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Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

“Hecho en Mexico “ is today’s art challenge prompt. Perfect for Cinco de Mayo! I scored this darling dress for @annacatherine_paints (Paintress ...

Rooted in Love

Rooted in Love

“Roots” is today’s #maythecreativeforcebewithyou challenge and I’m wishing that your life, family, work, passions, friends and money are rooted in...

Bee 2 Bee 2 Bee for Mother's Day

Bee 2 Bee 2 Bee for Mother's Day

Trio is today’s art prompt for the May Art Challenge so I’m going to tell a Bee to Bee to Bee story. b2b2b When I had the pleasure of workin...

May Art Challenge: Vintage

May Art Challenge: Vintage

“Vintage” is today’s prompt for the May Art Challenge. I love so many things that are vintage: clothes, cars, furniture, wine vintages  etc. it ...

Putting yourself out there

Putting yourself out there

We have a new appreciation for putting ourselves out there.. First of all, we haven't really gone anywhere in a year except to my sisters house in...

All the signs say: Keep Going

All the signs say: Keep Going

Over and over the other night, I said to myself "don't give up". That sounded negative. So I decided I should say to myself, "keep going".  Then I ...

We are international! <3

We are international! <3

Somebody pinch me A couple of weeks ago I got an INTERNATIONAL inquiry about a sweet little @instadanjlevy portrait I did. It finally arriv...

I am worthy, You are worthy, We are worthy, They are worthy

I am worthy, You are worthy, We are worthy, They are worthy

When I was in grade school I had to write 100 times “I will not give the high sign on the playground anymore” There is so much power in words. (...

Old Bay Day

Old Bay Day

Since I’m working on a condiment series, why not add some spices? . A friend challenged me to paint @oldbay_seasoning and after I learned, fr...

AC's cross

AC's cross

Without any help, @annacatherine_paints made this cross just before Easter!    Love it. Xtra love it. 

Feel like giving up? Keep going

Feel like giving up? Keep going

On the anniversary of my business @xtralove.us I sent out an email about what had transpired over the 4 years of starting this. I had zero expectat...

Thank you Jesus

Thank you Jesus

This past summer I was mesmerized by the work of artist Bas Uterwijk and his recreation of faces using AI. The ai takes into account geographical i...