Sunday, September 28, 2014

Hilltop Windmill

The rustic and artfully painted windmill sits still for now. Behind gray and cream storm clouds make their way across the valley to the foothills. Only slivers of midnight blue sky are left. Below the sun parched grasses await the rain.  Available in my shop.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Sacramento Southern

These vintage train cars are part of the Heritage Railroad operated by the California State Railroad Museum. Located in Old Sacramento it runs along the levee on the Sacramento River. Warm tones industrial character great for boys room, office wall art or man cave. More info in my shop.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Vintage Camera Photograph Print Polaroid Land

With the help of the soft morning sunshine I am able to mimic the style of it's subject in this photograph print. Manufactured from 1975-1977 this Polaroid Land Camera Photo is the Super Shooter Plus, sitting on it's manual and case close by, this photography print gives you that retro 70's decor with out the clutter.  Here in my shop.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Black Walnut Mini Book Necklace

Rich dark brown, brass, bronze, copper, wonderful fall tones, are all here in this mini book necklace. Soft re-purposed leather on the outside and 78 blank and 2 mulberry pages are inside this tiny hand bound journal. Dangling from the braided leather cord is chain and a little copper bead. A small lobster claw clasp in the braid helps when wrapped to hold closed your treasured imprints.See more photos here.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Yuba River Sierra Nevada Mountains

Nostalgic tones and textures bring out the wild West in this photograph of the Yuba River making it's way down the canyons of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

The Start of My Mini Mania

I think I was five when my parents brought home this souvenir for me.
It even has a little hole on the spine so you can make it a necklace.
Accordion fold with colorized black and white photos...
inspired my altering the back.
Funny how a little gift sparks something within in ways you cannot imagine.

Friday, September 19, 2014

Heart String

Garden vines drape "hearts" against the textured vintage trunk background for your home decor.
Find it here.
Back lit by the setting sun hangs this blooming pomegranate. Soft dreamy pastels make for a beautiful photography print for your home decor.
Pink Petals
Photography Print
8 x 10 inches
Pigment Inks, Premium Paper
Here in my shop.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Field Journalist

Add a little retro to your day. Black and shades of brown dominate this vintage camera photography print. This landscape photography sets a baby brownie special camera on a Smith Corona Sterling sitting in a golden grass field. Here in my shop.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Siver Moon Mini

Chart your stars, create new horizons on the watercolor paper accordion folded in this mini book necklace. Repurposed leather and a repurposed 1970's silver and coral moon earring adorn this 1 x 1.5 x .75 inch book. Hangs from 30 inch leather cord with clasp. See more photos in my shop.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Fruit Barn

Dwarfed by the nearby Valley Oak and nestled near the ravine this large fruit packing barn sits in what was once the “Fruit Capital of the World”. Let your decor make a unique statement with this circular photography print.New photography in my shop.