I create decorative art that’s also functional. If it will hold still I paint it, ink it, sew it, or sculpt it. When I first married there were so many unique things available to decorate a home, but I couldn’t afford to buy them, so I figured out how to make them.
I make reproduction antique dolls and wooden toys. I sew blankets for children. I paint with acrylic and alcohol ink. I do custom work.
I also repurpose old furniture, such as the 60s fiberglass chair (pictured here) that had been put out for trash. I sanded, painted and decorated it with an octopus doodle.
My custom cotton blankets are about $100.00. My custom art on canvas or yupo starts at $35.