natalie raku mask | offthebeatenpress.com
26Aug

When I was a little girl, my grandmother took my brother and I to have our faces cast. We were in Canada at the time, near our home in Alma. My parent’s didn’t know we were doing it. My uncle & grandmother took us over to the studio without them. I remember it being really hot

rockbottom | offthebeatenpress.com
22Aug

This summer has flown by. I feel like it has just been a whirlwind of change for me. I am just trying to take some time to process, relax, pass time with friends and celebrate life.  

Places I Once Called Home: Centreville | offthebeatenpress.com
12Aug

I only have a few memories of this tiny townhouse. It was the house that my parents brought me home to as a newborn. I recall my Peter Rabbit bedroom easily with this fabric hot air balloon that hung from the ceiling. I also think about all the tiny pieces of candy that littered the

birds do it | offthebeatenpress.com
06Aug

Another class, another amazing group of creative people! One of my students has a radio station called “birds do it.” She made this coster on chipboard to advertise. We had a Shakespeare quote and played with some linocuts that are laying around the studio. And the birds made an appearance on this poem…

House Painting | offthebeatenpress.com
04Aug

I will probably post an entry with a bunch of house pics at some point but over the weekend I had a blast painting my kitchen red & some stripes in my entry way! The red in the Kitchen is called “classic red.” A lot of my appliances, like my Kitchen Aid or toaster are