Art Blog

One's Own Home: Sacral Chakra Art Symbols

05 June, 2023

Among many other layers of ideas, this painting is a visual representation of creative and emotional sovereignty. Creating it was an exploration of what it means to be a conscious, creative being that flows with the wisdom of emotions and assumes her inner places of creative power, freedom and responsibility without deferring to an outside authority.

Unstruck: Heart Chakra Art Symbols

29 May, 2023

'Unstruck' is a visual meditation on the elevating power of love and openness, exploring the heart as a bridge between the physical plane and our spiritual aspirations. The setting, colors and symbols each contain clues to the divine mysteries of the heart on a personal and universal level. It is part of a seven piece series that explores various aspects of human existence through the chakras and other mythological symbols.

Butterfly Symbolism: Meaning, Myth, and Metamorphosis

01 June, 2021

As masters of metamorphosis, butterflies are significant symbols of transformation and rebirth. These winged creatures have long been viewed as otherworldly messengers and heralds of good fortune and joy. The Greek word for butterfly, psyche, is the same word used for soul, and this association is found across many cultures.

Framing Tutorial: 5 Ways to Make a Big Impact with Tiny Paintings

03 December, 2020

Tiny original paintings are the perfect, affordable way to collect beautiful artwork to fill your walls. It can be tempting to think your postcard-sized paintings are destined to become puny desktop jewelry at best, but I'm going to show you five ways to make small artwork shine with affordable framing solutions you can (mostly) do yourself. 

The Basis of Life: Root Chakra Art Symbols

03 July, 2020

Here's an explanation of the symbols in this new 3x4 foot painting called "The Basis of Life" in light of so many who have lost their lives recently to both systemic violence and COVID-19. It is part of a seven piece series that explores aspects of human existence through the chakras.