Poetry from the Wilderness

Things have been quiet around here with all that’s been going on. I’m still working on healing from a ruptured disc and waiting for probable surgery which Covid has put … Continue reading Poetry from the Wilderness

The Blessings of Pain

We can ignore even pleasure. But pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscious, but shouts in our pains; it is … Continue reading The Blessings of Pain

Breath of Heaven – NOA Art Auction

Night of Artists is having their annual Art Auction and my submission this year is an 18″ x 24″ mixed media painting called “Breath of Heaven”. Most of my paintings … Continue reading Breath of Heaven – NOA Art Auction

“Immersion” coming 2019

I love creating art around a theme or concept and for 2019 that theme is “Immersion”. I’ve been inspired by how prominent water is used as a symbol in the … Continue reading “Immersion” coming 2019

Hope in the Darkness

“But God will never forget the needy; the hope of the afflicted will never perish.”-Psalm 9:18 One of the things I aspire to do with my art as a Christian … Continue reading Hope in the Darkness

New Life and New ART

I’ve been thinking about my 2019 exhibit(s) and the theme I keep having come to mind is a series of mixed media paintings based on scriptures that incorporates florals, botanicals … Continue reading New Life and New ART

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Interview & Artist Talk

Broken Hearted-the Golden lining

The problem with the human heart is it’s so damn fragile, like an egg.
This whole human experience of dealing with other broken humans leaves scars on us.

So when we enter into a relationship as two broken individuals, that doesn’t mean we complete each other and that we magically fill in all the blanks. Don’t believe me?
Try taking two separate broken eggs and fit them together without causing further damage or without spilling any yolk. It doesn’t work. Cracks will worsen, more damage will ensue and things will get messy.
That’s humanity.
And let me tell you, I am one broken egg.

Home Based Business of the Year!

Tonight was the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Gala. As I mentioned before I was nominated in 4 categories and was a finalist for Home Based Business of … Continue reading Home Based Business of the Year!

Women in Business

I had the pleasure of being featured in the Chamber of Commerce Women in Business October News letter. You can read the full version here. Cheers! Amanda

Time for an Update

Creativity, Exhibits, Art Society and Business Awards The too busy Artist blogger’s life

Snowy Good Friday…a reflection 

A snowy reflection on this Good Friday