Usher in the Springtime Giveaway!

   Well, remember that snow we were supposed to have? What a laugh! I woke up that morning and squinted out the bedroom window– why did it look so brown outside? Well, because there was hardly any snow to speak of! While flurries fell in the night, they didn’t stick. It was still too warm. […]

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Jane Austen Postcards are in!

I was so excited yesterday when the big box of postcards arrived on my doorstep! The Jane Austen postcard set is now in and ready to purchase in my etsy shop! The set also comes with white envelopes so you can mail them as a traditional card if you wish. What do you think? They’ve […]

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Jane Austen on my mind

“Anne Elliot” Now available in my etsy shop       Yesterday I was happy to finally put the finishing touches on my Anne Elliot painting, and now my Austen heroine set is complete! I’ve painted Anne at her writing desk penning a letter (to who? About what? Only she may know!) Outside her window […]

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The Dashwood Sisters

  I just finished up this painting this morning, and I’m so happy with how it turned out! It’s Elinor and Marianne– The Dashwood sisters from Sense and Sensibility. I’m continuing my collection of Jane Austen characters (I’ve already got an “Emma” and “Lizzie” that you can now buy in my etsy shop.)   This was […]

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The Jane Austen Collection

   Well, as promised— and after talking about it most of the summer— here it is! The Jane Austen notecard set! What do you think? I hope that you love them! It is so nice to see this little project through to completion!   Each set contains six cards with matching white envelopes. They measure 4.25×5.5″ […]

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Just a peek….

    Well, I have been planning and scheming about greeting cards for what feels like the entire summer! I worked hard on a set of Jane Austen inspired images and then submitted them for printing and today they arrived at my doorstep!    I’m still playing around with how I will package them and […]

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May I present Miss Elizabeth Bennet….

  The sun is setting on this weekend and I’ve got one more Austen portrait complete. This is, of course, Miss Lizzie Bennet. And she is such a favorite that I had a hard time getting her down in paint in a way that satisfied me. I decided to let her hair down wild, with […]

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