Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Spring Flowers Frame

Pretty Salmon ice princess narcissus, lily of the valley and pale green viburnum surround this 11x13 frame with a 5x7 opening. Perfect for a wedding present? Or mother's day - order a spring frame with your favorite flowers painted on the frame and mat.

Friday, April 13, 2007

Blue Cottage Dollhouse

Welcome to the blue cottage dollhouse designed for a boy or a girl to love and take care of it features brightly painted and furnished rooms with handsewn curtains bedding and pillows as well as the clothes on Mama's back! With cedar shingles and flowers sprouting from the windowboxes this is sure to please even the most finicky of real estate tyke tycoons!

Jour du Juin Bookcase

This bookcase jazzes up an otherwise plain office with its bright red glossy paint and trellis of florwers vines and flying fluttering beetles, dragonflies, bees, and other bugs. With a deep yellow interior it is a spot of sunshine for any room.

Kitchen Cannisters

Flowers for Flour
Bunnies are Sweet Sugar
Tea is, well, TEA
and Fish are salt of the Sea
Order your own set of custom painted cannisters for your kitchen counter

Kitchen Backsplash Tiles

This kitchen backsplash behind the stove is a mosaic of topiary favorites surrounding the family and house. Let me paint a whimsica lbacksplash for your kitchen that captures some of your favorite things. All tiles are 4x4 and can also be painted in 6x6 or 12x12. Handglazed and kiln fired earthenware.

Tulip Table

Copied directly from the fabric in the windows and on the pillows, this hand painted tulip pattern is a lively pick me up in an otherwise formal room. I can copy any fabric or pattern you like onto a piece of furniture to bring another dimension of pattern into your decor.

Sweet Grace Mirror

Painted for a Girl named Grace (who is very sweet) this mirror graces the walls of a sweet sweet bedroom as well! With simple yellow and blue flowers and pink corner bouquets it is just right to hang over the dresser.

Jour du Juin Mirror

Inspiration taken from the fabulous wallpaper "Jour du Juin" this large mirror is painted with a trellis of vines and assorted colorful flowers and bugs.

Spring Garden Mirror

All the blossoms of spring dance around the border of this pretty Robin's Egg blue mirror: daffodils, bleeding heart, lilacs and columbine combine with a delicate Robin's Nest nestled in the corner . Sweet strawberries ready to be plucked from their vines entwined with johnny jump ups and violets and all the delights of spring.

Blue and White Tile Border

Wonderful shades of blue characterize this fanciful border of imagined flowers surrounding this dining room fireplace. The whole picture engineered to flow from tile to tile designed and crafted to exactly fit this particular space.

Handpainted Custom Tiles

A fireplace surrounded by a collection of tiles illustrating all the favorite flower and pets and birds on this pastoral property. I would love to help you with a custom tile surround for your fireplace or any other tile needs. These are kiln fired earthenware tiles with rich undergalze colors and a durable overglaze.

Koi Stacked Birdbath

The koi aren't coy in this painted terra cotta bird bath. Pots in ascending size stack up to hold the top with trompe l'0iele koi swimming about.
What would you layer on each of your pots?
We did dragonflies, bees and boats.... Fully functional in the garden. Bring it inside in the winter

Preppy Ponies Picnic

Enjoy your next picnic with a pretty preppy ponies picnic hamper. With an elegant monogram in the middle and green shetland ponies - what more could you ask for when off to the races!

Jumping Frogs Chair

Sit back and watch the garden grow as friendly frogs up upon your chair and buzzing bees frolic in the clouds. Available in child and adult sizes - these adirondack chairs can be painted any motif you like.

Butterfly Adirondack Chair

Sit back and watch the butterflies flutter by... Available in child and adult sizes, I can custom paint a chair that will sit happily outside with many coats of gloss varnish to weather any storm. Perk up your terrace or garden for when those flowers don't bloom -

Monogram Headboard

With butterflies and flowers thissweet headboard bears the monogram of the princess that slumbers away beneath gingham and stripes and everything nice.

Monkey Camel Headboard

This twin size headboard was painted to match a client's fabric for their son's bedroom. With the monkey on the camel's back and diginified lions atop each post wouldn't it be fun to fall asleep dreaming of these animals? I would love to copy your favorite fabric or paint something that coordinates with your bedroom. For Adults and Children alike a pretty painted headboard can catch the sweetest of dreams. Many shapes and sizes available.

Puppet Theater

Wouldn't it be fun to put on a show behind those cheery striped curtains! This handbuilt and handpainted puppet theater can be built to your specifications with any imagery you like - we chose pictures from favorite stories for this one - what would you choose?

Yellow Cottage Dollhouse

Yellow Country Cottage Dollhouse
Move the right in with your bears, bunnies or people to this charming four room dollhouse complete with handpainted furniture, curtains, and clothes for the lucky family within (also included) With cedar shingles and gingerbread trim this house can be painted in any colors you like

Yellow Dollhouse Front Opening

TheBears' Townhouse in Yellow

Move right in to this charming three story front opening dollhouse townhouse that comes fully furnished with handpainted furnitishings and curtains and a friendly family of bears ready to play. Mama Papa and Baby all await your loving care as the eat by the fire, sleep in their pretty bedroom or let baby play in his room upstairs. All handbuilt and hand painted.

Child's China Cupboard

Bunny China Cupboard
What child wouldn't want to partake of a tea party from this sweet handpainted china cupboard? With a handpainted tea service for four it invites many an afternoon of tea and crumpets with a friend.

Greenhead Basket

Greenhead Fly Basket
The dreaded greenhead was forever immortalized (and requested!) on this Ipswich client's picnic basket. What would a picnic be without a big biting fly or too? A de rigueur companion on the beach - these buzzing bugs do not sting, rather they celebrate the marauders of July on both basket and plate!
Commission your favorite insect if you dare!

Tulip Picnic Basket

Tulips and Flowers Basket
Bring along a basket of tulips and flowers that never wilt with bees and bugs that never sting. Fill it with fare that you can serve on these handpainted ceramic plates that have a matching pattern!
What are your favorite flowers from the garden? Have them painted on a picnic hamper!

Portrait Puppets

Isabelle, Pam, John and Tigger
Photorealism with felt and buttons? Try me! I will be happy to recreate your family or friends with the contents of my sewing basket - you'd be amazed what the right button can do for a twinkling eye! Personality included anad combine with a puppet theater and you're all set for many a production.

Reunion on the Dunes Basket

Reunion on the Dunes Picnic Basket
Many generations enjoying the sand on this picnic basket that has a picnic even when no-ones there! Primitive portraits of favorite folks people the lid - who do you want to bring on your picnics?

Purrfect Picnic Basket

Purrfect poise pose Picnic
Hunca Munca kitty Cat was very proud to be the subject of her human's picnic basket. Along with her friend Dundee, she was assured of a feature spot at any luncheon on the lawn. Why not commission a portrait of your furry friends on a New England crafted ashwood hamper with a coordinating fabric lining?

Duck Duck Rooster Bucket

Duck Duck Rooster Bucket
A picnic basket in the form of an old tin bucket from a working barn. The farm itself wraps around the body of the bucket while the clucking and quacking residents waddle around the top. Give me any old thing from your house or barn and I will transform it for you!

Circus Train Toy Wagon

Circus Train Toy Wagon

"Please don't feed the animals - they're already stuffed"

That is the sign that hangs from this fabulous toy chest that rolls along on working wheels with fun illustrations reminiscent of H.A. Rey. Try the multi - colored version or come up with your own combination of colors to delight your Young Ringmaster!

Thursday, April 12, 2007

Jungle Jam Trunk

Jungle Jam Trunk
This playful trunk includes a tiger, leopard, elephant and zebra on a fun background with dots and plaids and vines and checks with a fabulous monogram in the center of the lid!

Garden Friends Trunk

Garden Friends Trunk
Four footed friends from the garden rest on this sweet toybox/coffee table trunk with a rabbit, chipmunk, mouse and grey and red squirrel with pretty vines of colorful flowers and a cheerful blue gingham