The Nocturnal Life of a Single Mom

Made some new art recently. I think I had shown you a painting I made called, “An ode to my mother“. This is another in that series. This one is called, “I paint while my daughters lay sleeping” And it’s true, because I do.

On fears and things

fears. We have them. They are illuminated in the dark places of our lives, in the times when we wonder why things are not going as we wish them to. Often our lack of abundance is a fear of being successful. What will happen? Will … Continue readingOn fears and things

How to Make a Rumi Inspired Journal Page

The two things I love in life is art and poetry. I especially love it when they go together. One of my favorite writers is Jal-Adin Rumi. His poems are beautiful and meld spirituality with art very nicely. So, I decided I would take a … Continue readingHow to Make a Rumi Inspired Journal Page

On Being Malificent

Recently I’ve been thinking of the movie with Angelina Jolie, “Malificent”. I know I’m a bit late in the game, but what can I say, I’ve never been one for pop culture. So I have been thinking of this movie, and as I always do, … Continue readingOn Being Malificent

Journal Page Step by Step

I just finished a journal page, and managed to make a step by step video of my process. Here’s the video:       And the pictures:   This page is about intentions. What are your desires? What are your intentions?     I love … Continue readingJournal Page Step by Step


The nice thing about living la vida single, is having loads of free time at night to paint. So, I worked on a new piece in my visual journal (aka that cheapie composition notebook I talked about before). Here’s a few pics. This was done … Continue readingBelieve

DIY: New Year’s Intention Art Journal Page!

  So, Christmas is over, obviously. At this time of year, most of us like to re-evaluate our lives and think of what it is we want to attract to ourselves in the coming year. We think that perhaps this year will be better than … Continue readingDIY: New Year’s Intention Art Journal Page!

Inside the Artist Mind: Camara Meri Rajaberi

Today, on “Inside the Artist’s Mind” I talk to Camara Meri Rajabari, who is from the San Fransisco Bay Area.       Camara, who sometimes goes by the alias “SistahGoddess”, is a jewelry designer, doll maker, artist, and strict vegan. Her vegan lifestyle is … Continue readingInside the Artist Mind: Camara Meri Rajaberi

Book Review: You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

Recently, a good friend of mine lent me a book from her library. I actually picked it up because the pages were so pretty and colorful that it made me want to read it. “You need that book, Diana. You should read it.” she told … Continue readingBook Review: You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

The Joy of a New Visual Journal

I have a confession to make: for me, my art is like my lover. To me, art is like a wonderfully incredible partner that I can always turn to. I can always turn to m art, and know that whatever I am feeling, and whatever … Continue readingThe Joy of a New Visual Journal