Let’s do this again! Furniture Painting 101, via Zoom!

Hello again! Mr. Wonderful and I just got in from taking our four-legged grandson out for his evening walk.  Quarantine or not, spring evenings in Northern California are wonderful!  I hope you're doing well! Last week, I decided to do my first … ...Continue reading >>

Join our Live Facebook 50% Off Sale, Tuesday at 4 P.M.!

Hello, darling! I hope you're fairing well, during these days of uncertainty.  I have faith it's going to be all right. I really appreciate your online paint, I.O.D and craft kit orders! I hope you'll take a look at our Live Facebook Sale, … ...Continue reading >>

Ready to get crafty?! Check out our first Class Kit! To-Go!

Hello friends! How are you holding up, during all of this craziness in our world, right now? I wish I was one of those people who could relax easily, reading a book or binging on Netflix.  It's just not something I excel at! I am getting some … ...Continue reading >>

Design Tips & News from the Shop!

Hello Friends! I don't know about you, but the last week has been an all out roller coaster ride!  Not the kind of ride that makes you laugh and giggle, but the scary kind. But since that's no fun to talk about, let's talk about making things … ...Continue reading >>

News from the Shop!

Hello sweetheart!, How are you holding up, with all this virus stuff?  I hope you aren't losing sleep over all the non-stop news!  From the number of customers at the shop today, it may be time for all of us to get our affairs in order!    I sure … ...Continue reading >>

Updating an Old Chalk Board with I.O.D. Transfers

Hello Princess!, I hope your week is off to a great start! I was delighted to learn that my nephew and his wife, welcomed their first born, while I slept, last night!  A healthy baby girl!  Great news! After running errands this morning, I stopped … ...Continue reading >>

This Week at the Shop!

Greetings, gorgeous! First of all, I hope you're  enjoying a delicious day off! Happy President's Day! Since the shop didn't open until 11:30 yesterday, (Sunday), we  had a slow-moving morning...my favorite! As devoted grandparents, we had a … ...Continue reading >>

Spring Classes are Now Online! Plus More!

Hello Valentine!, Before I share about new workshops and arrivals, let me remind you about our Sweetheart Sale, through Sunday!  Everything in our Makery, (Fusion & Iron Orchid Designs) is 10% Off   All candles, including our Lifetime … ...Continue reading >>

Sweetheart Sale, This Week!

Hello, sweetheart! There's love in the air and it's a good reason for a sale! Love can be romantic, but it can be showered on just about everyone, with a smile, a hug, a compliment, an encouraging word.  So let's not miss the opportunity to … ...Continue reading >>

Ready for a Spring Get-Away?

Greetings! While in Las Vegas, for winter market, we  had dinner with our long-time friends, who own the wonderful Kauai condo that we stayed in, last November. The condo is right across the street from the ocean and I loved going to sleep at … ...Continue reading >>

Dallas Market Update!

Hello beautiful! This is a long one, so get your sweet tea or beverage of choice, sit back and set a spell! (Yes, I've been to Texas!) I hope your new year is off to a good start!  Just between you and me, January is probably my least favorite … ...Continue reading >>