My eldest child was in NYC last week for a cool fashion week class and events for NYFW.   When she had some free time in Soho, she went gallery hopping (proud mama moment.) I am totally captivated by an artist she found that is so good. Meet Erno Elias and The Lost Series.  The “Lost.. read more →

I am thrilled to continue my Artist Spotlight Series with a talent hailing from the far north I discovered via her Instagram.   The cold clearly hasn’t stunted her creativity. Enjoy getting to know Terry Ekasala Burke, Vermont   What is your training?   I got an Associates Degree in advertising at the Art Institute.. read more →

This is a very long overdue feature, like 9 months to be exact.   I had missed the email from April from Erica and discovered it recently. Enjoy getting to know this multitalented artist who explores many diciplines…  Erica Kane Fink Ypsilanti, MI What is your training? I received my BFA from the University of.. read more →

Another year has raced by, come to a close and I forgot to do my Artist Spotlight Series Review for 2018! This is always one of my favorite posts of the year recapping all of the Artist Spotlight Series features. I once again discover the artists that I have featured throughout the year and their.. read more →

As an art addict there is nothing better than art as a gift. I am particularly fond of original art and supporting local artists.  I want to share just a few of my favorites sources for art. Shop Local: Hidell Brooks Gallery – This is one of the premier galleries in the country. I am.. read more →

I am in need of a Gift Guide intermission. Today was a great day at the horse show and the NCMA for the Georgia O’Keefe exhibit (which I highly recommend) and dinner with friends. I didn’t carve out time to get the next one ready.  Instead let’s focus on some pretty.  I am always inspired.. read more →

I am excited to introduce you to a talent that is headed south for a visit this week.  Virginia Johnson will be in Charlotte at Capitol on Wednesday for an inspiring talk about French life, culture and style. Be sure to join if you can, in the meantime enjoy getting to know Virginia Johnson Toronto,.. read more →