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Take A Moment: Too Many Toys… and a new mini painting

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Let’s talk toys… Do they clog your living room and strangle the entryway? Do you find them behind the toilet and under the dining room table? What about in the car? I believe, in general, children have WAY TOO MUCH. When my kids were toddlers, I often felt I couldn’t breathe, even though my boys didn’t […]

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Take A Moment: Compassion for You… and a Mini Adoption Painting

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Please, mama, give yourself some slack. Some compassion, some permission to dawdle, to explore, to chill out. Permission to NOT always complete your to-do list, to not always be on-time, to NOT always be the perfect mom, PTA member, wife, friend, employee… Permission to make mistakes. To take a hot shower in the middle of […]

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Family Of Four Project ~ collage prints!

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1 composition ~ 4 handfuls of color ~ 4 completed paintings ~ 1 Virtual Art Opening the Family Of Four Project is a new project of original paintings ~ each set of 4 paintings will be created as an exploration of color and texture for one composition. Each original painting becomes available (and some are available here), but something […]

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The Everyday Connection Collection ~ 20 paintings so far

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The Everyday Connection Collection has been in full swing for three months with an original 8×8″ one-of-a-kind painting released every Thursday morning. This has been so fun and I have loved the connection that these paintings are creating between other mothers on Facebook. There have been 20 paintings released so far and a few of […]

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a photo tour ~ preparing a large painting for Italy

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I recently had the honor to create a large commissioned painting for a valued collector in Italy ~ the piece came together as if it was always meant to be, as though its image was just waiting in the wings for me to pluck it out and love it on to the canvas. Inspired by […]

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