Bust Out of Boring™

a blog by lesley myrick | create a kickass home you love

How Artist Sheila Keene is Empowering Women

November 24, 2020

I’ve always had a love for mixed media and collage art. In fact, when I first started my interior design career, I was also teaching collage art classes at a scrapbooking store in Toronto. (Remember when scrapbooking was cool, back in 2006?) My art always…

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Artist Mione Plant’s Mathematical Beauty

November 17, 2020

I met artist Mione Plant in Dallas, Texas in an unusual way – she was a consultant with the company I used for custom draperies! (For this project, actually.) I loved collaborating with her on my design projects, and with a shared love of art…

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Artist Kathleen Jones’ Modern Abstract Still Lifes

November 10, 2020

I am crushing on artist Kathleen Jones and her modern abstract still life paintings sooooo hard. She’s based in Macon, GA, like me – but we haven’t yet been able to meet in person, thanks to a certain pandemic. (Probably best for her, since I…

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Artist Rachel Brown and Her Quirky Animals

November 3, 2020

This month, I want to introduce you to a few badass female artists that I know and love. Even though my business’ focus is primarily on interior design, I named my company Lesley Myrick Art + Design because I am also an artist! I do…

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Before and After: A Navy, Pink and Orange Bedroom

October 27, 2020

Last week, you saw the before and after of my 3-year-old daughter’s bedroom; today, it’s time to reveal my master bedroom! This is (obviously) a space that’s super important to me, and I wanted to create a cozy, cocoon of a room with color, pattern,…

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