A quest: motorcycling at 45

In earlier years…like ten years ago, I conquered a huge conquest. I passed my cycle training. IE: Motorcycle training. Yes, two wheels. Motor included! I had been riding ‘two up’ with my husband on a larger motorcycle for many years … Read More

Meaningful Changes: Lesson #102

Back in March of 2014, my husband and I lost our home to a fire. We lost everything but the clothes on our backs, and a few odds and ends we were able to recover. Odd things really…items that we … Read More

Nurturing

Love. Embraced. Spirit. These words describe the creation thoughts I had while handcrafting this piece. As mentioned in the past and something many artists experience, is the evolution of a piece, sometimes, from a voice other than their own. Meaning … Read More

A lasting impression

Devil’s Tower. A place of reverence and beauty to many. Myself included. We have traveled to and around the base of Devil’s Tower a few times, and each visit leaves an indelible imprint on my spiritual being. Here is a … Read More

Artistic Urns

The urns and keepsakes that I create have their own story to share. These one of a kind artistic creations are handmade through the use of clay on a potters wheel, throwing a shape, and then designing and carving elements … Read More

Manzanita and Pinon Pine trees

While on a trip to Sedona this past fall, I had the most profound experience among the oldest trees in and around the Grand Canyon, and Sedona. Pinon Pines are traced back to prehistoric times, and they join the Manzanita … Read More

Leaves and Texture Lidded Vessel

After a refreshing weekend with my husband, taking in nature throughout the southwestern coulees of Wisconsin on motorcycles, I am ready to start the week. However, at 12:35 am, as in this morning, I was still trying to quiet my … Read More