Painting Speaks When Words Fail Me

People often ask me the why of what I do, and I’ve finally found the words to explain—painting lets me communicate when words fail. When I need painting inspiration I simply go into the yard and spend a few minutes communing with my colorful, petaled friends. The flowers are my paint.

Painting Speaks When Words Fail Me2019-07-15T17:36:31-08:00

Our Training Video Wins National Award

Paint a Scarf took the 2019 Bronze Telly Award for its “How to Paint a Silk Scarf” instructional video. Paint a Scarf’s production was honored alongside videos from Microsoft, Dyson and PBS in the “DIY and How-To” category.

Our Training Video Wins National Award2019-05-21T19:51:19-08:00

The illusion of control

Why had I waited so long to get extra care for Dad? Two reasons: foolish pride and a foolish vow.

The illusion of control2019-01-23T05:39:53-08:00

Feathering my nest with silk

The wind is whipping leaves off the trees today, making fall live up to its name. I’m ready to button up the

Feathering my nest with silk2018-10-24T18:54:59-08:00

The tag proves YOU painted it

It's official—Paint A Scarf has tagged silk scarves now.  And what beautiful tags they are.  Tacked on with two tiny stitches, this

The tag proves YOU painted it2018-10-24T19:02:08-08:00

A Good Son

When Brandon called us to book some painting time, I guessed he was a young man in his 20s. “I’d like to reserve

A Good Son2016-07-20T01:08:28-08:00