Jewelry Artist Heather Fleshman Featured on Art Wednesday

Heather makes beautiful jewelry and hair ornaments. She has them for sale in her Etsy Shop: Penny Joules. Please take a look when you finish reading her post ....more

Artist Sandra Gea Featured On Art Wednesday

I am so happy to have my friend Sandra Gea featured today on Art Wednesday....more

Beauty Is Only Soul Deep

When I was a child I received many messages about my physical appearance. Some were good. Little old ladies (hey, they were probably my age now, but I was a kid and that is how I remember it) would stop my mom in the store to go on and on about how beautiful my big eyes were and how lovely my curly, brown hair was ....more

This Is Not Compassionate Parenting

I am participating in a worldwide writing movement to speak for compassion today. Please visit this link-up to read what others are writing about compassion and help us share our posts so we can bombard the world with compassion today and tomorrow. Thank you! ...more

Artist Adrian Beuses Featured On Art Wednesday

I hope you enjoy my interview with Adrian Beuses on Art Wednesday this week. I certainly enjoyed his answers to my questions. His love for creativity shines through his words and I think he needs to put this quote, “Learn with your mind, speak your heart.” on a T-shirt ....more

10 Tips For creating Fine Art Paintings With Small Children

1. Go Big. Get a giant piece of paper or canvas to work with ....more

Happy Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

Happy Valentine’s Day! In celebration of love, art, and chocolate I have decided to do a giveaway. We need some excitement ....more

Art Link-Up Friday The 13th

It’s Friday the 13th. Are you supertitious? Are you staying home today to avoid any bad luck? ...more

Water Lilies – A Fantasy Landscape Painting

I painted Water Lilies in a pond at night. I think I am just going to revisit these fantasy landscapes for a while. I’m a little obsessed with trees and ponds right now ....more

Artist Shaina Stinard Featured on Art Wednesday

Shaina Stinard is being featured on Art Wednesday this week. She does a lot of commission work so if you’d like a special person, pet, or moment in your life painted please follow her links and contact her. She’s extremely personable and easy to work with! ...more