More Glue Caddies are IN!

My poor slave labored Dad is back in his workshop to fill more Glue Caddy orders!  We are loving all the ones you are sharing with us.  As a reminder you an EMAIL those to me to share here on my blog! What a great way to […]

Back on the Trails…….

Wow, it has been awhile since I have blogged so much and hiked.  I believe there is a direct connection between me hitting the trails and writing.  Those are both things I love to do.  This is a great time of year to be hiking […]

The Spirit of Halloween

Halloween has to be one of my most favorite holidays!  I love skulls, witches, goblins, the colors and the whole spirit of it.  For a very long time from college to my late 20's I had lost that spirit….something I did not talk about for […]

What’s Really Important?

The other day I got into a little discussion with two moms with young kids who own their own small business.  Between, work, kids, family issues they were "empty and done".  My advice to them was "I recommend some boundaries and balance or you guys are going to […]

Your impact……

Today I read this quote: "Gosh, sometimes to hear you talk, or to listen to you think, one could get the impression that you have absolutely no idea of how extraordinarily well you use your gifts, or of the difference you've been making." and it got […]


Work has been busy, life has been busy and I have felt creatively uninspired, unmotivated in the studio.  I hate when that happens.  It feels like everything else is getting in the way and I don't know how to balance it all.  I have beem […]

Join me LIVE to go from Art Journal to Canvas!

Thank you to everyone who joined me Monday night for Helmar's LIVE ustream which was not so LIVE.  Due to Ustream technical difficulties we had to reschedule the class for this coming Monday, October 17th at our usual time of 6:30 pm (Pacific Time).  We […]

Proud to be a Michigan Girl!

It is a great time to stand up and be proud to be from Detroit!  Go Lions, Go Tigers and go Michigan State this coming weekend!  Beat the Blue!   I promise I will be back to blogging when one of the seasons comes to […]