Changing – Growing – Inspiring
Lately I have been feeling so overwhelmed with deadlines – commitments – trying to keep on all the sites that I have and just feeling like time is getting away from me – then I came across an article the other day in Happinez Magazine that spoke about the Hindu way and how they believe life is like a circle and never ends. So in reality there is never “not enough time”. They think of time as space – not an hour or minute or day, and so they just take the space that they are in and try to be a better person and create a better life as much as they can while they are in this space.
It really got me thinking about changing the way that I think.
But even more so, it got me moving more towards where I feel I “need” to be and maybe where I don’t need to be. Making “space” for things that matter and letting some of the other stuff go.
Almost like an omen I came across Monica Garcia’s latest blog post – all about change and letting go – such a beautiful and inspiring post and you can read it here .
So this morning using my butterfly Oracle Cards by Doreen Virtue I shuffled the deck asking the question if what I was about to change was right for me. And this is the card I selected
One of the big changes that I am making this next year is letting go of Facebook – my business page – my group and my personal page. Although this is where I got my start – which is why it has been tugging at me to decided to keep it or not. I know that there are some who have started with me on FB and are not on Instagram – but I will still have my blog and website and Youtube channel so we can connect in all those places. There have been many things that have been pushing me to give up Facebook and I think now it’s time. Change can be hard but to allow space for new exciting and important things it’s what needs to happen.
I want to be able to connect with people in a deeper more meaningful way.
I want to inspire people – touch peoples lives in a positive way
I will also be focusing more of my time on commissioned art – creating more online classes and for the first time in almost 3 years I will be starting in person classes and /or retreats.
I have a beautiful heartfelt retreat that I am currently working on for 2018 and as soon as I can share details with all of you I will.
If you want to be sure you don’t miss out on announcements and inspiration – follow my blog via email – you can find that on the right hand side of my blog. Also sign up for my email list / newsletter you will receive monthly tidbits with inspiration – details and first to get discounts on all classes as well as a free monthly artsy download. You can sign up here
On to some Holiday Artsy Inspiration
I have a few things to share with you for a creative holiday . Below is my latest video creating a holiday watercolor wreath. You could do this for a holiday card or gift.
If you haven’t seen Andrea Gamoll’s Artsy Advent then you need to check it out she does a video a day and I love her style.
I love Alisa Burke’s Simple watercolor tags tutorial – very simple and cute!!
Astrid’s Artistic Efforts is a fabulous blog for Bullet Journaling, holiday cards and more.
If you missed my latest watercolor art journal pages
One more thing….
If you haven’t heard I am a guest Artist – Instructor in The One Badass Art Journal Workshop this year and Tiare Smith is having the most amazing giveaway that I don’t want you to miss out on so here is the link to enter Below is a pic of the amazing prize pack.
Registration for One Badass Art Journal 2018 opens December 13th and you can sign up starting that day here.
Okay I’m off to walk this little baby even though it’s freezing outside lol
Just a note: December’s newsletter will be going out by Sunday – we are doing work at our house so I have been some days with on internet access which has made it hard to get things done. Sorry for the delay my friends.
Hope you all have an amazing day!!
xoxo – Sherry