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Painting On Purpose AND Silent Story

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Painting On Purpose AND Silent Story

One thing I’ve realized when I drip tidbits of Silent Story out is that MOST of us have a story like this… we’ve all felt betrayed or forgotten at one point or another. Thank you for sharing your stories with me. Because this is a self-imposed project, I rely only on myself. I have no one to blame but me. For delays, mistakes, dropped balls. I must be driven from within, driven from a visualization of holding the sample copy in my hands, and then, the final product. And I am. Learn much more and reserve YOUR copy of the Silent Story...

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Just when you mentally prepare...

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Just when you mentally prepare...

To minimize analysis paralysis in my Shop (TOO much to see), I’ve combined my most-loved styles into combo listings. See the listings here: www.KmBerggren.com

 In each listing you choose your print and size and wham bam: less digging. You can still browse deeper, but for quick heart-choice moments, I wanted to make things easier.

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Free Shipping ~ Angel Donation ~ Son Surgery

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Free Shipping ~ Angel Donation ~ Son Surgery

My heart is going to feel these coming months. My sweet son is having major spinal surgery on November 29. I will be with him in the hospital for 5 days, then home to nurture and tend to my babe for many weeks. This changes things for my business a little, I will have less time to devote to my work as I will be physically devoted to my boy more intensely. I will still be painting, of course, but will have a little less time in the studio. Here he is, above, as a beautiful, joy-filled little rascal ♥♥...

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New Inspiration & Donations 🧡

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New Inspiration & Donations 🧡

►Inspiration & Round Paintings  ►Auction Results  ►New Combos - Most Loved Choices  ►2022 Calendar Pre-Order   What has inspired YOU lately? Inspiration is such a funny thing – it smacks us upside the head at the weirdest quickest moments. Last week I added some round icons to my web banner (see below), and I loved them! Then one of my favorite collectors drew my attention back to them a few days ago and inspiration HIT! I had an urge to do some round paintings! I love seeing my paintings cropped into circles (thus stickers, magnets and pendants), so this was bound...

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Available Gifts for Mother's Day, Thrive & POP

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Available Gifts for Mother's Day, Thrive & POP

This has been a big month. How are you doing? It seems my heart has been in my throat so much lately. I'm not sure exactly what is going on, but I'm listening. I hope you are doing well.   The Thrive Collection part 2 released on 2/12/21, and there are 15 paintings in the collection. FIVE Original Thrive paintings are available. They are five of my favorites, for real! Go check them out.   Artwork speaks when words can't and original collectible paintings make amazing Mother's Day gifts. I create these paintings because MY heart needs them, but I know also that they are meant...

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