*in my world . . . my own comforting friend is inner me . . . I reflect in word . . . thought . . . and images. She is here for me because I am learning to like me. She is part of my resolution . . . in your world you follow the same process . . . remember the key concepts . . . maybe without a character that smiles genuine smiles and shapes itself into your life . . . but if you have found me and like my work . . . you just might be ready to remember the value of you.
. . . embrace the spirit of who you are . . . and like magic you notice the happy, loving people in your life . . . and you grow more of them . . . and still more of them because you are happy to be you . . . the only reason people don't use this method is that it is too simple . . . the easy "stuff" is sometimes the hardest to wrap our brain around . . .
. . . it is all about connections . . . I had found that my character is able to slip by your serious nature and find a comforting friend in my artwork. The creative child in me speaks to the creative child in you. Heart to heart and feelings to feelings. . . . It makes sense of thoughts that stand in your way of thriving. It is not a trick or magic but we all want to thrive and feel connected. The world bombards us. But connection to thriving thoughts feels peaceful, friendly and valued.
. . . I choose to draw simple characters that is why dots . . . represent hugs and lowercase letters are whispers . . . sparks that light-up your thinking and nudges you to thrive at being you . . . my world is full of variations of one basic character.
. . . comforting friend is inner you opening doors and windows of opportunities . . . she confidently displays a genuine heartfelt smile
. . . soaring sister is universal you and me . . . supportive circle, wisdom keeper, kindred spirit . . .
. . . wisdom keepers are ordinary items that carry your intent . . . connect to your true spirit . . . comfy insulation . . . and available reminder . . .
. . . my artwork is a reminder . . . a touchstone . . . a anchor . . . a talisman . . . to embrace joy . . . to uncovering hope . . . to notice inner peacefulness . . .
. . . thoughts grow beliefs and beliefs are my core creation. I am the artist, that communicates uplifting messages . . . energy . . . vibrations . . . change lives in positive ways. I am the storyteller, that illustrates my thoughts . . . my true feelings with words and images . . . this is my true voice.
. . . my gifts to the world is artwork that communicate on a whimsical nonverbal level . . . it promotes genuine healing smiles . . . . it gathers the oneness and expands the nurturing spirit . . . that lives in all of us.
. . . I do my work the same way I do everything in my life with dedication . . . absorbed in my work . . . but realizing it is not about me. . . . the teller of visual stories . . . it is about the feeling we share . . . the uplifting messages we create . . . the doors we open . . . the windows and the opportunities we notice . . . the connections . . . the thoughts we percolate . . . the heartfelt meaning we find . . . and the new surge of forgiveness we allow ourselves.
. . . forgiveness It’s all about healing the forgiver and not about changing the forgiven . . . releasing a judgement . . . forgiving brings ease . . . makes room to grow beyond old limitations. It is taking charge of your own experience.
. . . a unique brand of uplifter I am an uplifter in my own life . . . you are or can be an uplifter in yours . . . It’s about you . . . being you . . . without . . . the burdens of your judgements . . . taking responsibility for being the spirit of who you are . . . sometimes it is easier to reflect it into the spirit of a comforting friend . . .
. . . being a maker . . . insightfully active . . . being whole . . . percolating movement . . . connects to feelings . . . brings joy . . . and communicates creative energy.
. . . your inner definitions . . . looking at words . . . in new ways . . . finding your own brand of understanding . . . your own unique version . . . your own comforting friend . . . noticing the hiccups in meanings . . . redefining your world . . . punctuating your thoughts . . . new found variations . . .
. . . kindred spirit . . . sharing . . . the value of your tribe . . . wisdom keeper or grandmothers spirit . . . collective spirit . . . comforting friend . . .
. . . connecting with you . . . when artwork feels empowering . . . it uplifts . . . it is all about walking through walls . . . barriers . . . finding a light . . . a guide with the spirit to be truly real . . . reaping unrealized benefits by being healthy in all areas of your life . . . embracing the comforting friend and growing a heartfelt smile.
. . . a grounding wheel fine tuning and molding a perception . . . the spirit of who I am . . . guiding me where I need to go . . . to learn the things I need to notice . . . growing inner trust . . . confidence in my direction.
. . . pushing to the positive . . . healing the spirit . . . sharing thoughts that raise awareness . . . moving forward on your own ladder of thinking . . . reaching a half step forward or standing ground or forgiving yourself for slipping backward.
. . . a well oiled creative spirit . . . fueled by joy . . . crafted in wisdom . . . and overflowing with gratitude . . . and peace of mind.
. . . a voice . . . speaking from my real truth . . . so you can hear it, awakens your sense of celebration . . . it is about you navigating growth with a sense of joy.
I am a visual storyteller that connects the dots to build my world. My world is full of variations of one character. She is the spark that lightens up your thinking and nudges you to thrive at being you. Comforting Friend is all about doors and windows of opportunities that open when you notice. About remembering to embrace joy, uncovering hope, notice peacefulness, and being a wisdom keeper. It is also about nurturing thoughts that are touchstones, anchors, talismans and reminders. It is about having a voice that sings and dances and communicated your story of oneness that encompasses all the variations of you.