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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

mug shot.

here are a few of my new porcelain mugs that should be hitting the stores right NOW ! there are little messages inside the mugs for some positive inspiration while you sip your beverage of choice.

you can also purchase them here.


Saturday, October 15, 2016

going big.

i must admit, i have NOT been in the studio very much this year. but when i do get in there, i’ve been trying to make things that i want to make, not things that i have to make. case in point . . . i love going big. stay tuned for this finished piece.

Monday, October 10, 2016

my furry intern.


look who’s behind the wheel today . . . WILMA !

Thursday, September 29, 2016

time for a coffee break . . .

happy national COFFEE day !

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

sneak peek.

here is a SUPER sneak peek at the spine of my upcoming book, FRANCE: inspiration du jour.

i’ll be able to show you the full frontal VERY soon. stay tuned . . . 

(chronicle books)

Thursday, September 15, 2016

s a v o r .

i love how people are using my pet bowls as human bowls !

Monday, September 05, 2016

it’s a labor of love . . .

happy labor day, my friends.

try to love what you work.

Friday, September 02, 2016

friday field trip (from the sketchbook).

emeryville, california
september 2016

little golf pencils will always remind me of my dad. he played golf six days a week for as long as i knew him (on the seventh day, he fished). i remember him leaving trails of these little pencil nubs all around the house. such a fond memory.

Thursday, September 01, 2016

hello september . . .

we’ve been waiting for you.

september is our favorite month of the year . . . the impending fall and everything pumpkin.

Sunday, August 21, 2016


my new porcelain INDIGO line is debuting TODAY at NYNOW javits center booth #3175.

these are my favorite pieces from the line. sometimes it’s GOOD to have the blues . . . 

Thursday, August 18, 2016

inspiration du jour.

exactly ONE year ago on this desk in vermont, i began working on my next book, France: inspiration du jour, and today, on same said desk, i am reviewing the FINAL photo galleys. i love this full circle. we also just finalized the book cover which i am SO excited about . . . it took three months and a lot of determination to get it just right. i can’t wait to share it with you. stay tuned . . .

Monday, August 08, 2016


eight years ago on 8-8-8, i married this man.

if i knew then what i know now, i wouldn’t have changed a thing.