the magicians – hall of magic

Yesterday my friends and I went to SyFy’s “Hall of Magic” event for the show The Magicians, which also premiered last night in it’s second season. Check out the photos below to see the immersive exhibit. The event continues through 1/29, although tickets may not still be available. Check here, because it was really, very…

you can’t be original without risking looking foolish

This video from Ethan Hawke on big think is one of the purest pieces of advice I’ve heard in a long time. It’s about identity. It’s about diminishing fear. It’s about finding peace within yourself by understanding that you have to take chances to make a change, or have success, or just be heard. You should really watch…

exciting update: a night in the woods

Special shout out and thank you to Susan in the Development Office at Bethel Woods for sending me this AMAZING video of the event, A Night in the Woods!! You can really see the fashion and tone of the event, and why we had SO much fun! To like Bethel Woods on Facebook, click here….

a night in the woods

What a weekend! We had so much going on, I was worried I would feel overwhelmed, but celebrating so many wonderful events was actually really great. Between a baby shower, celebrating my first Mother’s Day, and then the event this post is titled for, I really had so much fun. Saturday night was especially great,…

overly ambitious re-launch!

As you may have noticed, I redesigned overlyambitious.com! I hope you like the new, streamlined layout and what I feel is a more visually engaging format. I also have a few new pages! The DESIGN and PAINTING links lead to some work I’ve done recently. I’d love to hear your thoughts.  Thanks for checking out overly ambitious. I…

paint & sip with art inclusive

One of my two extraordinarily talented sisters is teaching byob painting classes in Morristown, NJ! Right now, Living Social is offering her classes for 44% off!!! Check out the Art Inclusive Facebook! Below are a sampling of the work that her students have done in previous classes. You can buy this fabulous deal for one…

ipsy is on it’s way!

So my July bag is on it’s way! Details coming soon, and don’t you worry, I will review every last bit of product in there 🙂 In the meantime, here’s the latest video from Michelle Phan, the creator of ipsy.  

love travels boutique on etsy

Today is a wonderful day for a friend of overly ambitious! Love Travels (lovetravels8) has opened her shop on etsy! New Yorker, Caitlin Casey, is the artist behind the magic of these beautiful handmade custom maps. She will create whatever city is close to your heart,and is currently featuring three maps in her shop: New York, NY,…