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Juxtaposition | Art Appreciation

My husband pokes fun at my interest and curiosity in the head coach of the Miami Dolphins, Mike McDaniel. He does so by calling it my infatuation. And all I…
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Cultivating Joy

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Cultivating Gratitude

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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The Sound of One Collection

The Sound of One The sound of one collection began as a reminiscence on live music and it’s reemergence. It is a nod to the pandemic era where we were…
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Cultivating Acceptance

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Cultivating Strength

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Awakening: The Art Process

Some people don’t want to see how art is made. They want to believe and preserve the magic, and I love that. But there are others that want to know…
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Cultivating Exploration

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Framing Your Art

Time for truth . . . how many times did you purchase unframed art or a print, or even personal photos and they never found a place on your walls?…
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Cultivating Self Love

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Expectancy | June 2022 Calendar & Wallpapers

Grab Your Freebie Read About Expectancy It’s June and time for the free Calendar Printable and Desktop and Phone Wallpaper. The calendar comes in 2 different sizes – both Letter…
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Cultivating Expectancy

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Art Giveaway

“Vinca” Original Art I can’t believe I’m doing this, but I’ve decided to have a special giveaway in celebration of the public release of the new Awakenings Collection. “Vinca” was…
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The Awakening Collection

Coming soon is the my newest original art collection, entitled Awakening.  On my walks through the starkness of winter, especially into February, the landscape looked rusted over and grey. There…
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Cultivating Release

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Discover What’s On My Bookshelf

I wish I had a library room full of my favorite books and all the books I want to read. The last group always seems to be larger than the…
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Cultivating Questions

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Cultivating Daydreams

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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Cultivate Vision

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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The Magic in the Stillness

 I was entering a new phase of my life, ending my very focused teaching career to instead be at home with a toddler and a baby. And I had a…
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Cultivating Stillness

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets and practices we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves…
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2022 Calendar and Digital Wallpaper

Because it’s that month where we all become a bit more mindful about gratitude (at least it feels that way), I wanted to make sure I gave you a great…
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Self Care Shouldn’t Be Rare

This is a part of The Cultivate Project. A once a month project where I explore mindsets we can cultivate and nurture to bring more care to ourselves and others.…
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The Cultivate Project

I’ve noticed lately a lot of us (my friends, folks on social, family members etc) are getting into what they describe as a rut, or a general unsettling feeling or…
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Let Go

Letting go – I’ve found it to be life giving, mood lifting, and what creates room for all the things I want to matter. I’ve learned to let go of…
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Cultivate Project Process

This week was a hard week for me because I felt like I wasn’t thriving. It was utterly disappointing compared to the week before. It left me frustrated and a…
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The Holiday Collection

It’s here! And I think it’s time! No, I am not ready for Christmas, not even close but it seems like it’s coming up quick, especially when I see stores…
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Inspiration: Artists and Styles

A quick look at the artists I derive inspiration from. Vermeer William Morris toulouse latrec lyonel feininger cassandre Previous Next Johannes Vermeer I’ve held on to Vermeer as an influence…
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Books I Am Currently Reading

The other night I doodled the books I was currently reading so I thought I’d share them with you. I always have 3-5 that I’m reading at a time and…
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Celestial Galaxy Collection

I am finally ready to say the full Celestial Galaxies collection is available! See Everything Available I invite you to take a look at the products, but the one I…
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Illustration: Lace Up Those Shoes

Working for yourself and artistry often bring many challenges. Some I expect and others surprise me. Right now I am struggling with something that never plagued me so much before.…
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Hand Lettered Sketchbook/Journal

I spent a little time reflecting on things I wrote in my journal throughout June. And they were things that were still popping into my head so I let them…
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5 Free Resources to Focus

I have to admit, this week was absolutely not a good week of focus for me. But I knew it was coming (thank you yearly planning) and I didn’t sweat it.…