News — paintings of children

Being a Minimalist AND a Creator – New Art Prints

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There was a large period of my life where my first thought upon waking was “Where can I declutter today? What can I let go of?” This was before the great Marie Kondo came on the scene. At that time, my favorite books were The Joy Of Less and The Simple Living Guide. When I discovered these books […]

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Grandmas & Feelings & Studio Sisters

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I’ve been working on a story for my Grandma Mickey (92). I’ve been paying close attention during our conversations about her early life and have recently typed my notes to capture a portion of her story that will disappear when she is gone.  She holds all the answers we can ever have. And it just […]

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Fusion ~ Connection ~ Gift Certificates

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I paint the mother and child on canvas because I ADORE that connection between them. Capturing moments of touch, smooch and sleep… cuddles and skin… because I am in love with them. I realize that besides feeding my own soul and giving me purpose ~ painting figures folded together, mothers wearing their babes against their […]

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From Moment To Moment & Grace Entwined

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Hello ~ I hope you are having a wonderful week! This is GRACE ENTWINED ~ seriously, she is the SIXTH painting to spawn from the same sketch, see the image below she is the only one who is available, she was completed on Tuesday I am not done with this sketch, yet. I […]

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The 9th Mindful Mothering Project painting ~ My World Glows…

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Hello! I hope you are having a great week. Last week I started the 9th painting in the Mindful Mothering Project (MMP). The MMP invites you to submit photos that may inspire a brand new painting. Interested? Share your moments, and swirl your beauty into the fertile soil from which these intimate motherhood paintings sprout. The photo […]

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