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About refoundesign

Hi! I obtained a B.S. in Interior Design with a focus in Art History. After working in computer aided design and years of child rearing the embers of artistic creativity are being rekindled and I've begun working a mix of media including photography, folk art painting, and repurposing vintage finds. I love sharing in the joys and inspiration of other creative bloggers as well. Welcome! Heather

Shabby Chic Christmas decorations mannequin tree

Say it’s not so?  January 3rd!!!  I’m still enjoying my Christmas decorations around the house as things quiet down from the holidays.  Please enjoy the last bits of the season this week on my blog.  I’m posting pictures from part … Continue reading

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I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…white Christmas decor.

I’m a long time fan of all white, shabby rooms.  I’ve branched out a bit to fit my new, old house from 1912, with a little more color but, my heart always finds its way back to the light, airiness … Continue reading

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These are e few of my favorite things! Christmas decorating…

Merry Christmas!  It has been awhile.  As things begin to wind down I’m catching up on posts! Please enjoy the Christmas pics from around my home in the next few days.  I can’t take credit for making the gingerbread house…that … Continue reading

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Romantic fall decorations

Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns. ~ George Eliot

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A simple antique lighting adventure…

So, if you like restoring, you know things don’t always go as planned…It is a true exercise in patience and labor of love……I love every moment of it…maybe it’s because I wasn’t the one looking like Atlas holding up the … Continue reading

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San Diego and inspiration…..artist village too!

Usually, most September’s, you will find me at the Country Living Fair. My heart…this year I diverged.  Visiting an artist community at Balboa Park and staying at Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego. Being a visual sort, inspiration pretty much … Continue reading

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Power of friendship, a mixed media painting…

I’ve tried writing a friendship story many times over… Sometimes when something is so sacred to one, it’s hard to write about, so I paint….so here it is, with many layers, similar to to my friendships as well as life … Continue reading

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Summer flowers…

It’s already starting to feel like fall is in the air…which prompted me to take a few pictures around the house of my flowers before they fade.  Enjoy!

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French design pictures, decorating ideas…

Hello!  Have been spending most of my summer traveling and driving kids that I put off posting a few pictures from around the house…Its been a slow but enjoyable process decorating around here! I came across the Stein Way with … Continue reading

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Mixed media inspirational art for sale

Just an fyi…I listed some of my new mixed media pieces on ETSY.  Just click on the Etsy tab to the right of my blog to reach my store.   Blessings! XOXO

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