Disappointed in everyone, angry after a loss?

I wanted to share with you a chapter from my book. It’s a deeply personal and raw account of my disappointment with others and myself while years into my grief. “I am More Than This Paritally Broken Me”, all about this time period where I felt the disappointment the most and how I worked through…

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Fall 2023 BIG News and announcments

This summer I made some big decisions. I have been having a nudging for awhile now that it was time for changes and over the next several months there will be a few.  I’ll lay them out below so you can follow along with the ones that interest you. 1. I am going back to…

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The perfect art gift to give – for the noticers

grandpa and grandson artwork

Art can take a seemingly simple, one second moment and add an importance to it. A remembering. Forever this sweet boy will have this image to look back on, knowing that in this moment… he was Grandpa’s whole world. ♥ It’s up to us to be the seers, the ones to witness and bring importance…

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New rabbit memorial portrait

rabbit remembrance art

Follow along and watch me paint and draw this sweet bunny rabbit.  This portrait was commissioned by a mom as a gift for her daughter, who lost her beloved pet rabbit. The rabbit had been a part of their family for over a decade.     I have new openings for pet portraits, (and people…

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Story of the family workshop – from horse stalls to a finished space

horse stalls with hay in feeder

When we purchased this property in 2015, the area that is now our workshop was full of horse stalls. Hay, wooden slat stalls, and lots of spider webs filled the space. We had a vision. A space where we could work on wood projects, painting, creating, and have family time of inventing and building too.…

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Get your FREE copy of the Sacred Hellos – Messages From Heaven eBook

Want to get a FREE copy of my ebook, Sacred Hellos – Messages from Heaven? I am offering it for free! It’s my new opt-in for my newsletter, so it’ll help us keep in touch outside of social media and this blog, AND you’ll get the fully illustrated pdf version of the book!   **This…

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the VITAL ingredient to making your dream come true

dream revival experience Italian way

Join us, Nicla and Noelle as we discuss how we made our own dreams happen, how to see a dream through over years. How to nurture a dream that isn’t ready yet and not lose faith in it. You’ll love this inspiring talk that will leave you feeling hopeful and knowing you can make your…

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February Pet Portrait Artwork Special

pet portrait artwork special for february 2023

I’m offering a special on pet portraits for February.  Dog, cats, birds, horses, gerbils, whatever furry friend that has stolen your heart. You can find prices, sizes, all the details here.     This special is for February 2023 only.   My business depends on reaching others by word of mouth, I thank you for sharing…

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Let’s draw together – learn to draw an egg

learn to draw an egg

Sometimes its fun to take something simple and draw it. Today, let’s take some time and learn to draw an egg. Something we see often and break down the colors, the textures and the steps. I invite you to get out your colored pencils or crayons can work too, and draw along.   Art is…

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New Portrait – Dad

I am so proud to present my newest portrait. Let me introduce you to my dad. 14 years ago my mom passed away unexpectedly, in the time since he’s stood by as we missed her, endlessly share memories of her… meanwhile he’s here. Never quite the same, but trying. Showing up in all his humanness…

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