Wabi-Sabi

Wabi-Sabi

When the painter finished painting our studio, we discovered that he had left off the handle to our exterior door. In fact, he hadn’t even painted it to match. We decided to reattach it without painting it in celebration of the Japanese aesthetic known as...
Southwest Art Festival

Southwest Art Festival

We have set up our Little Bird de Papel booth at the Southwest Art Festival in Indio, CA. The weather is beautiful and my Tyvek cranes are dancing in the  breeze. Among our offerings are my origami earrings, handmade art cards, original wall art, and, of course,...

Trip to Indio

Richard and I are headed for the Southwest Art Festival, Jan. 26-29, Indio California. Today as we traveled through inclement weather, Richard was inspired to write a quick poem. Neither rain nor snow nor alternative facts Can keep an artist from a show And...
First blog post

First blog post

We’re excited to unveil our new blog at the same time we are unveiling our new studio facade. My assistant Deb Weaver and I picked the colors to match our logo. The new facade reflects our love for color and whimsy. We are located in a walking neighborhood just...