My Art

Dr. Seuss Mural

Friday, January 24th, 2014

I was recently able to cross a mural off my bucket list… Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax”!  I love Dr. Seuss’ style; I find it translates very well as a mural.  The bright colours, simple yet expressive forms and the sketchy element it brings is very freeing to paint.  This vibrant mural was for a very […]

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4 Seasons Sports Mural by Nesting Story

Monday, January 13th, 2014

Over the holidays I had the privilege of painting a sports themed, four season mural for a boy’s nursery.  Specific sports teams jerseys were chosen which has special meanings.  Even my client’s family dog made a cameo in this one!

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Nursery Map Art

Friday, November 8th, 2013

I was thrilled when my brother and sister-in-law asked me to paint them a worldly custom art piece for my future niece’s nursery.  I cannot wait to see the finished room and meet the newest member of their family!

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Gender Reveal Party – Pink and Blue Finger Print Leaves Tree Painting

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

I recently had the pleasure of painting a custom piece of art for a gender reveal party.  The idea was to paint a tree without leaves so the guests can add pink or blue fingerprint leaves as they arrive revealing their guess if they think it is a boy or a girl.  Pretty adorable idea! […]

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Nursery Birch Tree and Yellow Birds Mural

Monday, October 21st, 2013

I was thrilled to paint this sweet birch tree and yellow bird mural for a nursery this past weekend.  This soon to be family of three wanted to honour the mommy-to-be’s late Grandmother’s favourite song about yellow birds. I just had to take a photo of the customized crib bedding sewn by the soon-to-be Grandmother. […]

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Hand Painted Pumpkins

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Are you looking for a unique, modern and chic way to to decorate your home or business for Thanksgiving and Halloween this year?  Are you hosting a family or corporate function in the fall and want to personalize your decor?  Hand painted pumpkins may be exactly what your space needs to create a personalized festive […]

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An Old School Desk is Given a Fresh Surf Look With a Hand Painted Touch

Friday, September 20th, 2013

I think my designer eye is rubbing off on Mike because he recently waltzed into our house very proud of himself that he and Holden found a old school desk with a “free” sign on someone’s lawn.  I must say I was pretty impressed, the desk was perfect for Holden’s room.  It was time to […]

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Musical Mural For The Academy of Music

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

This past weekend I had the pleasure of painting a mural for the Academy of Music located in Milton.  This group of incredibly friendly and talented people recently redecorated their studio and wanted to add a final touch in the hallway.  I think it turned out great!  Oh, and try to guess what piece of […]

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Dr. Seuss, Cat In The Hat Mural (Nursery / Child’s Room)

Monday, August 26th, 2013

I recently finished a Cat In The Hat mural for a nursery.  This was the first time I have painted a Dr. Seuss mural and I loved it.  Dr. Seuss did most of his book’s illustrations himself and had a very unique sketchy style.  It was very freeing to paint this way and I think […]

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A Mural Comes to Life!

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Nesting Story began with my children’s murals and bloomed from there.  I love meeting with a new client and hearing their exciting ideas and plans for their child’s room.  Sometimes the child is older and has a lot of great ideas to add, other times the little one hasn’t arrived yet and I am meeting […]

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