Archive for the ‘Lion Man’ Category

my life in color

Posted on August 22nd, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

I’m sitting here in pure Carolina mugginess on a bench on my back porch. It’s the kids’ second day at school after their 3-week break, the day after America’s historic solar eclipse, and close enough to David’s return from NY that I feel like I can start counting down the days. Though it’s been well […]



happy fathers day!

Posted on June 18th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  2 Comments »

We unexpectedly got to spend part of Fathers Day with David after two flight cancellations for his London trip. He’s almost in the air now, and we miss him already. We had an amazing day together, and we’re so glad we got to spend it with him.  Happy Father’s Day to Dadda, my Papa, and […]



our north carolina life

Posted on April 14th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

So we made the jump–sold our home, found a rental house, packed up, and moved–all in the month of March. Our new life is about as different as could be, but little by little we are finding our way and carving out a life here. My Etsy shop is finally open again,  our fridge is […]



bible story models

Posted on February 6th, 2017 by mountain girl  |  3 Comments »

While I was studying illustration at Cazenovia College in upstate NY, I interned under Cheri Bladholm.  She is an amazing illustrator and a really sweet person–one of my favorites. I loved working with her, and gathering reference photos for her paintings was one of my jobs. She was working on a book called Tell Me […]



a brand new man

Posted on January 21st, 2017 by mountain girl  |  6 Comments »

I may or may not have gently coaxed this man to cut his hair, short. The other day I showed him a picture of my favorite haircut on him, taken many, many years ago, and told him how much I liked it, ha. I actually do like his hair long, but I love it a […]