Finding Daily Inspiration

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    It’s hard to find the words to express the multitude of emotions and difficult situations that most of us are going through these days… and I give thanks for so many of us that wish to make the … Read More

Costa Rica

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Back in February, we took some needed R & R and ventured to Costa Rica for 10 days. In short, it was an amazing trip which enriched my vision to create! ๐Ÿ™‚ We rented a car and traveled around the … Read More

Reflections in the Fall Garden

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  An extraordinary magnificence In her dying hour Leaves fly through the air Like flecks of gold   Fleeting but never forgotten She turns within Deep embers burning A rebirth unfolds   (short poem I wrote recently) It’s harvest time … Read More

Inspire- Spring

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Happy Spring! Inspirations lately…   “Our greatest joy is when we seek to do good for others” – Archbishop Desmond Tutu The Portland Home and Garden show, Orchid Society       A touch of spring in the garden….   … Read More

New Year Inspiration

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Inspiration Minis series, ยฉ Robin Phillips Studio Wise Tree ยฉ Robin Phillips Studio I love how the new year is naturally full of promise. What are your goals this year? This week we’ve been hit with record snow and my mind … Read More

Moments in the Garden

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  (Early April in the garden) “I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.” ย ~Claude Monet This year, we are so fortunate that spring arrived early… and now it is practically like summer here! The garden is almost a … Read More

Yucatan, Mexico

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Time has really flown by since my last post, but now I have Mexico pictures for you! Recently, I’ve been immersed in a busy stretch of new website projects and paintings- which I am excited to share soon. Anyway, without … Read More

New Year, New Horizons

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Around here, we are ready to ring in the new year!         And in a few short weeks Jeff and I are off to the Yucatan! On our way, we will visit family we haven’t seen in … Read More

Happy Holidays!

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Coyotes Under the Moon ยฉ Robin Phillips Studio Wishing you and your family a very happy holiday! Around here we are in the holiday spirit- handmade woodland home style ๐Ÿ˜‰ Little collectibles from Audubon Wild Arts Fair! (Yes I had … Read More

Art + Craft + Gardens – BC

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  Now I know why they call it ‘Beautiful British Columbia‘ – truly so much art, design and stunning nature in this region! A couple months ago, Jeff and I spent a week between Victoria and Vancouver visiting gardens, art … Read More