Step inside my mind
(and colorful world)
Before the Creative Process
Dreama’s Favorite Studio Stuff
Favorite, time-tested, must have favorite art supplies and goodies for the artist’s studio! Get your free PDF download!Read more
During the Creative Process
Inside My Studio: The Dream.Love.Paint Cottage
I have grown my studio to reflect me and my dreams.
It is not based on what a proper artist’s studio ‘should’ have. (Who wrote those ‘rules’ anyway??)
It is and will always be reflective of my changing dreams and desires.
Let’s head inside so you can see what I’ve chosen and why.
I hope you are inspired to do the same for yourself. Create a magical space, one that reflects and supports YOU in your creative endeavors!
After the Creative Process
Imagine — In Gratitude for Artists
A world without.
We would still have grand beauty no doubt
For there are the canyons deep and turquoise reefs
And the falling of nature painted leaves
And the dance of swallows in a murmur
And the pacing of the jungle lion
The sound of the rain
And the visions of the starry nights and rainbows days
But when we add in the artists—what we get is this beautiful planet and the heavens beyond translated into new ways of seeing and touching and feeling— laced with human emotionRead more
A story about you in Paris…
‘A snapshot of you in Paris. Musings and watercolor stories coming to life in the journal you hold. Maybe a bit nostalgic, thinking of a young Hemingway writing away in the cafe you now sit, munching on your pastry and café. You sweep the hair back off your brow and begin tracing the lines of…Read more
What’s Belief Got to Do With It?
Perhaps the biggest thing that has stood in my way is my own belief that I was less…Read more
Do It Before You’re Ready
Dreams and creativity or plans to exercise and take better care of ourselves are often added to some imaginary ‘first of the year/next month/ when things’ slow down list.
And so we wait.
“You see this pattern over and over with many creative people: they have this little bit of magic, a spark of something that comes naturally to them, and it’s often messy and weird and a little bit off, and that’s why they catch our attention in the first place. The odd magic is what we love about them.” ~ Austin Kleon