On Pursuing and Living Your Dreams

April 19, 2016

For the past 6 weeks I have been recouping from a torn plantar fascia. When I first found out I would have to wear a boot on my right foot for 4 months and stay off it as much as possible I sent myself into quite a tail spin. You see last year I had […]

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January 2016 – Small Business Tips

January 13, 2016

Welcome to the first in a year long series on small business tips. Each month of 2016, I will be sharing a new topic in regards to running a small creative business. Here are the topics we will be discussing for 2016: January: Make a Plan February: Say Thank You March: Know Your Numbers April: […]

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January 2016 – Creative Tips

January 05, 2016

January is a time for new beginnings, renewing your creative alignment and starting new projects. For me, that means cleaning my studio, starting a new sketchbook, setting creative goals and adding a few new tools to my creative practice. It also means assessing how I grew as an artist last year and where I want […]

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December Reflections with Susannah Conway

December 01, 2015

As the last month of the year approaches and the busyness of the season sets in, my friend Susannah Conway steps back and takes a moment to reflect. This month she has a special project that I am participating in for the 2nd year and I hope you will follow along as well. December Reflections […]

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sneak peek: 2016 redlinedesign calendar

October 02, 2015

So excited to share a sneak peek of our 2016 calendar with you. This year, flowers were everywhere in my world and I am thrilled to announce that our calendar will be filled with my favorites for each month. Most of the flowers were actually taken in my garden in Northern Nevada, so they have […]

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Enjoy Life Sip by Sip

September 28, 2015

Although I have been relatively quiet here in the last several months I have been creating like a mad woman. Sketching, photography, painting, and reading a lot! Part of all this creating has been experimenting with different art supplies including gouache, pen and ink and marker. this piece is one of my experiments and I […]

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class review: 52 painting class

September 23, 2015

Back in March of this year I joined Mati McDonough and Faith Evan-Sills on a year long journey of painting in their online course 52 Paintings: Exploration, Self Discovery and Community through Painting. Unfortunately for me, the beginning of class coincided with my shoulder surgery and I was unable to participate until early this summer. […]

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notes on taking a blogging break

September 01, 2015

I’ve been blogging since 2010 and have owned my own business since 2009. This past March I was faced with a major shoulder surgery and a child graduating from high school and heading off to college. I decided to take a break; a break from blogging and a break from my business. It was a […]

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redlinedesign: strike away show

March 19, 2015

Today, I am really excited to share that I am participating in my first show in San Francisco. My friend Courtney Cerruti along with Alicia of @adorndesign have created The Strike Away Show which is a show of matchbooks. you can alter them, paint them, chop them up or do whatever to make them your […]

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52 weeks of black and white: week 11

March 18, 2015


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5th Annual Right Brainers in Business Summit – Week 1 Highlights

March 16, 2015

Watch this video to check out some highlights from week 1 of the amazing 5th annual Right-Brainers in Business Video Summit , a virtual interactive learning event unlike any other. I’ve been having incredible a-ha moments about creating sustainable success in my business including: the importance of building and sailing your own boat – Lisa […]

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52 weeks of black and white: week 10

March 11, 2015

{lucky #7} Have a great Wednesday, everyone!

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