Introducing WA&I: The Blog

Nice to meet you, I'm Ashley, and I'm here for a slew of reasons.

 

To recap the restoration of our new old-house as it is happening...

To try explaining for the hundredth time how Nora and I paint together...

Photo by Lauren Jolly Photography.

Photo by Lauren Jolly Photography.

To teach you what I have learned along the way...

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

To get your wheels turning and those dreams brewing...

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

I'll write. I'll explain. I'll answer your questions, and tell my stories.

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

Photo by Zach Lucero Photography.

What can you expect?

Weekly recurring articles [that share consistent concepts with new examples of eye candy] --

A) "Real Design to Keep You Inspired" -- Before and After shots of a completed project that take an in-depth look at the actual process of working with an interior stylist.

B) "This Week in Painting-With-My-Preschooler" -- Watch the process with color pallet inspiration to paint-mixing videos through some of our brushwork decisions, and on to the finished piece of artwork.

C) "Surprise! Oklahoma City Isn't Terrible." -- Insight into the gems of our state that make me proud to call it home. Surprising homes, energetic pockets, creative small businesses, and others setting the bar locally.

D) "The Whitesides Abide: Tips for an Eclectic Home"  -- This article encapsulates every decision and drop of sweat spent on the renovation of our new home.

E) "Living With Art Is Good" -- Meticulously styled vignettes featuring original artwork and how to inject personality into your space!

 

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