CED Blog

Father’s Day 2019 || Staying Playful

June 11, 2019

My father was a toolmaker. He was trained in Germany when CAD, computer-aided design, was in the distant future. So you can imagine his precision, no point in wondering where I get that from. But my dad also has a curious and playful side.

Spring Cleaning & Forgotten Baubles

May 22, 2019

It’s almost summer but better late than never on my spring cleaning this year. Last month, I went through my mother’s jewelry box and it made me realize I needed to go through my own.

My Mother’s Jewelry Box

May 8, 2019

My mother is a huge jewelry fan and lover of beautiful things. When I was a child, I would try on her jewelry and makeup to pretend I was grown up enough to wear these treasures.

Dwelling with Intention

March 27, 2019

For the last few years, I have been cultivating more intention in all aspects of my life, including my work. I’ve always believed deeply in the power of adornment and the meaning we can create with precious possessions, but not that long ago, I started to open up to other ways of helping people create meaning in their lives.

Challenge: Cultivating Playful Creativity

March 12, 2019

I started experimenting with practices that are out of the ordinary for me to help refresh and cultivate my creativity. And then I thought, wouldn’t it be fantastic if you all joined me?

Spring 2019 Brewery Artwalk || April 6 & 7

March 12, 2019

Spring 2019 Brewery Artwalk will be more than an art show; it will be an event complete with some of the area’s best food trucks and a beer garden hosted by Barbara’s restaurant. The free event is for those who want to discover one-of-a-kind treasures, explore how Los Angeles artists live and work, or simply immerse themselves in creativity.

Playful Creativity

February 28, 2019

Do you ever feel like there are too many choices? Our vision is to make space for rest, for silence, being present, for the unexpected, and for replenishing imagination to encourage more playful creativity.

I Love You

February 13, 2019

This day is about more than treats and gifts. It’s about sharing love. When was the last time you said, “I love you,” to someone? Actually, when was the last time you looked in the mirror and said, “I love you”?

Keep the Light Shining: Year-End Reflections

December 26, 2018

We are not alone. It takes combination of inner reflection as well as connection to others that helps me see the rainbow and keep the light shining…