If you are like me, You have made mistakes, You have felt inadequate and compared yourself to others, You have fallen a thousand times, And got back up a thousand and one, You have love and lost, You have felt embarrassed, You have regretted, You have struggled,...

Retreat on Long Island, NY

Come with me! On a journey to a sweet, quiet island. To paint, create, laugh, explore, nurture and re-new your Self. To celebrate your beauty. Your power. Your innate creativity. Your wings. It is your time. Something magic happens when women gather together to...

Candle Tour at Big Dipper

Excited to announce a new offering in my shop… 8 inch sanctuary candles wrapped in my artwork and created by the AMAZING company, Big Dipper Wax Works! It seems fitting that my flowery art is paired with a company that uses pure beeswax, which like honey, is...

Chance to Win 4 Fabulous Art Books!

While doing a book signing at the Craft & Hobby Association Show last month in Los Angeles, I met the most talented artists and fellow North Light authors. We became fast friends and have decided to share the love with a blog hop book giveaway! You can sign up to...

Cincinnati Workshops!

Cincinnati, I’m coming home and want to create with you! I am so excited to offer the following workshops at Evendale Cultural Arts Center while I am in town for a book talk/signing at Joseph Beth on August 13th at 7pm (be there!) and to visit family and...

Painted Blossoms: Student Art!

I am beyond touched by the kind notes and raw, honest stories of struggle and hope that people have shared with me since Painted Blossoms was published. Art has a magical way of healing and bringing kindred spirits together. For now, I’d like to share some of...

USA Baseball Fundraiser!

I am having a HUGE fundraiser sale on originals in my Shop right now. I want this to be a win-win for both of us, ya know? You get some affordable original art, and I help support my son’s baseball dreams. In my USA Baseball Specials section of my Shop, you will...

Happy 2015!

Hope you all had a lovely holiday! Wanted to share what’s new with my art these days. I am excited to be featured in Professional Artist Magazine’s Feb/March 2015 issue. Here is a sneak peek at the article. You can purchase a copy here.   I also have some...

Everyone Deserves a Photo Shoot

Recently, I had a photo shoot for my book with the lovely and talented Noelle Johnson. I loved and hated it at the same time. I LOVED buying hundreds of flowers at the farmers market. I loved picking out what to wear. I loved feeling kinda glamorous (surprised myself...

Soul Sister Retreat

“When there are two or more kindred spirits, soul sisters, like minded friends, to share the excitement and want a circle to happen, there will be more creative energy to draw from.”  Jean Shinoda Bolen When sisters gather And the wind/breath/spirit blows And seeds...