Summer Art Camps

 Looking for a summer camp that will challenge your child's creative side? Be sure to sign them up for a fun week of art exploration! With more than 15 years of experience of working with children of all ages and backgrounds, Rebecca Helvey has found a passion for teaching and encouraging a love for the … Continue reading Summer Art Camps

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Mosaic Monday in December

Mosaic Mondays have been a really BIG success!   Many have found it to be extremely relaxing, if you can imagine breaking glass as "relaxing?"  Maybe it's a stress reliever?? I felt like it was time to try a new project with the stained glass and tiles and thought that the holidays would be the perfect … Continue reading Mosaic Monday in December

August Mosaic Monday Kick Off

It has been a BUSY month with end of Summer activities and beginning of school commitments.   As I'm preparing for our upcoming September Mosaic Class, I realized that I never updated the website with the success of our August class. I am happy to say that we have a FULL class for September!  I … Continue reading August Mosaic Monday Kick Off

Art Camp Schedule

Making up our Art Camp schedule and the supplies I need to go and buy. Going to be a good mix of different mediums. There will be painting (acrylic,tempera, water color, etc.), oil pastels, ink block printing, mosaics, etc. So much art in one week!! Can't wait to see what these kids will create! I … Continue reading Art Camp Schedule

Lake House-Living Room Transformation Diary- Part 2

We considered painting the flimsy, dark paneling a lighter shade to lighten the room. However,  we discovered that there was no sheetrock or any kind of insulation between the paneling and the bedroom walls that flank both sides of the living room. Three things: #1 This meant that there was no sound barrier.  We didn't want … Continue reading Lake House-Living Room Transformation Diary- Part 2

Day 3 – Jamberry Nails Experiment

This was the day that my inlaws were coming into town to see our "Dirty Diamond,"  share in a celebration for my daughter's 8th birthday and spend some quality time with the family. I wonder why I didn't take more pictures of my fingernails that day??? Probably because I was STRESSING OUT TO THE MAX! … Continue reading Day 3 – Jamberry Nails Experiment

Kitchen Cabinet Install Day

Yesterday, Jonathan took the day off of work.  Most of his fixer upper time is in the evenings.  I feel bad for him.  I know he works hard during the day and then comes home to more work.  Although, I think the house work is more therapeutic for him...or at least I keep telling myself that … Continue reading Kitchen Cabinet Install Day