Haunting Girls

I thought I’d show you all a bit of my November mantle before the ol’ Christmas rehaul happens later this week. This time is a bit of a transition between Halloween and Christmas which are so vibrantly festive. I like to have a bit of a calmness between them. I love to rescue old photos, […]

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Tea with Mr. Rochester

I’ve been pondering Mr.Rochester from Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre for a while now, and finally after some urging on etsy I decided to go ahead and make a Mr.Rochester design in my mugs. I think he came out quite brooding and handsome, which is a hard balance to strike! The front of the mug features […]

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Somerset Home

I’m really happy to report that you can find my painted dishes featured in the latest issue of Somerset Home, which hits news stands today (August 1) at major bookstores and craft stores! It was so exciting and surreal to see things that I made in print. Its really a lovely magazine, with lots of […]

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A Dishy Interview

If you live in northern California or thereabouts, did you know that there’s a sweet little store where you can buy Audrey Eclectic original dishware? Yes, sir! Its a new store that has just opened up this past spring, called Dunhaven Place. I was interviewed recently by the store owner, Heidi, so that her customers […]

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Rapturous Red

It’s becoming apparent that I have an affinity for red checks. Which probably isnt’ too surprising since red is my favorite color. Its practically a neutral! What doesn’t go with red? I sent this pretty little package of custom paintings off monday (and I can’t wait to hear how they are received!) and yesterday I […]

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Tea with Mr. Darcy and Lizzie

I was really excited at the prospect of doing a proper tea cup and saucer set, and what better way to spruce them up than with a little Pride and Prejudice love? I’ve painted one cup with a portrait and quote from Mr. Darcy, and another of Miss Lizzie Bennet. I think they came out […]

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Tea with Alice

Well, it’s done! The Alice tea pot is painted and ready for tea time. What do you think? I wasn’t sure how it would go, but I’m pretty pleased with it. It shows Alice having tea with the march hare, framed in rambling roses. On the back side it says “We’re all mad here” (perhaps […]

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