked how long an assemblage takes me to make. I get asked that a lot. My answer is typically, “It just depends”. In the … Read more

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Antique Photo Album Christmas Ornaments

Our sweet river town of Petaluma, California is home to some pretty special movers & shakers, The Fabulous Women, who’s mission is this: We are a local group dedicated to supporting meaningful causes. Our small nonprofit brings light and hope … Read more

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General Store Inspiration: Mercantile Interior Photo Tour

If you’ve seen my workshop studio, Inspired Barn, in magazines, online, or in person, it’s likely pretty obvious where my number-one inspiration comes from- early general stores and mercantiles. Photo courtesy of Captain Simos Returns. I’ve long been attracted to … Read more

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