Palm Study Prints and a Minted Giveaway

September 17, 2015

I just hit a big number over on Instagram!!! Well, it’s big for me. Oleander + Palm now has 5000 followers there. I’m totally flattered that these folks follow what I’m up to from day to day.   So, to celebrate, I’m hosting a fun GIVEAWAY over on Instagram.  I’ve teamed up with Minted to treat one […]


Color Hunting in Alaska

July 14, 2015

I don’t consider myself an artist, but I do love having opportunities to express myself creatively. I enjoy pushing myself in simple, artistic ways.  Whether it’s just making something with my hands, creating a new recipe or playing with color, it helps me feel alive and energized. We are still on our big road trip […]

Design / DIY / etc.

Pale Pink Chair

May 21, 2015

There were quite a few things I learned from my reader survey that surprised me.  One things you wanted more of was a look behind-the-scenes and more of the studio.  So, here’s a little look at Olivia’s space in the studio. This year, Olivia goes to pre-school 1 to 2 days a week. She’s a […]