The Renwick Gallery is part of the Smithsonian American Art museum and highlights contemporary craft and decorative art. It has been closed for nearly two-years for a major renovation and just recently re-opened!
Just Start. Lately I've been making the effort to just start and it has been quite a powerful thing. I've been wanting to pick up oil painting again for years now and one day I threw all excuses away and gave myself a few hours to just start.
My typical week involves working full time at a DC based architecture firm and trying to maintain a bit of work-life balance by going on daily adventures to discover more within Washington, DC. This is my daily practice of small travel which keeps me excited, inspired and constantly seeking to find more PLACES. If you don't know a lot about DC, the first thing I like to tell people is that it may be our nation's Capitol but there is SO much more than meets the eye in this city and I hope to introduce you to them in this Daily DC series.
Here are some PLACES I've enjoyed recently:
Fall is a beautiful time of year especially at the beginning when days are sunny and the air is just starting to cool. Even a few spontaneously warm days sneak in making it a wonderful season. When my best friend came to visit from Florida, we made it a point to do something simple that took in all fall had to offer.
London is an inspiring place with architectural gems on every corner of the city. While I was in GRAD school, I had a wonderful opportunity to visit London and sketch under the direction of Stephanie Travis
I believe in something I like to call 'small travel.' Small travel helps satisfy the travel bug and opens your daily life to change. Here are a few ways and tips for practicing small travel at different distances from your location.
Daytona Beach Florida has some unexpected beauty's and this historic Post Office is one of them. It's located on Beach Street which is growing tremendously as a cultural downtown.
I'd like to visually introduce myself and the inspirations that impact my creative ideas. These photos were a taken in my previous APARTMENT where space was limited but charm and possibility were plentiful.