Meet the Artist: Darlene Bradlee

Scituate, MA based Darlene Bradlee is a multi-dimensional artist whose work in the visual arts includes photography, painting, and mixed media work. I’ve always enjoyed Darlene’s photography for her saturated colors and spirited subjects. I was just introduced to her fantastic mixed media pieces (where have I been to have missed these!!) including these trays … Read more

Bloggers Behind the Lens, V2

Last month, I started a new feature called “Bloggers Behind the Lens” to highlight some of the amazing photography coming from the blogs. And so, I hope you enjoy this month’s installment! Gina Garner of Art and Alphalfa not only creates the most beautiful ceramic works, she takes beautiful photos as well! Vicki Archer from … Read more

Bloggers behind the lens

There’s sort of a general idea in blogland, particularly the design themed ones, that we do nothing but scan or copy and paste images from other sources – magazines, websites, other blogs, etc. Of course, this does happen frequently enough and we appreciate being introduced to a designer or professional photographer we’re not aware of, … Read more

A great new shop on historic Charles Street

My photographer friend Michael J. Lee tipped me off to a fabulous new shop on Boston’s historic Charles Street at the base of Beacon Hill. Cynthia Driscoll opened her shop just recently and it’s just a breath of fresh air on the Boston design scene! Cynthia has a background in that runs from teaching to … Read more