Make things happen

  “I like things to happen. And if they don’t happen, I ┬álike to make them happen.”-┬áChurchill; watercolor by courtney khail While I am a firm believer in destiny and things happening the way they are supposed to happen, that doesn’t mean I don’t think it’s sometimes necessary to do everything you can to make [...]

Alt Summit: All about the business cards

One of these days I’ll get to my recap of Alt. Maybe. Alt is kind of a whirlwind of people, conversations, information, and colors. An amazing whirlwind, but a whirlwind nonetheless. And in the end-after you get home and the laundry is finished and the suitcase it put back up- you find yourself wondering how [...]

study nature

“Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. it will never fail you. – frank llody wright Have to say, I agree. Then again, I am the one who studied scientific illustration in college and now own a stationery line based on natural subject matter so maybe I’m a bit biased…

courtney khail watercolors on Oh So Beautiful Paper!

This morning I woke up to a tweet letting me know that Nole of Oh So Beautiful Paper had mentioned my work. When I clicked over I was greeted with an amazing post talking all about my new stationery line as well as my watercolor paintings. Thank you so much for the kind words, Nole! [...]

jessica + will wedding invitations

Now that my sister and brother in law have been married almost three months, I figured it was about time to share their invitations with you all! My sisters favorite color is pink (she’s the super girly daughter) so it was no surprise that when asked “what her colors were” she replied “blush and bashful.” [...]

Happy Valentine’s Day! (plus I’m on Clementine Daily!)

via my instagram I know a bunch of people aren’t fans of today- some think it’s overly commercialized, puts unrealistic expectations of couples to be overly romantic, and as for all my single ladies out there (and guys) it can pretty much make you feel like you’re all by your lonesome. But personally, I love [...]

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