I am super excited about my art opening, and grateful to have this opportunity to exhibit my art.
Today, the Lajes Field Girl Scouts hosted the Mutt Strut fundraiser. This was a delightful event to gain funds for our Girl Scouts, but also--they were helping raise money for Recomeco, a local organization that helps abandoned and stray animals on the island of Terceria. These people work tirelessly, and I am amazed by their... Continue Reading →
Like many Americans, I have issues with the history associated with our holiday of Thanksgiving, and my European ancestors' horrible manipulation and mistreatment of the various indigenous humans throughout the Americas. That being said, it is important that people take a moment to reflect on their lives--expressing gratitude despite our own struggles. This 365 Good Days... Continue Reading →
Working on some commissioned art in my studio tonight. The majority of my income does not come from art sales. However, the little bit that does--is amazing to me. I am infinitely grateful to those people appreciate my work enough to purchase it. I am blessed that even a small portion of my income can... Continue Reading →
I love my co-workers. We have a morning coffee meetings on Mondays. We catch up on the previous week and discuss what needs to be done for the upcoming week. However, our conversations do inevitably deviate from business on occasion--and I am always reminded how much I genuinely I enjoy these people.
I cleaned my studio today. Granted, this isn't fun--but it does make me happy when I have my nice clean studio back.
I spent today with many other lovely ladies as a vender at a Holiday Bazaar. To be honest, if I had made one sale, I would have made my entry expenses and a slight profit. However, I don't think any of us expected the even to be nearly as successful as it was. The host... Continue Reading →