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Art is Awesome

Well hello there! How are you? Me, I am amazing because yesterday Taylor and I HUNG UP OUR FREAKING ARTWORK!!!
The sense of accomplishment is almost deafening. Does that saying make sense? No, but I don’t care because some of our rooms have actual art on the walls!!!
Oh, how I had missed our paintings, photographs, and various other pieces. It is so good to see them all again. Like old friends coming home.
I thought we might have too much art for the house (we have a TON of artwork and I had previously had to stop buying things I found), however, even though this house is smaller than our old house we have more hangable wall space!!! That makes me excited, y’all! Art buying can re-commence!
-as a side note, I love to scour thrift stores for art, and I love art that is made by our many extremely talented friends. It’s not like I’m crazy spending a ton of money, but the art we hang up is special to us.-
We are not nearly finished, but this wonderful house is really becoming our home. Next up, Josephine’s room. I can hardly wait!
And now for a few of my favorite areas in our home:

The captains corner:


And a close up:
Captain painting, small ship blocks, and ship wheel, thrifted
Ship collage painting by me


Another corner:
Horse by Aaron Burtch
Cow herding painting, thrifted


Music area:
Bird painting by Elizabeth Hudson
Photographs by Rebecca Veit
Velvet captain, thrifted
Kanunu the man statue, thrifted by The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit
Show flyers by Aaron Burtch for The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit


And now to relax and do some birthday celebrating in my home. Have a great weekend everyone!



Anyone excited about Halloween? Yeah, us too. We’ve been decorating. Or “making Halloween” as Josephine says. And practicing trick or treating. I am totally really excited! This year is going to be so much fun. J is really going to have fun. Man! Good times ahead!!!!!!!!!!!!!