Studio 127 Blog

Creativity thrives on discovery! Once a week, usually (but not always) on a Monday, I look for something new to share with you. I've been writing these posts on monicayother.com but have brought them all to MyStudio127.com, their new home. I call them Discovery Days posts. I hope you enjoy and are inspired to take your own Discovery journeys!

Discovery Day at Zoo Gallery

Discovery Day at Zoo Gallery

August 8, 2020

This is my favorite shop around the Santa Rosa Beach area. It’s next to San Destin, actually. I visited it last week on our trip to Destin and could not make it past…

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Discoveries in Fairhope, and I met the artist, Nall.

June 29, 2020

We have been visiting Fairhope, Alabama for years. We usually stay in the Hampton Inn right in the middle of town because we love being able to walk out of the hotel and…

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Art Journals You Can Purchase

June 22, 2020
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How to Pick an Art Journal

How to Pick an Art Journal

June 20, 2020

This is a very serious topic. I (and many people I know) can spend hours contemplating the pros and cons of a shelf full of journals that, to the untrained eye, look pretty…

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Welcome to Studio 127

June 17, 2020

Technically, Studio 127 is not new…we’ve been located inside this space since February 2019, and before that we were just down the hall for nine years. I’ve been painting and hosting parties and…

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The Willow Tree: On a Sunday Drive!

June 2, 2020

Our family has always enjoyed taking Sunday drives…even when they are not technically on a Sunday. Our kids know (now) that when we say we are just going to go for a couple…

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Discovering the Beaverdam Swamp

April 2, 2020

This discovery happened last week, right after it had rained heavily. Well that could describe almost every week this year, couldn’t it? It has been a very long time since we have been…

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Sharon Johnson Park

March 10, 2020

My Discovery Day happened at Sharon Johnson Park in New Market. We have been there many times over the years for one reason or another, since we live out in that general direction.…

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Gold Sprint Coffee

February 25, 2020

We watched this little white building on the corner of 9th and 1st – just a block from Lowe Mill undergo a transformation from something that looked like an old shop of some…

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Marathon Discovery

February 11, 2020

This week my Discovery took place in Nashville. I’m a fan of the show, “American Pickers,” not just because of all the amazing things they find, but I really love the respect and…

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