Inspiration And Happiness

2013 Apples For A.S. – Day 9

Hem your blessings with thankfulness so that they don’t unravel. – unknown Sometimes dealing with chronic illness feels extremely complex but also very fragile. If one part of the thread is pulled then everything can unravel because we feel stitched…

Creativity Knows No Bounds

    I decided that for Christmas I wanted to make things for people. Hand made feels good to the maker and most always wonderful to the receiver. We all have so much so what do you give? So for…

Live With JOY!

  “Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.”  – Joseph Campbell   Live today with joy!        

And Some Days I Slay The Beast…

    I remember painting this dragon. Today he needed to make another appearance. Remember – you have the power to change your perspective. Let the dragon win on occasion but better yet, keep him around as a reminder that…

FREE Coloring Pages!

One of the things I love doing is creating images that children and adults can use to make art. I believe in the process of making art. Creating, especially with color is healing.  Why do we continue to think that…

A Day In June

Right after I finished college I set out for an adventure 2000 miles from home. As adventures go – it was a good one – unique, fulfilling,  and it continues to provide me with anecdotes and a personal history I’m…

Create From The Heart NOT The Head

  “If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.” – Marc Chagall   I have a tendency to over think pretty much everything. The art I create that I think about loses its…