Category: decor

Valentine Heart Garland

I’m not into flowers and chocolates but I do love an excuse to cut hearts out of paper. In Montpelier, Vermont where I was living the Valentine Phantom would plaster the town with thousands of red hearts. That means spending several hours in sub-freezing temps in the middle of the night taping pieces of paper to every window on every… Read more →

“dream eyes & god catchers” art show with kate sprout

Montpelier Art Walk event, sponsored by Montpelier Alive: DREAM EYES & GOD CATCHERS by RACHAEL RICE & KATE SPROUT sculptural, large-scale dream catcher installation from montpelier’s favorite sister act duo at salaam boutique in montpelier, vermont.  big, reverent, and re-imagined interpretations of this native cultural symbol through the lens of modern bohemia.  show also showcases photography by both artists, all… Read more →

dendrochronology, tree rings, and art

i truly cannot comprehend how an acorn can become a tree.  but more on my acorn obsession later. because right now i’m completely captivated by tree rings. dendrochronology or tree-ring dating is the method of scientific dating based on the analysis of tree-ring growth patterns. Chris Harrison made “digg rings” by visually representing the “most dugg” stories of the day… Read more →