The July Calendar is Here!

The July Calendar is Here!

Posted by on Jul 2, 2018 in Art | No Comments

Hello, friend! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? If you follow me on Instagram, then you already know what I’ve been up to. I’ve spent much of the year working on growing my body of work and producing paintings. This little Pygmy Owl is an example of the kind of work I’ve been doing. I’ve […]

I’m a Published Artist!

I’m a Published Artist!

Posted by on Nov 28, 2017 in Art | 2 Comments

When it comes to planning your way toward an envisioned future, milestones work much in the same way that markers along trails do. When a given milestone is encountered, that marker communicates that you’re moving in the direction you envisioned and that your efforts are paying off as you anticipated. — Sexy + Soul-full Earlier […]

How I Found My Artistic Vocabulary

How I Found My Artistic Vocabulary

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Art, Creativity | 3 Comments

A couple of years ago, I took a workshop called “Fine-tune Your Artistic Voice” taught by ceramicist, Elaine Henry. At the time, I didn’t think I had an artistic voice—I felt very much like a copyist. I had been taking lots of classes on CreativeBug (like Lisa Congdon’s Sketchbook Explorations) and most of my drawings […]

The Happiest Year of My Life (So Far)

The Happiest Year of My Life (So Far)

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in Art | 8 Comments

One year ago today, I did something that, at the time, felt very risky. In fact, y’all, I was scared to death. On October, 11, 2016, I announced that I wanted to become a full-time artist. That may not sound like a big deal to you, but to me, it was a huge deal. Part […]

What I Did on my Summer Vacation and How it Changed My Life

What I Did on my Summer Vacation and How it Changed My Life

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Art | No Comments

Recently, I made a very big decision. I want to share with you what happened because what you see here will soon be very, very different. First, a little back story. I took the entire month of August off. This was my first summer vacation in a long, long time and it was packed with […]