November 4, 2011

A Room of Her Own

I painted more on Graffiti Love this week, but I had trouble capturing what I'd done in a photograph so I'm going to share my studio instead. It isn't much, but I am SO thankful for this little room of my own.

To the right of my art table is a large picture window that overlooks my porch.  To the left of the peach chair is the living room where MUCH living happens. And I'm in the big middle of it.

By day, my kids are in and out talking, asking questions, sharing together. By night, it's quiet and thought-provoking--time for me to focus.

I would love to highlight each the little thing and share what it all means to me but alas, I'm out of time.  I'll save that for another day.

Inspired by Amanda Soule's blogA Friday ritual. A few photos  - capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember.



  1. such a lovely cosy looking room! thanks for sharing - I love to peek into other folk's homes and learn a little more about the artists who I meet thanks to PPF each week!

  2. Looks like a fun and creative space. Very cozy--I love bookshelves lined with lots of books. Feels like they are "hugging" the room :).

  3. so nice to have a space of your own in amongst the family!

    love this

    love and light

  4. That peach chair looks lovely and cozy.
    Love how your photo captures the creativity and warmness that flows in the room. :) Looks like lots of wonderful memories are created there. :)

    All the best,
    Mixed-Media Map Art

  5. I'm envious of your room! It looks perfect for inspiring some serious creativity!

    Have a great weekend! :)

  6. Beautiful cosy place to work. Thank you for sharing. Happy PPF, x

  7. It's a beautiful work room. You must be very neat not to have paint on that lovely peach chair. My art room looks so plain next to this one with REAL furniture, not castoff desks like mine. Faye

  8. seeing into other people's houses, and where they get creative. You have a lovely warm space that seems like it would just wrap around you.

  9. It's a perfect space! And I adore all of the paintings up high.

    I agree with carlarey--such a warm and inviting place to work!


  10. Your room does look lovely, so inviting a lovely place to create. Off to visit your etsy store now, so much inspiration here, blessings, Amanda!

    Amanda - Realityarts-Creativity
    Art Blog

  11. It's always fun to see other people's art studio. Yours looks bright, comfy and cozy.

  12. It's so nice to see your studio space! I finally reorganized everything since I got my new vintage buffet but still need to changes things up on the wall before I share with the world. Isn't it wonderful to have a place where you and your loved ones feel creative & inspired?
    I hope you are having a wonderfully productive week.
    Much Love,

  13. I just love to see where artists create. It is so fun to see all the little bits of things & where things are put. Looks like a wonderful creating space!


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