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25 Aug Love For Your Messy Bits

Tomorrow morning I leave on a jet plane headed for Camano Island, Washington where I'll be hosting my week long IGNITE In-Person Immersion in a remote retreat house with an intimate group of my beloved IGNITE graduates. I'm bringing with me a suitcase of art...

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23 Mar Journey Home

Lately I’ve been thinking about finding my own voice in my paintings. This has been an excruciating exercise requiring extreme honesty and willingness to dig deep- a promise to excavate; to discover what my work is about. I knew from the outset some things would...

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16 Mar Nature as Inspiration and Oracle

As creatives, nature inspires us in so many ways—as color, texture, sound, light, rhythm, shape, and relationship. As majesty, abundance, as power and as vulnerability. And in many other untold ways. We’ve had a warm, wet winter here in the Pacific Northwest. I have a large...

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09 Mar The Beauty In The Details

I love macro photography. It’s ability to take the small details that we so often miss and bring them into focus always amazes me. It seems to me there is so much beauty surrounding us that we miss because we don’t stop to look at...

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02 Mar A Questioning Mind

Today’s IGNITE Peer Mentor Mixy Gregory shares how an art journal prompted healing in the most peculiar of ways.  Every Wednesday one of my beloved IGNITE Peer Mentors is sharing their creative wisdom and insight as a guest blogger. IGNITE Peer Mentors are women who successfully completed my IGNITE Online...

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24 Feb Disturbing the Peace

Today’s IGNITE Peer Mentor Nicole Edgecombe walks us through her process of stepping out of her comfort zone and venturing into new creative territory in today's guest post.  Every Wednesday one of my beloved IGNITE Peer Mentors is sharing their creative wisdom and insight as a guest...

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18 Feb The Power and Magic of Intention in the Creative Process

Today’s IGNITE Peer Mentor Kate Elliot is demystifying how to bring more intention to our painting practice.  Every Wednesday (but this week we're doing it on Thursday!) one of my beloved IGNITE Peer Mentors is sharing their creative wisdom and insight as a guest blogger. IGNITE Peer...

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10 Feb Creating Transformation

Every Wednesday one of my beloved IGNITE Peer Mentors is sharing their creative wisdom and insight as a guest blogger. IGNITE Peer Mentors are women who successfully completed my IGNITE Online Intensive and are eager to deepen their own skills and intentions as heart guided artists...

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