Art, Family, Home, Life

Shadowbox Christmas

Have you ever owned a shadowbox? All of my life I have been somewhat fascinated by the feast for the eyes they give. From the one in my great Aunt Redia’s sewing room to many various ones I had seen while growing up in the 1970’s, a time when shadow boxes were more popular.  However,… Read More Shadowbox Christmas

Art, Life

7 Tips for Creating an Artful Home

Subscribe    1. Provide lots of art mediums.  We exposed our children at an early age to art mediums such as water colors, acrylics, pastel crayons, washable pens, clay, and different types of paper (including the butcher paper with which we covered the dining table!)  And thanks to grandparents and friends, at birthdays and Christmas,… Read More 7 Tips for Creating an Artful Home

Art, Scripture

Foxes Have Holes

And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.” Luke 9:58 But this cozy, cute fox lays his head amid the lambswool. He has a soft plush face and a paisley tail and patches. During our visit to Montana… Read More Foxes Have Holes


Artful Home

“Train up a child in the way he should go [and in keeping with his individual gift or bent], and when he is old he will not depart from it.”  Proverbs 22:6  We knew right off the bat that our daughter was an artist.  Almost as soon as she could hold a pencil, she began… Read More Artful Home