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Painting On Purpose has begun ~ banana tea?

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The 5th Annual Painting On Purpose (POP) painting has begun! I shared the sketch choices on Instagram and Facebook and YOU helped me to choose! This will be a 24×24″ original painting on deep canvas, and I already know that I am going to call her Kindest Nature. All of the money from the sale […]

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Last Chance for Calendars – 5th Painting On Purpose ~ help me choose!

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It’s time for Painting On Purpose! I started POP in 2015, inspired by my sweet Grandma Neva who turned 92 on the release of the first painting, she’ll turn 96 when this one is released on February 6, 2019! The PURPOSE for Painting On Purpose is to give ALL of the money from the sale […]

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POP completion & new MMP painting begins

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The money has officially been given to Community Roots Collaborative it was awesome to meet Linda, the Executive Director, and to hear all about the efforts and plans of CRC.   Want to suggest a charity for the next Painting On Purpose Painting? Email me back. I also donate a LOT of art throughout […]

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Neva, New Work & Motherhood V-Necks

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Thank YOU for following along with Painting On Purpose over the past month ~ this is a project inspired by my Grandma Neva, who turned 95 on February 6. This past weekend I went to visit my Grandma and share the image with her and remind her of what she has inspired she was […]

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Painting On Purpose Update & Exclusive Motherhood V-Necks

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Lullaby Of Breath, the 4th Annual Painting on Purpose (POP) painting has now SOLD ~ the money from her sale ($715) will go to Community Roots Collaborative, this organization is reintegrating the unhoused into blended communities, through permanent cottage home neighborhoods and integrated services. Learn more here.  Thank YOU for following along and for your […]

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