Mother’s Day

Inspiring art for inspiring moms. Happy Mother's Day! Clockwise from left: Hung Liu, Dirty Pink, 2015; Jay DeFeo, The Rose, 1958-66; Sheila Hicks, Bamian (Banyan), 1968; Lee Krasner, The Seasons, 1957

Mother’s Day: The Perennial Layer

With Mother's Day fast approaching (May 12), I am thinking of gifts for my mom and mother-in-law (lovingly called "mum"). They always tell me "I have everything I need",  but the one thing they both love are scarves. They look great in scarves, from bold patterns to soft-colored prints, they have a knack for making…

Cinnamon Almond Flour Donuts

I spent the morning with my dear friend, Tina, baking Cinnamon Roll Almond Flour Donuts for Mother's Day. Last year for Mother's Day, we spent the day at Dragonfly Cakes making petits fours so it seemed appropriate to collaborate on another culinary project. For the recipe, Tina got cute mini donut molds that made these…

For Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 13, is Mother's Day and, if you're like me, gifts of paper and photos are on the list. Here are my favorites that are worth showing off. Although my mom uses a digital camera, she still prefers prints when sharing images of her six grandchildren. This little purse-size album (about 4 x 2.5")…