Author Archives: Joy Tillis


Wells Street: Where The Fun Began

Our first loft was so exciting, seeing 3500 sq ft of floor being sanded under our tin ceiling!  … the excitement  of living downtown right behind the Merchandise Mart, our entire future ahead of us, […]

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Remember Valentines Day!

Not just a day for partners, but for all loves to be celebrated. Add your message to make someone’s heart beat a little happier!

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Love That Party Food

Love that party food! I created this image in response to the memory of a gathering with wonderful friends we hosted. At the same time I am also reminded of a little poem in a book published […]

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Trees Of Winter

No matter what time of day or year it is – there is beauty everywhere. Just make the time to look and see. This image is from the “All Whimsy” category.

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Never Met An Orchid I Didn’t Like

“Orchids!” I love when they pop open. They look delicate while being so strong. I love their coloration. Blooms last 3-4 months. I try to have orchids blooming throughout the year. When they go I feel they take […]

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A Yellow Rose In Winter

The weather was turning cold and windy. Not many flowers left around my building in the city. Just as I was about to go inside I spotted this lone yellow rose bravely standing tall. A […]

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Up, Up And Away

I was shopping downtown early last weekend hoping to avoid the crowds when I  came across this scene. I was actually walking up the escalator – my favorite climb – taking it all in, getting excited about […]

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Christmas Time is Coming and Man, That’s Fine With Me!

I love Christmas! It was a big deal for me growing up in a small town surrounded by cold snowy star lit nights, warm family and friends, and the smell of special baked goods as I […]

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Greeting Cards for Tender Times

Many friends have told me how difficult it is to find the right greeting card for special life occasions. Wedding, Anniversary, Get Well and Condolence/Sympathy. That’s why I created original photo art greeting cards to let the image send the message.  These cards […]

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Whimsy Is The Way!

Playful and expressive is how I define images in my “All Whimsy” Shop Category. For example, I saw these buildings on a recent drive through the city after attending a little friend’s 4th birthday party. I’m […]

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