Springtime in Bloom!

Its Persian New Year! I was invited to join the lovely Persian Community at school to lead the decorations. I wanted to incorporate elements of Iranian culture, and focused on arch-shaped apertures used in architecture. I was also inspired by the use of stained glass and geometric design, as well …

Enchanted Forest of Books

This year, the Scholastic Autumn Book Fair theme was ‘Enchanted Forest’. I volunteered to decorate a section of the school library as …

Dia de los Muertos party

I love an opportunity to decorate for a party, and even more so if I get the chance to make the decorations …

Calavera headdresses

This season I have been busy making scores of headdresses for Dia de los Muertos, and led a craft session to teach …

Zillij laser-cut suite

Traditional ‘zillij’ tile design inspired this print suite for a beautiful destination wedding in Marrakech. I created a custom logo for the …

Excelsior!

For this birthday party, space was a great theme to work with for my NASA-obsessed little one! I had fun painting some …

Figurative Sculpture

Blindfold – a 1/8th life-size male figure study in oil clay and metal armature with plumbing piping support, a technique suitable for …

'It's a Small World' panel

It’s a small, Small World

Mary Blair’s wonderful designs for ‘It’s a Small World’ formed the basis of one of the most beloved of all of the …

Zillij collage, artist Liza Lemsatef Cunningham

Zillij collage

Collage featuring imagery from advertising, a traditional riad interior & the female form. Interrupted contiguity &traditional Moroccan zillij tessellated tile patterns.