Creative Inspirations

Color study; easter table setting

Easter is an excuse for using lots of color and I'll take any excuse I can get!  Traditions in egg coloring and flushes of spring flowers draw us to dressing our tables with lots of it for the holiday.  My table this year is pulled from the color in my collection of Ukrainian hand dyed… Continue reading Color study; easter table setting

Creative in the Kitchen

Me and Monet

We had a special guest for easter; Claude Monet.  In fact, he was here all that week during my mid-night sleepless hours as I re-read his cooking journals in the book Monet's Table.  To submerge myself in his aesthetic for life - outside of his aesthetic on canvas - is a comforting reminder for me that… Continue reading Me and Monet