Tagged: studio

I have a painting studio again!!

For those of you that have know me for years and years, can you imagine coming into my home and not seeing a painting studio somewhere? Ever since I had my first apartment out...

A year in review: 2016 Highlights

Like most business owners, one of my traditions at the end of every year is to evaluate the past 12 months.  I look back on business sales, goals set/met and what I accomplished for...

Planner

DIY Planner Perfection

We all know I have an obsession with calendars, but for the most part my addiction to planners has been pretty minimal. Mostly because I just gave up on finding what I wanted, and...

Manic Trout Studio

Recently at Manic Trout

Since I’ve moved the Manic Trout Blog away from this one, I’ve missed sharing the photos here. Many of these are also posted on Facebook or Instagram, but its fun to see my favorites all...

The 5 of the 6 calendars around my desk necessary for managing Manic Trout

Happy New Calendar Day!!

I despise New Years Day. There I said it. The whole, “now is your chance to finally be a great person” aspect of the new year is beyond annoying. As are the goals made...

sharpies in the manic trout studio

Material inspiration

I was staring adoringly into the cup of sharpies on my desk yesterday when I started thinking about how much the materials used to make art inspire so much creativity themselves. I can’t even begin to count...

Dose of Inspiration: Black & White Bubbles

I am so happy to not leave the studio at all today. I think over the last week that I have been out running errands, doing shows and driving all over Austin more then...