It’s the PROCESS — not the Painting…

It’s the PROCESS — not the Painting…

Intentional Creativity
I have been involved in the world of Intentional Creativity(R) for nearly 15 years now. When I first stumbled upon the medicine of intentional creativity, I was new to painting. I mean REALLY new -- "Never painted at the easel on a canvas before" new... My first experience painting at the easel was in a workshop I attended in California. I was surrounded by 30 women plus the instructor (who later became my mentor), all of whom were well versed in painting. The first strokes I laid on that canvas were the first strokes that drew me deeper into Intentional Creativity(R). I followed along the instruction the best I could, peeking at the painters' canvases to my right and my left when I didn't fully understand. Maestra came up behind…
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Featured Image!

Featured Image!

Art Submissions, Intentional Creativity, Musea Center for Intentional Creativity
I recently submitted a painting for the Women Woven Together juried art call, held by Musea: Intentional Creativity Museum. Not long after my submission, I was contacted by Musea's Curatorial Director, Amber Gould, and informed that my painting was chosen as one of the "featured promotional images" for the upcoming Many Muses Festival! As if that wasn't enough -- I was asked if it would be OK for Musea to share my painting on their iMusea page along with information about the exhibit!! Oh Em Gee! I am beyond honored!! About a week later, I received notification that my submission "was reviewed by the Musea Art Call Jury and has been selected for inclusion in [our] Women Woven Together exhibit"!!! Oh happy day! The first painting I have ever submitted…
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An Invitation to Cafe…

An Invitation to Cafe…

Intentional Creativity
My mentor, Shiloh Sophia McCloud, taught me a daily creative practice that I have incorporated into my morning ritual. Today, I am sharing with you a video about the practice. I invite you to consider adding this practice to your daily creative ritual. It is self-care -- a pampering of sorts... Be well. Be blessed. Know that you are love and that you are loved. https://youtu.be/d_y-yskUYrY
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