Saturday, September 1, 2018

moonflower patch

the new! moonflower iron-on patches i designed are now in the etsy shop! i'm real pleased with how they turned out. each patch comes packaged with a postcard i illustrated. it's a limited small batch and you can get yours right here (before they're gone:)

Thursday, July 26, 2018

9 years of mobiles!

happy birthday to sid my kid 3 of 3. his birthday marks 9 years of making mobiles! when he was born, i wanted to make a mobile for him. we had moved 4 or 5 times that year (from east coast to west cast) and the only things i could find unpacked around the apartment were newspapers and cardboard boxes. i made him a mobile of little houses with paper mache that i hung from a branch with an igloo, teepee, airstream, yurt,  and a frame. i loved this mobile so much that i made another, put it on my jikits blog and etsy and it sold immediately. then it was featured on design sponge!  sid was only one month old when we moved and i never stopped making. he's my golden boy leo sign also born on mick jagger's birthday:)

Saturday, July 14, 2018


a new lifestyle shop just opened in tokyo this week : bullpen. it’s a gorgeous shop that features artists from all over the world and i’m so happy to be a part of this new venture! when in shibuya, be sure to visit 1-18-7  nishihara, shibuya-ku, tokyo

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

branco collaboration
as a child growing up, our family had a little house on silver strand beach in oxnard, california. i remembered the brightly painted sidewalks and collecting magical stones and colored glass. revisiting our childhood beach with my sister, the sidewalks are still there! we collected some smooth magical pebbles and brought them home. after drilling small holes, these pebbles were brightly painted (like the sidewalks in silver strand :) designer maria branco asked me to do a collaboration and look how beautiful these pendant necklaces are! They are now available just in time for summer at branco

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

window installation

i installed marottes and mobiles in the window at los angeles county store, 4333 sunset blvd., silver lake today! 20% of profits from my art will be donated to the downtown women's center to aid homeless women in los angeles. that's a great reason to buy some art now!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

hello! good morning!

jikits mobiles and naked rainbow patches are now at hello! good morning! in portland, oregon!  filled with treasures for kids of all ages. located at 2419 ne broadway street

Monday, April 30, 2018

south pasadena eclectic

my daughter and I shared a booth at the eclectic music festival and art walk in south pasadena on saturday. some of her little customers wearing their calliope "power" necklaces, rock magnets and strands of spring mobiles..... it was a magical time! Here are some more photos from the Pasadena Review.