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  • Lapis is the New Turquoise

    I noticed that my jewelry collection is becoming quite heavy – with Lapis. I have been stacking cuffs for a few years, but lately, I have been stacking lapis on lapis on lapis – breaking it up with my silver cuffs and my watch. People have stopped me on the street and asked me where […]

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  • Inspiration: Sarah Morris

    I love art in unexpected places.  Tucked in a breezeway between the old and new Tulsa Convention Center buildings, I spotted this tiled mural and was immediately intrigued.   The next morning I started researching the mural. I found this Tulsa World article and learned the work was designed by world-renown artist Sarah Morris. Based […]

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  • Inspiration Files: Sarah Otts

    Always on the hunt for new experiences, last summer I purchased a cheap easel, set of brushes and acrylics.  I have always loved creating and painting seemed relatively inexpensive and fun. The results are not blog worthy, but I am having a great time!  I am learning so much about myself and importance of being patient. […]

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  • Project 220 FT:  Edward S. Curtis

    I love books.  I was delighted to move into an apartment with ample built-ins for my book collection.  Then, I unpacked.  My book “collection” fills about 40 feet of shelving.  I just measured the shelves…I have 220 feet of shelf space. So, I am going to buy more books!  Found this book in a sale […]