On Perseverance, and a New Video

Recently I while on a job interview, I was asked the question, “What is your best quality?” This of course is meant to be a sort of testy kind of question that employers ask to find out what your values are, and what you hold … Continue readingOn Perseverance, and a New Video

Announcement & New Follow Along Video Up!

Been a bit quiet, sorry about that. I should though, tell you why it is that I’ve been so absent from blogging. The past two years were the hardest I have ever been through. No one prepares you for how difficult life can be, especially … Continue readingAnnouncement & New Follow Along Video Up!

How to make a cheap journal look awesome

So, it’s the new year. And every year, I buy myself a brand new journal to write in, even if the one I have is half empty. I still always do. It’s sort of a metaphor for me, to start something new. Anyway, I realized … Continue readingHow to make a cheap journal look awesome

If you choose to enter here

So, I’ve been a bit more dedicated to my art these days. Being single does that to a girl, I suppose. Here I made a two page spread in a little art journal I found while cleaning my studio. I promised myself I’d finish one … Continue readingIf you choose to enter here

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

Bring me the Sun

I’ve been quite busy lately, but I did have time to work on some new paintings. Title: Love me tender Title: Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me. (I have not yet decided if I want to sell them.) … Continue readingBring me the Sun

The Perpetual Virgin

  Some of you may know, if you know me personally, that I had been on a dating site. Yes, really. I can’t  believe it either. When I had met my ex-husband, it was before online dating. Before him, the men I’d dated, I met through … Continue readingThe Perpetual Virgin

Daisies and Dating – why I think I’m done

So, I made some new art: The daisy image is a lino cut that I made. I’ve been having a lot of fun with these linos lately, as you can see in my shop. I have a few items I’ve listed that I created from … Continue readingDaisies and Dating – why I think I’m done

On Simply Being

I love nature. To me, nature is such a source of positive, pure energy and goodness. Nature is not malicious or evil, nor does it intend to hurt you or lie to you. It simply is there to nurture, and provide light energy. I went … Continue readingOn Simply Being

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