Creative minds

Tatutina was excited to welcome co-founders Jeff Sparr and Matthew Kaplan of PeaceLove Studios  to our studio to discuss collaborating. Georgia, Roberta, Matthew, Jeff & Barbara As women, mothers, daughters, sisters and friends we are inspired by the PeaceLove message. For years Tatutina has created art and products to help and make people happy.  Our #1 seller since 1999, the…

Simply charmed

Alphabet charms in sterling silver Ready for a party fun colorful canvas art, wooden letters, paper lanterns and happy birthday felt banner friends and stuffed animals and a tea party fix my hair  charm bracelet   more friends delicious cake and presents surprise in every drawer  happy smiles…simply charming! Alphabet charms inspired by our popular wooden letters.

Oscar loves Halloween

Oscar would like to wish everyone a happy, safe and fun-filled Halloween! At first, Oscar was a little hesitant about posing for this photo opportunity. Then, he realized how really good he looks surrounded by Ha Ha’s     Happy Halloween from all of us at Tatutina!

HA HA Packaging

 Let’s start with a blank canvas roll Barbara unrolls and starts painting away   Abstract designs, HA HA’s, hearts, swirls and many brush strokes She fills a room with colorful canvas Each piece so different, yet they all look the same A work of art just by itself But more than art, these canvas pieces become the packaging for Barbara’s…

A bear necessity

Tatutina lends support to many worthy organizations by donating product for raffles and auctions. The Lincoln Public Library asked us to serve as a celebrity teddy bear decorator for their 10 day “Dress-a-Bear Silent Auction” in November to raise money for the programs and supplies needed in the Library’s Children’s Room. Barbara Ottmar artist and founder of Tatutina took the…

Simply Summer

Do you remember the end of the school year? barefoot in the grass ice cream road trip lemonade stands the 4th with furry friends going to the beach fresh tomatoes from the garden   simple summers are the best

We’re going to need a bigger brush

the big brush idea just a regular brush and a regular container of paint a small prototype before the big one is created georgia draws and cuts from a piece of styrofoam more drawing and fine tuning let’s take a look at it closer georgia starting to paint it red — Louie in the back looking for pieces of styrofoam…

5 Reasons to HA HA

1. Heart Health ~Laughter can improve circulatory and cardiovascular heath.  A positive attitude and a good, deep, heartfelt laugh can keep you away from sickness! 2. Feels good~ Laughing feels good and releases tension, quite simply makes the day better  3.  Changes perspective~You’ll see things from a different perspective, which may offer a solution or a new way of thinking.…