WHO WE ARE

Meet the Team
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Courtney Calhoun
Owner & Project Manager
  • hometown : Norman, OK
  • favorite word : baba ganoush
  • bucket list : Northern Lights
Why LSD Studio : "It feels really good to be helpful to people.  It's very fun to see how much can change and how beautiful it can be."
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Liz Watson
Furniture & Accessories Guru
  • fun fact : former news anchor
  • happy place : Taos, NM
  • claim to fame : real life Macguyer of the handyman world
Why LSD Studio : "I've renovated / redecorated / remade a lot of houses over the years. It's really fun to see how a place can transform."
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  • best advice : Dress for fun. Furnish for success.
  • favorite dance song : Cape Cod by Marcos Cabral
  • lucky direction : North
Why LSD Studio : "We all have such diverse talents that really flow together. I love working with our collective!"
Susan Domelsmith Cabral
Feng Shui Expert
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  • constant companion : chihuahua mix, Principe Peperoncini von Pepperdeaux
  • last vacation : West Texas & New Mexico road trip for the ages
  • alter ego : costume designer / art direction / performer, Golden Dawn Arkestra
Why LSD Studio : "It's so fun to bring more art and light and beauty to people's homes. I love it because it is practical, spiritual and productive all at once." 
Rose Barnett
Stylist / Treasure Hunter
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  • favorite color : disco ball
  • best project : my mobile art gallery & pop-up shop, Art on the Road
  • cocktail of choice : Aperol Spritz
Why LSD Studio : "Art and beautifying spaces is an important part of my life. It is second nature to do this work and it's so rewarding to help people get what they want."
Karen Light
Certified Stager
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Katharine Bayer
Architect
  • vision board : fully equipped, custom 80's RV as mobile office
  • ideal day : secret swimming hole, sour beers, bonfire 
  • passion project : Pease Park Conservancy
Why LSD Studio : "Courtney & I have worked together for many years. We are kindred spirits and share the same design sensibilities and sense of humor. We have fun and it feels good to be proud of the work you put out too."
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Amy Sparks
Realtor / Home Consultant
  • superpower : I can find the humor in *almost* anything
  • favorite city I've never visited : London
  • rock icon : Stevie Nicks
Why LSD Studio : "I believe in supporting women and local businesses. Everyone at LSD works hard, is fun to be around and has earned my trust. We all genuinely want the best for our clients and for each other."