Sanna Annukka Inspired Watercolor + Chalk Birds

We’re excited to share this beautiful bird painting art project for kids inspired by artist Sanna Annukka. We are in the midst of the most fabulous summer!  Our 2nd “Pandemic [...]

Seascapes Inspired by Artist Shell Rummel

I was recently on the hunt for some new linens for our cabin when I discovered artist and designer Shell Rummel‘s line of dreamy textiles, and ended up lost for days down a deep rabbit [...]

Ox Painting Project for Kids – 2021 Year of the Ox

We recently shared our Ceramic Ox project for kids that we did in a New Year’s Pottery workshop in our Charlotte, NC pottery studio!  And now we’d love to show off this amazing Ox [...]

2021 Year of the Ox – Ceramic Ox

2021 is Year of the Ox (Chinese New Year).  By the way, 2020 was the year of the rat, in case you were wondering.  And boy did it turn out to be an ugly rat of a year, didn’t it?! The Ox [...]

Reindeer Potato Head

Election Day Art Project Inspired by Artist Lourdes Villagómez

Feast your eyes on this Election Day art project for kids in our special School’s Out Camp that day. This project was loosely inspired by an artist we love, Lourdes Villagómez.  [...]


Elijah earned his BFA in Studio Art from Western Carolina University (along with a BA in Anthropology). As one of the most active members of the ceramics department at Western Carolina [...]

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