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An Artist in Florence | With Melissa McArdle

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 Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Nine | Goodbye Instagram and Facebook with Kelly Rae Roberts

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with artist Kelly Rae Roberts. Last year Kelly Rae made the decision as successful working artist, best selling author, extremely successful licensed artist, creator of workshops that sell out immediately to say goodbye to Instagram and Facebook. During this interview we talk about the impact this decision has had on her business, life, creativity and relationships. This is not be be missed if you feel that you have to be highly engaged …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty Five | The Creative Doer with Anna Lovind

    In this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and author Anna Lovind. Anna is the author of the book The Creative Doer. It is one of those rare books where you instantly feel like someone dipped into your thoughts and pulled out your secrets. They talk about creativity, motherhood, dropping the old lies about what an artist looks like and debunking some ideas about roles in the home and family.     Anna Lovind helps feminist creatives and …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Thirty One | A Colorful Life with Sabrina Ward Harrison

    In this episode I am talking with artist and author Sabrina Ward Harrison. Sabrina is a poet, truth spiller, color collector, gentle guide, artist in many forms, and seer of beauty all around. During this episode we talk about Sabrina’s early years and being seen, her creative process, her well recognized hand lettering and how that was born, and what she thinks is the super power of creatives during this difficult time.     Sabrina Ward Harrison is …

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Instant Access | Everyone is an Artist with Jan McCarthy

Often we don’t approach our creating with an open and playful heart. By the time we get into our creative space there may be a million words, frustrations, worry or even hopes for our limited time in this sacred space. I love when an artist takes the hands of other creatives and encourages the kind of creativity that we all long for…open and free. No rules or expectations. A kindness over ourselves and the work that is precious within us. …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Twenty Six | The Good Daughters Club with Kathi Graves

    On this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and creator of The Good Daughters Club, Kathi Graves. What happens when rolls reverse and you find yourself being the caregiver of a parent, child or spouse? Join us for a raw conversation about walking through caring for a parent and support group that was born from the pain.           Episode Summary On this episode Jeanne is talking with artist and creator of The Good Daughters …

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Creativity Takes Courage | Janet Hill

For those of you that are new to the blog I want to tell you a little bit about the free series Creativity Takes Courage. My creative network offers free videos, new online courses, live “chats” and now interviews with courageous lovelies from around the world. Over the past three years I have had the opportunity to interview some of my favorite creative women and business owners. You can see the talented list of interviewees over on my creative network …

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Last Day For The Early Registration Price!

Good Morning! I wanted to remind you that TODAY is the last day to get the early registration price for the new course Photography 101: Through the Artist’s Eye! Nothing has defined our business and brand as much as finding my own style through photography. This has been a gift that has not only grown our business but allowed me to capture my family and the day to day. It is with great excitement that I announce Photography 101: Through …

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Creativity Takes Courage {Kelly Barton}

The next Creativity Takes Courage interview begins right now… *** For those of you that are new to the blog I want to tell you a little bit about the free series. My creative network offers free videos, new online courses, live “chats” and now interviews with courageous lovelies from around the world. Over the past two years I have had the opportunity to interview some of my favorite creative women and business owners. You can see the talented list …

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Creatively Made {and a new video too}

I am excited to officially launch my new e-course! Thank you to everyone that has already signed up. I wanted to make a quick video to tell you a little bit more about the course and also to let you know what art techniques I will be teaching. Enjoy the video and more will be coming (pause the music at the bottom first).   This is the perfect way to start the new year and also the course would make …