My mini show for @dyckarboretum is now hanging in their main lobby! Go check them out PLUS other items for sale like my butterfly collection and other original paintings! Now through May πŸ’•πŸ¦‹ #lavenderandclover #illustration #illustrator #watercolor #watercolorpainting #painting #flowers #flowerpainting #flowersofinstagram #bumblebee #savethebees #nativeplants #abmlifeiscolorful #abmplantlady #thatsdarling #womenofillustration
by lavenderandclover 1 month ago | via Instagram

For Emmet's birthday Dave and I got him his first backpack (from @kankenofficial )! We plan to use it eventually for preschool, but until then it will just be his adventure bag! He carries it with us on walks and car outings to tote his belongings AND to hold all...
by lavenderandclover 3 days ago | via Instagram


When I was pregnant with Emmet, I remember reading a bloggers birth story and how her baby crawled up to her breast and knew just what to do to nurse. I had this glowing idea of what breastfeediding would be like, so when our breastfeeding class got cancelled due to...
by lavenderandclover 3 days ago | via Instagram

Matching doll & baby blankets, yes please! I've been working on prototypes for this idea that my mother in law gave me shortly after Henry arrived! She had given Emmet a new doll to help him practice being a big brother and thought it would be fun if it had...
by lavenderandclover 4 days ago | via Instagram

Do you remember when I said that my little boys were teaching me new things? It may not always be directly, but through their love of the world around them I'm encouraged (lovingly forced?) to learn more. Emmet got a lot of bird watching themed presents for his birthday because...
by lavenderandclover 5 days ago | via Instagram