Amanda Jolley

Studio Joy

Tag: patience

The art of repurposing

We’ve lived in our home for 11 years next month. My very patient husband requested a curtain be put up on the front window to replace the nasty shade that was there. The shade lasted for about 5 years and was discarded leaving uncovered glass. Tonight the inspiration hit. I had just been cleaning some

Lessons from my couch

So far this week has not been the creative flurry I envisioned. Somehow that nasty practical side of me won out and I’ve prepared our tax returns. Although not fun, I am relieved to have them done, 1 federal, 2 states, 1 local. Makes me long for the days when we lived in Nashville and