Category Archives: Art & Creativity

Epoxy Countertops, Plywood Plank Floors and Mosaic Fireplace DIY

Hello Hello Everyone!     It’s been way too long since I blogged, and I’ve missed it.    Albeit, I have been crazy busy getting married, starting a real estate career, and remodeling our house from stem to stern. So I’m … Continue reading

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A Boy, A Girl and A Gnome Go To San Francisco

Tonight, we have a guest blogger.   Gnome Solo, my boyfriend’s travel buddy, cousin to Han Solo.   Since he accompanied us on our first trip together, he asked quite politely (I think he was hungover) on the flight home, as he … Continue reading

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Validation!

I got a call last night while I was tucking in my kiddos into bed.   I checked my voicemail, and found it was one of the owners of the wine bar where 12 of my paintings are hanging. He was … Continue reading

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Step One – Take a Risk

I have a million items on my “must get done before tomorrow morning” list, and since I was nearing the point where I put a beer in a giant sippy cup and curled into the fetal position, I decided to … Continue reading

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When I Grow Up, I’m Going to Be an Artist

I’ve said that since I was a little kid.  Well, with the exception of the brief periods where I wanted to be a veterinarian and a movie star.  From the time I was just a wee freckle faced girl, I’ve … Continue reading

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Being Authentic – A Lesson From My Dad

I got to spend some time today with my dad.   Dad is, and always has been, one of the most important and influential men in my life.   In some ways this is good, some make me want to stick my … Continue reading

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The Female Nude

I was struck with a desire to paint last night around 10:30.   I had caught my second wind, and decided instead of sitting my ass on the sofa watching Netflix, I would create a painting I’ve wanted to do for … Continue reading

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