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The 2019 Handmade Holiday Buyer’s Guide is now available!

As the holiday season approaches, conversations about wish lists and heartfelt gifts begin to fill rooms at family gatherings and friendly get-togethers. During several of these conversations, my own friends and family expressed a desire to buy handmade and support artists but weren’t sure where to get started or felt overwhelmed by the search results… Continue reading The 2019 Handmade Holiday Buyer’s Guide is now available!

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Minnesota Visual Journal Collective Tag Book Exchange

For the past 10 years or so, I’ve been a part of an amazing group in the Twin Cities called the Minnesota Visual Journal Collective. It’s a group of local artists with a wide range of interests and talents that is supportive, inspiring and incredibly welcoming. The group meets on the third Monday of every… Continue reading Minnesota Visual Journal Collective Tag Book Exchange

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Registrations for summer classes are closing soon!

This summer I'll be teaching as part of the 21 Secrets Summer Studio: Capturing Moments online course as well as two in-person classes at Artistry in Bloomington, MN (Introduction to Art Journaling and Creating Calm Through Collage). I'm so excited for all of these classes because each one gives me a chance to showcase different… Continue reading Registrations for summer classes are closing soon!

Art Journaling, Project, Tiny Book Collaboration, Visual Journaling

Tiny Book Collaboration

I’m very excited to share that I am a participant in the Tiny Book Collaboration, a project by artist Hope Fitzgerald. Every month or so, she sends out about 20 books to artists around the world who have requested them through either her Instagram account: @hopefitzgerald_art or the account for the project: @tinybookcollaboration. The only… Continue reading Tiny Book Collaboration

Art Journaling, Classes, Creative Challenges, Creative Journaling, Visual Journaling

I’m a teacher at 21 Secrets Summer Studio!

I'm so excited to share that I'll be a teacher in the 21 Secrets Capturing Moments Summer Studio this August! My class will focus on slowing down to take time to capture the small moments that we overlook every day and how some of these moments can come to have the deepest meaning in our… Continue reading I’m a teacher at 21 Secrets Summer Studio!

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Richfield Fall Boutique & Market – Saturday, October 27th

I'm excited to share that I'll be a vendor at the Richfield Fall Boutique & Market this Saturday, October 27th from 9:00am - 2:00pm. The event will feature local artisans, crafters and farmers market vendors and will also include family-friendly activities and live music. You can also purchase raffle tickets for your chance to win one… Continue reading Richfield Fall Boutique & Market – Saturday, October 27th