Wednesday, September 24, 2008


from a quick sketch to a new design, this does not happen often enough....way tooo many projects & not enough to San Francisco, CA for my b'day weekend...looking forward to finishing this new design....inspire by one cute pup

Monday, September 22, 2008


my day is brighten with a fun find for my new tea...this little tea gadget makes me smile....BRIGHTEN everyday with fun finds that make you smile

Sunday, September 21, 2008


oh boy, it's that time again, birthday presents are popping up left & right...these are some of my new toys....Kremer Pigments, NYC....really beautiful colors!

Wednesday, September 17, 2008


brilliant late summer day....lovely to be sketching in my garden....that dab of Fall color reminds me that I'll be another year older did I get this old, this fast?

Tuesday, September 16, 2008


cover for my Nantucket book project...yes, Nantucket is this quaint.

Monday, September 15, 2008


saw Mary Cassett's exhibit at Shelburne Museum,VT...then came Ninon's email from France..perfect inspiration for a baby drawing....a French baby that has the same Chinese name as me, pretty cool

Friday, September 12, 2008


finally have a few hours to rework some of my sketches from Nantucket....more favorite things to do on the island: endless biking & beach walks, wonderful boutiques & galleries, excellent resturants, Sconset"s beach cottages & days begins & ends on the beach...just collecting scenes for my paintings & for my mind's eyes

Thursday, September 11, 2008


some of my favorite things on Nantucket: beautiful bike path, calm & elegance, gorgeous ocean views, moon wash beaches, cool breeze & cool drinks, beach walks, yoga on the beach....

Tuesday, September 9, 2008


Nantucket is a small island, one is never far from the water....watercolor seems the perfect medium to capture the island's light infused landscapes

Monday, September 8, 2008


I've visited Nantucket MA in all seasons.... on each visit, when I get off the ferry, the island feels like home...I've traveled alot,  Nantucket is one of the few places that feels like home to me....some small sketches, more to follow