PLEASANT SURPRISE

So I was traveling this past December, and I had an overnight layover in Madrid, Spain. I had searched online for the cheapest airport...

FREE SHIPPING DAY

Tomorrow, December 16, 2011, I’m participating in Free Shipping Day, which means anything you order from my website tomorrow will be sent...

BUSY

Busy...Mjghula...That’s how you say it in Moroccan Arabic and that’s what I’ve been since my last blog post, oh so long ago! Many have...

THE LOST THING

Shaun Tan is one of my most favorite artists, and his recently produced animated short film (adapted from his book, The Lost Thing) was...

ANCIENT ROMAN MOSAICS

The land of Morocco used to be part of the Roman Empire and has numerous sites of ancient Roman cities, with still standing architecture...

OMANI HENNA

So, I’m back in Morocco now, and I’ve been looking back through pictures from my trip to the Gulf. I love finding new designs and styles...

THE UNPREDICTABLE GEOGRAPHY OF MENDING

When I was searching for something entirely different online, I happened upon this image and blog post by Sherri Lynn Wood - on her blog ...

FREE SHIPPING TODAY!

MERRY CHRISTMAS! from Rachel Pearsey Fine Art! Today is FREE SHIPPING day! All orders placed by midnight Dec. 17th PST will receive free...

FATIMA AL SARHAN

Fatima Al Sarhan is one of the artists I was very impressed with here in Bahrain and I was able to get pictures of her painting all...

BAHRAINI ARTISTS

There were so many wonderful artists participating in this exhibit in Bahrain, and I’m happy to share their work here on my blog! CLICK...

PICTURES FROM THE BAHRAIN EXHIBIT

Finally some pictures from the exhibit in Bahrain! It was a wonderful experience to paint alongside Bahraini artists and to partner with...

PAINTING IN BAHRAIN

Very successful first night of the art exhibit in Bahrain - painting alongside about 30 artists from the Al Hussaini Society for Islamic...

WORKING ON THE COLLAGE

These are some process pictures of the painting I'm working on for the upcoming exhibit in Bahrain. The lower 2/3rds of the painting will...

SEWING AMERICA WITH OMANI THREAD

I brought thread with me and started in on Africa and over to the Arabian Penninsula, and up around Asia and Europe. So Oman was sewn...

SEWING THE WORLD

And you thought your TO DO list had overwhelmingly large tasks on it! Mine says things like, “Answer Emails”, “Study Arabic” and “Update...

JUST PUBLISHED A NEW BOOK!

I’m super excited about this new book I’ve just published. I’ve been wanting to make a portfolio like this for years, and now is the...

PAINTING PREP FOR GULF TRIP

December 1-4, 2010 is the live art exhibit in Bahrain that I’ve been invited to join, so I’m preparing for it now. The theme of this...

I MADE THE MOVE!

Last month I finally moved to Morocco to open my art studio and work here on my art! This has been quite a transition, so I’m sorry for...

WHEN I'M SIX AND A HALF

I remember when people used to come into my gallery/studio and watch me as I painted. Then they'd make comments like, "What a life! You...

HENNA

Be sure to check out my latest discount in THE FRIDAY OUTLET! And I have a new category in my store: FRAMED ART One of the things I love...