The 15th annual Santa Fe Studio Tour began this morning at 10am with over fifty artist’s studios participating. It’s a great chance to chat with local artists, learn about their process and support their work. For more information visit the Santa Fe Studio Tour site. The perfumery is “un-officially” part of the tour since Greg… Continue reading 2019 Santa Fe Studio Tour #44
Everyday I work on the new perfumery space tirelessly, sometimes obsessively, sandwiched between other pressing responsibilities and distractions. We’re ebbing toward an opening on the Autumnal Equinox, September 22nd. Santa Fe has a mañana quality which can be frustrating for those of us who arrive here from big cities, which reminds you that is both… Continue reading Magnify, Sanctify
After nine months since our arrival to Santa Fe, New Mexico I have finally located and signed the lease on a terrific space for the perfumery. FYI, none of the pictures posted here are my actual space, they have been taken from the website to give you dear readers a feel for the complex. The… Continue reading The Perfumery in Santa Fe, New Mexico!
On Sunday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm we are having a little Farewell gathering at the perfumery. We are moving! The next manifestation of Roxana Illuminated Perfume, in a physical form, will be revealed in the near future. If you’d like to stop by to do some shopping at some point other than this… Continue reading So long, farewell….
Here are a few photos from our event this past Saturday at the perfumery. The day before we had a heck of a storm which caused several power outages throughout the area, mudslides, trees down and even a crazy sink hole in Studio City! Since the weather report claimed the storm would be gone by… Continue reading Goddess Rising
I am thrilled to finally have Donna M coming to the perfumery with her domestically designed and produced collection. Like me, Donna is producing the materials that she works with, from the fabrics to the finishing! All fabrics are exclusively knitted in Los Angeles to her precise specifications and sewn in our very own factory.… Continue reading Donna M
We are gearing up for a webinar to launch of The Art of Botanical Perfume via an online course. In the meantime we’ve put the video that Brain Oh from Ziibra filmed at the perfumery up on YouTube.
I’ve been so overloaded with making perfume lately there hasn’t been much time for writing here at the journal. Today while driving through the Santa Monica Mountains to the perfumery and back I downloaded ideas for two new fragrances. So although I’ve been feeling a bit dazed, inspiration is alive and well…I just need to… Continue reading The Holi-daze, perfumery hours
During the summer one of the intuitives working at the crystal shop Serenity Calling proposed creating a group called WOW for the Women of Whizin. Part of the plan was pitching our incredible collective of female talent to magazines. Here is a small fruit of those labors made manifest in an article in our local… Continue reading WOW: The Women of Whizin
The Whizin Market Square, where my perfumery is located, is having a Winter Faire this Saturday from 2pm until 8pm. The event will feature a food drive, pet adoptions, live music, crafts, scavenger hunt, wine tasting and so much more! It’s FREE, it’s family friendly and the scent bar is waiting for you. As part… Continue reading Whizin Market Winter Faire