September is Blood Cancer awareness month. Please join me in supporting Team McLopez and the Phoenix Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Honored Hero, Anne McAuley Lopez. This Friday we will be painting for a cause at The Tipsy Cactus Tap Room and Bottle Shop. The Tipsy...

We lived near the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden when I was little and my favorite thing was looking for and finding the peacocks. Always hoping one would drop a feather. When we lived in Texas, the property across the bayou from our home...

Found on the side of the road, set out for the trash man. Solid wood with dove tailed drawers, I couldn't let it end up at the dump. We repaired a broken drawer and applied glue and clamps to ensure that desk was solid before I...

The Lotus Flower Painting Workshop We all encounter challenging life experiences. Unfortunately, many of us immediately consider the worst possible scenario and then find ourselves spending much of our time thinking about what we don’t want. Painting is not just about creating a masterpiece. Painting is a...

Talk about getting out of your comfort zone! I just spent the last 24 hours getting creative with a group of incredible people all over the world! My friend Whitney Freya started this, now an annual tradition, 6 years ago. It's an effective way to push...