The Turquoise Buddha was one of our purchases from this stand alone, expansive, pottery store (where I spent 4 whole hours) and I have not seen anything even remotely similar to this anywhere else, so far. Read on if you want to know more about it. Continue reading “The Turquoise Buddha”
This is treasure island for all those you love your decorating your garden, patio, front yard, backyard and interiors!
Continue reading “Potstop ~ Your one-stop shop for home and garden decor”
Peacock feathers and peacocks are probably one of my most favorite things to paint. So I chose this canvas acrylic painting to announce a very happy news!!
Continue reading “Peacock Feather Canvas Art + an exciting announcement!”
My love for plants, planters and my patio makes me do these things. And I enjoy every bit of it. My last DIY post focused on reusing and recycling, you can see it here. So here’s a slightly different tutorial post.
I wanted a luscious big money plant or Epipremnum aureum for my patio. They just look so green and full of life with the beautifully shaped leaves. But for this, I needed a plant stand.
Continue reading “DIY Painted Chair as a Plant Stand ~ From Drab to Fab!”
This feels absolutely fantastic! When I thought of blogging I knew it would not be just about food. I wanted to primarily share my art with all of you. And in 2 months of starting my blog, I get this honor ~ The Creative Blogger Award! The word ‘creative’ is Such a big compliment for me! Continue reading “The Creative Blogger Award!!”
Let me introduce my famous foursome. These are my fashion-forward planters. Continue reading “DIY Painted Planters ~ Color Blocking”
I loved San Francisco as soon as I first laid my eyes on it. It’s a city with not only a heart but also a soul. And what made the city even better for me was AB’s enthusiasm to show me around the place, it’s events and the other interesting factors that make SF so unique. And in sync with that, here’s my pictorial post on San Francisco Pride 2015, our second visit to Pride Parade and the fiesta that follows. Continue reading “San Francisco Pride ’15 ~ Equality Without Exception”
Painting can be most relaxing. I sort of knew this, but I better experienced it at Paint Nite. Well, what is Paint Nite? Continue reading “Paintings from Paint Nite”
Summer is here. Temperatures are soaring. (I hear on Monday it will be 90 F).The sun seems to be shining right on top of our heads already. But then it IS summer! Summer means no school, more fun and lots of activities. (yes yes, swimming pool, I am coming!) But before I tell you what inspired me to make this design for my first succulent planter, parents take note. Fret not thinking “What am I going to do all of summer?! No school, no camp, kids at home!!” This could be one of the activities you could engage them with. 🙂
As I have mentioned in ‘About Me’ I like painting. But I have not mentioned my love for gardening.I have been gardening and self-learning the do’s and don’ts for three years now and have accumulated quite a few terracotta and clay planters. This spring I decided our patio needs a makeover. And I wanted to achieve that by indulging in what I am obsessed with now – painting terracotta planters or pots.