Category Archives: Decorating

Mason Jar Luminary Paper House Cloche Kit


I taught three separate workshops in July and August here at Inspired Barn where we crafted adorable illuminated displays utilizing mason jars, papercrafting, collage, and assemblage. Since most of you are not in my area and are unable to attend … Read more

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General Store Inspiration: Mercantile Interior Photo Tour


If you’ve seen my workshop studio, Inspired Barn, in magazines, online, or in person, it’s likely pretty obvious where my number-one inspiration comes from- early general stores and mercantiles. Photo courtesy of Captain Simos Returns. I’ve long been attracted to … Read more

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Paper House Luminaries with


In my most recent Inspired Barn workshop, attendees crafted and embellished lovely paper house luminaries that I designed similar to those I taught at last year’s Spellbound Event. However this time we decorated our houses with spectacular glass and crystal … Read more

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