I find these words from Rumi to be incredibly powerful, encouraging mindfulness everyday. We must truly listen to our hearts and then act on those feelings! How do we move past our fears and dig into those things that awaken our imaginations and get our hearts racing? These little thoughts that tug at our hearts and minds throughout the day, those urges and sensation–they are what make us unique, make us ourselves.
Today I am excited to invite Wendy Cook of Mighty Girl Art to the blog, talking with us about her creative process and the inspiration behind her business! Wendy Cook is a visual artist whose disciplines include painting, photography, book arts, assemblage and jewelry. She has been exhibiting her art since 1986 and has been published in the US, Canada and the UK. Her work has been sold at charity events such as the “Postcards from the Edge” benefit for Visual AIDS of NYC, Northern Virginia Family Service, and The Fund for Women Artists. Wendy is also the founder and facilitator... Continue Reading
So, I just read an interesting little tidbit–according to a study conducted at the University of California, San Diego, emotions shared online (an inspiring quote or words of encouragement on a friend’s wall) create what they termed as a “social multiplier.” These thoughts and sentiments are contagious and can impact your friends. The best part is that positive emotions spread more rapidly than negative ones–so, today, I am here with an uplifting thought to brighten your holiday weekend!
We moved into a new house this past June and one of my favorite things about moving into a new space is selecting and arranging art on the walls–special prints and art pieces just add that extra something special to the home, don’t you think? Here I have collected some of my favorite (and affordable!) art pieces from Etsy artists!
Happy Monday! Can you believe August is already almost over?! I sure can’t! This summer has been fantastic but I am sure am ready for those Fall vibes to start coming my way–Fall in Phoenix is a wonderful time!