August 9, 2013 · 7:48 am
At the risk of over- indulging myself, and over-stepping my bounds with you, I simply felt it necessary to………
do it one more time!
inspired by a salad bowl and plates purchased in St. Remy in Provence
vintage flower frogs
French flower buckets
French cream cheese box
more French and English plate tattoos*
*credit to mike madrid
and the color of fishing net floats carried across the Pacific on currents from Japan, found on the shores of Alaska
Are you inspired????
Filed under Inspiration, Interiors, Nature, Travel
Tagged as Alaska, buckets, change, floats, French, Japan, metal, vintage, wire
March 12, 2013 · 3:20 am
Translation: living with what he loves. He spent the first eighteen years of his life in Alaska. His parents were considered pioneers having arrived in the second decade of the twentieth century, his mother spending her first winter in a tent cabin with her parents and sister, his father working 44 years for the Alaska Railroad.
Many things about Alaska are bigger than life, including the lingering attachment to its beauty and life style. Surrounding himself with Alaskan art, literature and other memorabilia keeps the legacy alive for him and children and grandchildren.
recognizing Alaskan statehood with a 49 star flag
this flag has a story for another time
shelves and shelves of books collected by his father
all incredibly beautiful and meaningful, especially when kept
all in his room!