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Monthly Archives: April 2012

Artwork: Handmade Teapot and Teacups

In addition to my mixed media paintings and visual journal, I love using clay. I fell in love with it in high school, and had amazing professors in college who only pushed my love for it further. While in high school I tried for a month to use the pottery wheel… and failed miserably. At … Continue reading »

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Visual Journal Page 52: My Dream Home

The beginnings of things are typically very exciting, and this was a very exciting time in my life. Nick and I had just gotten engaged, we were planning our wedding, and had recently decided to go ahead and buy a house. Around this time President Obama decided to offer incentive to new home buyers, $8,000.00… … Continue reading »

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Visual Journal Page 51: Wedding Plans

Wedding planning is exciting, happy, fun, stressful, time consuming, aggravating, and difficult. The excitement can quickly wear off as you start to realize exactly what planning a wedding entails. You are planning every detail of an entire day, from start to finish, for a lot of people. Luckily I am blessed with an amazing family, … Continue reading »

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Mixed Media: Trapped

This mixed media piece was made to go with my other mixed media piece, “Caged“. They are meant to hang next to each other, and reference the upper and lower parts of a whole body. While they create one body, by hanging them next to each other it appears as though the body is split. … Continue reading »

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Visual Journal Page 50: Two Peas in a Pod

I have been lucky to have some pretty amazing roommates. A lot of people warn you not to room with a close friend when you go off to school, but I took a risk and roomed with my best friend from high school, and we happily lived together for five years. Throughout college we had … Continue reading »

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