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WHO & WHY?

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WHO & WHY?

Over the last year or two it might seem like I've gone off the rails. Have you wondered: "WHO is 'The Seeker'? and WHY is Katie painting this character instead of her Mother & Child art?"   If you are willing to read, then by golly I’m willing to share… (also: I’m still painting Mother & Child!)     In 2018 my heart felt broken when my best friend walked away. I was officially ghosted after sharing my inner pain with someone I trusted. With no way to share and find mutual understanding, confusion, hurt and silence followed. I expected a...

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Mother's Day Special Starts Now

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Mother's Day Special Starts Now

Each Mother's Day I offer you a special gift, and it's time (I feel a little late, actually!). For the next 4 days, from Monday through Thursday, you can receive a free 8 inch print of your choice with any order of $50+.   Choose yourself or your favorite mama a meaningful gift! Only through Thursday.   Do not put the free print in your cart, just write the name of the print in the comments at checkout. You will then receive the free print AND a free motherhood sticker! Together they are a $33 value.   If you want...

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Innocence is Released - Painting On Purpose

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Innocence is Released - Painting On Purpose

It's February 6! Which means it's the happy 99th(!) birthday of my Grandma Neva, who inspired Painting On Purpose, and Innocence is now officially released! ♥♥ INNOCENCE ♥♥ the 8th Annual Painting On Purpose painting Contact Katie to make this piece YOURS (she is 18x18 inches on deep canvas, ready to hang)     The PURPOSE for Painting On Purpose is to give ALL of the money from the sale of an original painting, each year, to an organization that benefits mothers and/or children. This project was inspired by my Grandma Neva, so each year I release the painting on her birthday, February...

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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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Letting Go with the Seeker - 16 Calendars left in stock

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Letting Go with the Seeker - 16 Calendars left in stock

View the page devoted to A Silent Story   Happy Holidays! I wish for you: peace, contentment and letting go of burdens that will not serve the next stage of your life.  The Seeker (for my Silent Story) is letting go... And we should, too. Maybe put 15 things in a donation bag today. Delete 20-200 not-so-great photos off of your phone. Delete text threads with people whose incoming texts make you feel less than good.    Join me in my private FB group to follow along more closely with the Seeker and Silent Story. I'm getting ready to choose...

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