I'm so excited…

Do you have the song in your head now, too? ūüėČ Little fireworks have been going off in my head and heart this morning!¬† This is not the blog post I intended to write next, but this is what is … Continued

Wonderful Winter Walk

Would you like to join me for a (virtual) winter walk? ¬†There is still so much bare beauty to be seen, even in winter. ¬†The bareness seems to make it even more intimate to be in nature somehow. ¬†Every season … Continued

Celebrating Variety & GIVING Thanks

Announcing a new Loving Rd shop on the Society6 website – thanks to an offer that finally put an end to my procrastination! They (Society6) use the artwork I upload to produce a variety of items, such as phone skins, … Continued


Giving away a pack of 5 postcards¬†(and giving this¬†dream a chance) and including¬†a bonus extra¬†of the favorite turtle postcard!¬†¬†Please share this post from¬†Loving¬†Road on facebook¬†to enter.¬†¬†Celebrating¬†the first Loving Rd¬†postcard series.¬† Hoping to spread some joy, smiles, love, and inspiration.¬†¬†Winner will … Continued

Sparkle, shimmer, & SHINE – Art 101 Week 8.5

Put my brave girl boots on this week!¬†¬†This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine… Let it shine, Let it shine, Let it shine.¬†¬†Sure hope to bring smiles and encouragement to all who see my very¬†first postcard series¬†– … Continued


Finding¬†my voice… my song Beat to your drummer, your own heart.¬† Dance your dance, sing your song.¬† Be YOU to full!¬† Thrive.¬† Time for me to fly… This piece of art and creative process¬†was very much about finding my voice, … Continued

What a difference! Art 101 Week 5

How much difference can a free online class, a little practice, and a week make?¬† I’m actually doing a happy dance over here!¬† Though¬†pretty embarrassed at the before picture below!¬† I can barely believe the after picture was also¬†made with¬†my … Continued

Art101 Week 1 – Woohoo!

This is my story for week 1 of the art101 challenge.¬† If you have any questions about supplies or techniques, I’ll be happy to answer¬†in the¬†comments. Written in my journal on June 2, 2014: Embracing vulnerability versus productivity and achievement … Continued