Reindeer Baby Christmas Cards!

It has finally started to feel like late fall here in Germany. It is chilly and drizzly and the leaves have completely changed colors. So, I’m now in full “cozy” mode. I’m knitting, enjoying comfort food like stews and the like, even lighting the occasional fire in the fireplace at nights! It’s a good thing,… Continue reading Reindeer Baby Christmas Cards!

“I miss the Sea” Mermaid Linocut Print

I love nautical folk art. When I was a kid, my mom would get me a doughnut at the little cafe in our grocery store. There was an old-fashioned-looking, carved panel of a whale on the wall that I remember very well. It represented everything that Ohio was not. It seemed to be from another age and… Continue reading “I miss the Sea” Mermaid Linocut Print

In Love with Corvids, Part Deux

You may remember back when I was in the states this summer, I was inspired to make some drawings of ravens and crows after getting to know a family of them outside our cabin in the Hocking Hills. I have been playing around with more images of crows and a medium I haven’t experimented with… Continue reading In Love with Corvids, Part Deux

New Business Name! Pith and Root Studio

I am pleased to announce that I have changed the name of my Etsy shop and blog! From now on, I’m calling my business and shop Pith and Root Studio. I have mulled this step over for about a year. When I first opened my Etsy shop, I thought the best thing would be to use… Continue reading New Business Name! Pith and Root Studio

Ups and Downs and In-Betweens

New musings and new work! Check this new work out, as always, in my Etsy shop. I was overwhelmed by the response to my last blog post in which I talked about my lifelong struggle with depression and anxiety. I received so many comments expressing support and even some private admissions by friends who had… Continue reading Ups and Downs and In-Betweens