Words written true to my heart and healing to my soul.
May you find something that speaks to you, heals you, and makes you smile, just as it did for me.
Just me being me ^_^
Stories and words around my art
Randomness and words caught on camera
Just the other day as I was working through my childhood wounds around creativity, I had realized the source of my frustration and dissatisfaction with my artwork--and the source for this statement, “It’s just not good enough.” I had assumed expectations...read more
While flipping through one of my favorite artists', Kelly Rae Roberts, stories on Instagram a few days ago, I came across this quote her friend Brené Brown shared on her Instagram: "The creative adult is the child who has survived." - Julian F. Fleron...read more
Drawing this took ~2.5 days! Day 1: Get to know the alters, rough sketch of their look + scene Day 2: Verify the colors, features of the alters and structure of the drawing (because I don’t know how to dress “emo” or how to have olive skin...) Day 3ish:...read more
Since the last time I posted a video, I wasn't really quite myself. Here's what happened and where I am now. (See video below.) I hit an all time low at the beginning of 2018. I let go of everything I identified with: a convention artist, a teacher of a...read more
Why does your heart ache?Because you are holding onto something tightly. As you already know, I have fallen out of a relationship with someone about a year and a half ago. While I have recently and actively chosen to move on from this relationship, the ME...read more
Man, if only you could be there to see their IMMEDIATE reaction to my art. Their eyes twinkle and glow, their smiles could light up the entire room for DAYS. It's magical. How can I NOT have loved my time in the artist alley?? After purchasing some art,...read more
One of my past boyfriends gifted me this panda bear when we were out at a fair. (I whooped his butt at a game, and the concession stand dude made him pay for the prize lol). A few months later, we broke up and as much as I wanted to forget and move on from...read more
I drew this as a result of a past guilt I had placed on myself.
I knew it was guilt.
If I didn’t get so emotional.
If only I was aware of my emotions, I could have prevented this from happening.
From losing this relationship and hurting someone I really loved.
An aside from Being Present for the Past *** I remember when I was having an argument with my mom and I couldn't hold back my anger anymore. I let myself be angry. I could feel it. I just let my emotions go. And yes, even though the neighbors probably...read more
I am dreaming again. I didn't think I could do this again after I burned and crashed this past winter. I had worked so hard on a project, an online course. Only to realize later that the course was not what I wanted to do. And so... I stopped working. I...read more