Favorite Posts of 2014

2014 has been a great year. That’s not to say that everything went swimmingly, but I crossed stuff off my bucket list and... View Article


Live the Life You Want (this recap is a tad long)

I just spent two days in San Jose at Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend. It was not a fireside... View Article


Teaching Art and Motherhood

I received this question yesterday and it stuck with me. Some questions I answer back right away especially if it’s an... View Article


Art-Inspired Pinterest Boards to Follow

I love taking a few moments here and there to dip into the deep pool of creativity that is available... View Article


Art Inspiration from Alaska

To celebrate my 50th birthday (I need to start owning this number), Neil and I took the kiddos on a cruise... View Article


Best and Worst Art Projects for 2013-14

Creating art lessons is what I do. Developing cool techniques, inventing simple ways to teach hard art concepts and incorporating unique subjects... View Article


Spring Cleaning for your Art Studio (and mind)

I had every intention of sitting down this morning for a marathon session at my computer. Lesson plans, editorial calendars,... View Article


Protecting your Creativity

I was editing my photos this morning for a post on watercolor and paper bouquets when this piece caught my... View Article


There is only one you…

Before I devoted most of my time developing art lessons, I was a writer. I wrote everyday, playing with words... View Article