Art Artists I Love

An Artist I Love: Emily Jeffords

I love Emily Jeffords abstract landscapes.  The swirling clouds, the sunsets, the colors…it’s just so pretty and happy or moody and brooding. And I so appreciate the skill that goes in to her paintings.  One day I was painting with Eleanor and I was like, “I’m going to try and paint an abstract sunset landscape …

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An Artist I Love: Caitlin Connolly

One of my all time favorite artists is Caitlin Connolly.  I found her artwork maybe two years ago and I frequently check back in to her website to see her latest work. I love how Caitlin Connolly depicts womanhood.  She’s able to capture all the emotions on womanhood that I’ve ever had.  She shows women …

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My Love for Ebay Art Continues

Two years ago I wrote about a fun/dangerous new habit I had developed and I must admit that that habit is still going strong even now.  I am not ashamed.  My love for searching original art on Ebay grows and grows.  Maybe because I dream of places like this filled with eclectic art, whether it’s …

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An Artist I Love: Lynne Millar

Last year when I was somehow totally on top of blogging (it was a short but wonderful stretch), I shared a post about an artist that I love (Beth Allen) and said I would love to share more artists in the future.  Life happened though, I got pregnant and lost my motivation/energy to keep up …

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Thrifting in Walnut Creek

Every time I’m in Walnut Creek I love to stop in Consignment Plus to see their latest furniture.  While both my kids were napping my mom encouraged me to go and it was an extra special treat to get some shopping time alone.  ^^I keep coming across this style of dresser and I really like …

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An Artist I Love: Beth Allen

I have a running list of artists that I love and I thought it might be fun share some. The fantastic thing about the internet and social media is just how accessible art, even original art, is these days.  An artist can set up their own website or create an etsy account and sell their …

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Ebay Art

I have a dangerous new habit. I go on to eBay, type in “original oil paintings,” set the price range to $0 to $200 and start browsing.  I have yet to buy anything but man have I been tempted.  There are some amazing paintings for some crazy good prices (granted, you have to factor in …

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