Back to Reality

Looking into my creative process is a lot like looking into my head. I have many things going on at once. I really do prefer having a million different things floating around all at once, it sort of helps me think better. This is how … Continue readingBack to Reality

It’s like magic

We all have that one thing that makes us feel good and makes us happy. For me, it’s music. Music makes me happy. I love good live music because I just feel good. It makes me feel inspired. When I first moved to NJ I was … Continue readingIt’s like magic

WIP Wednesday & Using Affirmations

Today’s WIP Wednesday post comes with a lesson.   This two page spread was fun. I created it by covering the page first with dictionary paper, It’s fun to paint over used paper. So this last page is one of intention. You’ve heard me mention … Continue readingWIP Wednesday & Using Affirmations

WIP Wednesday-What’s in my Art Journal

  It’s WIP Wednesday! Here’s a few things I’ve been working on these days:  

Peace comes from within

Recently I started working with the Akashic Records, and in doing so for myself, I came upon some much needed advice. I asked, Why is life a struggle? “Why must everything be so challenging? When will I finally rest? When will find peace? But peace…..it … Continue readingPeace comes from within

Seasons & Reasons

    He told me, in between kisses and paintings That nothing is ever promised I told him, I’d rather know I’d rather plan I’d rather have the notion in my head that if I believe in something Maybe it’ll happen Preachers preach of evil … Continue readingSeasons & Reasons

Summer & Winter

    The Summer you were born was the summer I became a mother and I came alive finally I saw the world in color the summer you were born, was the summer I was born I was made from blood, diapers and breastmilk you … Continue readingSummer & Winter

Never give an 8 year old clothing as a birthday gift

Weekend birthoday celebratory hijinks consisted of hot weather, children running and playing and a piñata. Obviously, fun was had. My mother took it upon herself to tell my aunt to tell all of her children to please just buy her clothing. She didn’t check with … Continue readingNever give an 8 year old clothing as a birthday gift

How to Recycle a Box into a Shrine

One of the very first creative endeavors I truly enjoyed was making shrine boxes. They are so fun to make, and to me, are never truly finished. Making a shrine box can be a fun way to recycle and old box, while putting together little … Continue readingHow to Recycle a Box into a Shrine

Love went flying

  Love went flying   From all the tired horses and migrant workers Love It went flying From the blistering sun From the Coney Island dancers From that first kiss on the boardwalk, love It went flying   And from the windy nights And the … Continue readingLove went flying