What Storms Teach Us. September 2018

Its that time of year where the East coast is getting slammed with hurricanes and rain.  As I was watching everyone preparing for #Florence it brought to mind every storm teaches us to go to higher ground.  They require us to leave where we are and move to higher ground. They change our perspective about life and they cause us to reexamine our reason for being on the planet.

Some people move to higher ground and find the safety and resources some dont move to higher ground when advised to and become trapped in the devastation of the storm.  All are affected but the out comes differ.

So take heed to the storms in life for they just might be showing you the next level your to go to.

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August Calendar: #ArtistDayTrip

Well hello August, wow that was faster than we wanted. Here on the West Coast, we are still experiencing triple degrees weather and lots of fires. This heat wave came early so at this point we all want cooler weather.

So this month we are going to take our #ArtistDayTrip to Long Beach, California to the Barbeque Festival. This is my first time for this event so I’m excited. Be sure to catch the broadcast stream on Periscope.tv/theartist_56.

Auguest 17, 2018 #ArtistDayTrip Barbque Festival, Long Beach, Ca

August 18-19. #ArtistDayTrip

Sausage and Beer Festival 12pm-5pm

Have you seen this…..

There are so many good things going on in our store currently, have you seen all the products we have….stop what your doing you don’t want to miss this

July sale in our Zazzle store! 60% off cards, stickers 40% off tote bags, magnets 15% off everything else!

Use code ZAZZJULYXMAS at checkout.

Sale runs till midnight July 26th Pacific time

Its Watercolor Challenge Month

July is #Watercolor month so get your watercolors out and start painting.  What a fun way to get use to watercolors and paint something great.

Blick Art Supplies is even having a contest where you can upload your painting to their website.  So click on the link to Blick Art Supplies (which is located on my page and load your watercolor painting.

Hope you win the prize they have.

We are excited about this month because this will be our third watercolor class, so if you missed the first two it is not too late to sign up.  Registration will only be open a few more days so don’t wait.

You can now find us on Instagram TV (IGTV) we have up some of the Artist Day Trips and painting in studio work so if you’re not following us be sure to head on over there.

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Artist Day Trip and Classes: July, 2018

Can you believe we are in July 2018, I am excited that summer is here and guess what the festivals are here.  Below is our calendar, hope you will join us as we take you on our #ArtistDayTrip

Sunday, July 22, 2018, First Annually Chili Festival    11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday, July 21, 2018   9:00 am – 11:00 am
Beginning Water Color Class III   Registration $25  (Paypal: wordprocesser1@yahoo.com )  Limited 10 seats, the class will be on Zoom link will be sent 24 hours before class

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Six Months Into 2018

Well if you’re seeing this we have made it to the halfway mark of 2018.  So my question is “how is your year looking so far”.  We have had plenty of eventful things happen since January some good, some fair and some downright discouraging.  Yet we have made it to the mid-year.

Now that we have all come to this point how are we going to finish out the next six months?  It is clear that we are not allowing the distractions, and detours stop us from moving forward.

So take a moment and breath in this next six months of your journey, and know that you are on the right path even with all the detours.  It’s a journey, not a destination, continue to move forward one paint brush, one camera shot, one dance,  on a completed book at a time because the world is waiting for us and our gifts.

Thank you so much for all who have followed me from day one on this journey, thank you for liking and sharing the post, for coming to the broadcast, and just for being a support factor alone the way.

June is always exciting, the festivals start so there will be plenty of #ArtistDayTrips to explore.  You can find us on most platforms and you can catch our broadcast on #Anchor and #Periscope.tv.

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