Category: Lesleys Art and Design

Interior Inspiration from Fashion

  [Images by Lesley Myrick for Style Illuminated; fashion image from Atlantic-Pacific] In case you missed it last week, I put together a fun ‘lil post on Style Illuminated where I designed a bedroom based on a springtime outfit. (I’m no fashionista, but I sure have a soft spot for style – as evidenced by my always-evolving… Read more »

Beautiful Messes

[Photos by lesleymyrick on Instagram] I’ve been hung up on this idea for a while that I need a studio. Not just want, but need. I mean, how else can you create art? It’s soooo much work to take my boxes of art supplies out of the closet and set everything up and then clean… Read more »

Doing My Own Thing

[Image via Inspiring Words on Pinterest; original source unknown]   Good morning! Thanks for your patience and understanding during my little blogging break. Here’s where my heart is at after taking time to breathe and think… I have followed all sorts of tips and tricks to “build a better blog”. I’ve read every article, followed… Read more »

Big Shop News: Greeting Cards are HERE!

Yup, you read that right…blank greeting cards featuring mini prints of my collages are are now available in my Etsy shop! Two different sets of cards with envelopes are available – one with sweet and encouraging quotes, and one with awesome scripture verses. They’re printed on super yummy ultra premium professional heavyweight matte paper, and… Read more »

etsy shop reopening + giveaway!

After a summer hiatus (read: my entire studio was packed up in boxes while we were away for two months and then moved to California) I’m so excited to be re-opening my Etsy shop! Not only are original commissions available (using your favorite quotes or photos) but there are also tons of great affordable art… Read more »

a gift for you!

Want to know how much my dear readers – YOU – mean to me? A LOT. So to say thanks, I wanted to give you a little something…a shiny new desktop wallpaper! (Click the links below to download.) 2048 x 1536 1600 x 1200 1280 x 800 Happy August 1st! Much love,

big news :: etsy shop is open!

Hello dear blog friends! I’m super pumped today because after a long hiatus (you know, that whole “being in another country without your art and business supplies” thing) I’m finally RE-LAUNCHING MY ETSY SHOP! Visit the shop here for some awesome, affordable art prints or to have a custom collage made with your own words… Read more »