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Live Workshops Here in the United States | Fall 2021

The live workshops here at our home, land and studio ended a few months ago, so I have rounded up a list of live workshops here in the United States if you are deeply desiring creating with others.   There is so much magic in coming together in community! If you are able to gather with others I hope you will find a workshop that is perfect for you!   *Please note that we asked our community for live workshops …

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Foraged Landscapes with Kristy Kensinger | Registration Open

Want to learn to gather your own pigment, make art supplies from scratch and then create landscapes from your foraged finds? If you are lover of nature and the world around you THIS course is what you have been waiting for!   Each teacher on our creative network has been handpicked because I see something so special and unique about what they offer and how they share that journey. When I think back to what first drew me to Kristy Kensinger it …

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Proof of Life | Journal Entry No. 08

Proof of Life Journal Entry No. 08 Welcome to the Proof of Life journal entry series. Writing more in general, and specifically with you, is something I hope to continue throughout the year. Like many of you, life has become clearer over the past year and there are many things I have dropped along the way that I deeply desire to pick back up. In turn, there are things I never want to pick up again. From the very beginning, …

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An Artist in Lombardy | With Sara Luisa Pozzoni

In 2018 I knew that 2019 was going to be the last year I led overseas art workshops for the foreseeable future. As much as I loved gathering, teaching and traveling it was the most deep knowing that it was time and I had complete peace about my decision. Then 2020 changed all of our worlds and I was not only grateful that I didn’t have scheduled trips to cancel but it also was a reminder how much I had …

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The Magpie’s Nest with Aimee Irel Bishop | Registration Open

There are those among us that travel this life with an open heart and eyes to see the beauty around them. In every way this is my friend Aimee Irel Bishop. She has an appreciation and knowledge of the land she lives on, a confidence in her own creative process, an encouraging spirit and the heart to give it all away. She knows that her process comes from an unending well of creativity and she shares her knowledge and process …

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The Vintage Round Top | Business + Branding + Social Media Online Workshop

I have been waiting to tell you some REALLY exciting news! I will be one of 6 successful females bosses to share their tips at The Vintage Round Top’s first online business workshop! They are well known for their gorgeous live events and this year it will be online for the first time! Early registration has just opened and I can’t wait to gather with you all online with these INCREDIBLE business owners!         From The Vintage …

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The September Roundup | Free Beauty Found on the Internet

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is there if you have your eyes open to it. Sometimes it will be the little things like long phone calls with a friend, the apples in our yard almost ready to be picked, neighbors that are friends, a town that feels like a sanctuary right now, a husband that picked me flowers from our land and a son that told me I am his favorite person to talk to. Sometimes …

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Rest + Encouragment

There are so many big things going on in the world and within our country and in addition this doesn’t mean that the hurt and pain of day to day life goes away. During these times and always my only hope is Jesus. I was thinking about what I could share with you if you are struggling right now and you are needing words of life and encouragement poured over you. I am working on some new things that will …

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Words and Art with Shaunna Parker | Registration Open

Have you ever wished you had a personal cheerleader to not only speak encouragement over you but to take your hand and show you what is possible? Well, that is exactly what you get in the heart and voice of Shaunna Parker of the Creative Exponent! She was made to encourage and bring joy and she shares it generously! Whether you are a born writer or you are just getting your feet wet…you will love this course that shows you …

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Free Art Video | Sketchy Roses with Mary Gregory

In this free art lesson you will begin by creating a floral still life sketch using three colors in a sketchy and loose format that will bring your piece to life! In this easy to follow lesson, Mary’s emphasis is to keep it simple and light for all skill types.  Her kindness flows in her teaching and allows you to feel confident while you are in the process of creating alongside her.         The video lesson is …