From White to Black…

Do you ever stare at a blank white page and just envision what you want to create on it.  I get asked a lot how or what inspires me to start a page…..Sometimes I challenge myself and pull out a hand full of supplies I […]

Renewed Creative Spirit

I came home from CHA with a renewed creative spirit.  Being among all those creative people and the latest and greatest products woke somethng up in me and I knew this weekend I needed to hit my art journal.  I realized that my voice that […]

Live Every Moment!

Last week was a week that was filled with many ups and downs.  The downs were pretty low as it included the passing of a fellow mom at school.  She is the mom of one of Micky's good friends so it hit close to home.  […]


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 […]

A Moment to Breathe

I have said it time and time again that I feel oh so blessed.  I have amazing friends, a great family, my kids. I get to wake up and surround myself with some of the most creative people.  There are days I create something whether […]

Heading to Inspired in North Carolina!

Helmar is a proud sponsor of Donna Downey's Artist Workshop May 11-14th in Concord, NC!   I will be  will be teaching a mini workshop featuring my favorite Helmar Adhesives & Art Mediums!  Click HERE for details!   I have been burning the midnight oil but I can […]

Make the most of it!

Ok, no drink paintings today but I feel another one blossoming so don't count that out yet.  This journal page was just about playing on the page and I just had to use GLUE (I go through withdrawal if I don't use it every day […]

I found my Creative Calling!

Seriously….I think I found my art calling and the inspiration was right in front of me the whole time!  I seem to have a knack for painting drink glasses!  Who would have thunk it!  Now before any of you jokesters make any wise cracks I […]