The Stone Mill Open House Event

Today Element and I attended The Stone Mill’s open house summer event. It was a perfect day to be outside meeting local artisans and vendors! I also put up a little display for our painting party events. As soon as we got there Element had to explore, so we went on a little scavenger hunt…

Hilton DFW Lakes Hotel

My stay in Dallas was a beautiful one… The Hilton DFW Lakes was a great hotel with lots of delicious food, and a beautiful atmosphere. There was another conference there, a Computer Science Educator conference…I scored some resources to take back to school with me since this year we are a lighthouse school for laptops!…

Everythings Bigger in Texas

After high school I went to college in Texas, from 2000-2002, where I met Amber. Her and I were roommates and became best friends right away. The last time I saw her she came up to Maryland to attend my Starry Night painting party, but it was about 13 years ago that I was in…

Representing…

Last weekend I was fortunate to represent Maryland and our school district in Dallas Texas at Balfour Advisor Academy. I am the yearbook club advisor for my school, and we currently work with the company Balfour to produce our yearbooks. Previously we worked with Herff Jones, however, the yearbook representative that I had when I…

Trying new things!

Last night a few of us got together for a paint night at The Stone Mill. We painted palm trees and a sunset! It was a really nice calming evening with the sound of rain off the old mills roof. It poured so hard you could hear the little creek next to the mill roar….

Speaking Freely…

On every holiday people all over send text messages, emails, facebook posts, and tweets saying “Happy (Fill in the Blank) Day!”  This holiday happens to be Independance day, the fourth of July. A day that has represented freedom from the signing of a document by people who wanted to succeed from Europe. As I go to send…

Delicious and Easy

   Oh my, I have to say, these are by far the easiest and most delicious snack I’ve had…ever.  I decided to name the snack: “Call them what you will” because no matter what they are called they’re spectacular!  Call them what you will Ingredients:  Peanut butter Honey Oates Cinnamon Cranberries Chocolate chips / or…

Firefly forests and an explosion!

  Our first outside painting was at The Hodle on the back patio! We had a great time, once we worked with the winds enthusiasm.            It was a delightful time of being creative, making new friends and enjoying good food, drink, and conversation!  Check out the calendar to see what we have scheduled…