feather in the night :: off the easel

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Feather in the Night, 10″ x 10″, papier collé and oil, birch wood canvas, resined. Completed and sold.

Never a dull moment when creating a night scene, the process of creating depth with black oil pastels and trimming out all the stars and making them pop with gold metallic oil. Dreamy. ~ Nadine

a splash of simplicity :: rugs

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We nearly fell off our chairs when we came across this splendid coral and beige hand tufted rug. It came in a round that would have been perfect for the studio … we debated too long and it was sold out. Drats! The following three also peak our interest, oh so pleasantly graphic … {all via Houzz}
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studio life :: sage atelier

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We couldn’t resist a few pics of the studio before embarking on a new canvas. The studio tends to get a bit messy when I’m feverishly working on a new piece of artwork … not to mention, while we are also filling orders for SAGE+LØVE. Franny, our Executive Designer, put in her two cents as usual >> giving a photo bomb a whole new meaning. Check out the BEFORE and AFTER pictures {click here and here} of the studio from years ago when we had to gut it {and yes, there was orange shag carpeting and white tile with aqua-green grout}.

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cranberry tangerine rosemary + cream soda mocktail :: friday at five

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Today, in the studio, we added a little extra cheer to our mocktails {aka, vodka}. We’ve been working extra hard on getting our “riveting” belt straps completed and ready for market. An extra shot was mandatory {what’s your excuse?}.
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