With the release of my newest Expectancy print, I wanted to share with you a behind the scenes the process I used to screen print it. Before I get to the screen printing part of my process there is a lot of ideating, sketching, and digitally creating the artwork.  But that’s another story for another …

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Last summer I was out in my yard picking through weeds and deadheading flowers, basic clean up that no one loves to do except probably me. It’s a brain break that allows me to be outside. I love puttering around in my yard. My neighbor thinks I’m crazy because I’m constantly pulling up plants and …

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This week I was talking to a lovely woman who was going through so much in the past couple of weeks. Her husband was diagnosed with cancer, her son was in the hospital with wounds inflicted by his own dog, and her pipes exploded in the walls of her home. She was so humble about …

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I am a big believer in the power of focus. What we keep our eyes on, is where we go. And after creating my focus series, I decided to offer a free art print to you! One that will help you remember focus and keep you energized and your eyes on where you need to …

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I shared part of my story this past week to a small group of wonderful people. Usually I’m a bit uneasy sharing parts of myself because I’m not sure people care to know. But as I told the story I realized it’s important to me and speaks to where I am right now and the …

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On Instagram I’ve posted some new art and I thought I’d share the inspiration behind the color. Usually I find color inspiration from flowers and nature and occasionally from Pinterest (I have a whole board dedicated to colors I’m loving). But as I started sketching and inking art this winter, Istarted to find inspiration in …

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If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that plans can be destroyed and without notice. Our focus, intentions, and goals can be pushed to the side to gather cobwebs while we put out fires, pay attention to other people’s needs, and lose opportunities. And in this we feel we have no control over any of it. …

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What Keeps You From Your Focus? I wanted to talk a little about what might keep you from your focus this week. Last week I talked about what really helped me stay focused in 2020 but that doesn’t mean I lose focus ever. In fact this week, starting on Monday I lost focus. And the …

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This year, I’ve seen a lot of people talking about refocusing themselves for 2021. Getting back on track and finding their focus. (To tell the truth, I also saw the same last January). It makes me so excited though because I know it can happen! I am proof it can happen! And y’all it’s a really …

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An exploration of prompts for Christmas illustrations.