...healing & connecting through art...
"Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free."
-Thich Nhat Hanh
Through Art we find beauty in flaws, self-reflection in creative expression, and deeper connections within community. Art has continuously proven to be beneficial to our individual and collective growth, health, and humanity.
My own artwork consists of figurative portraits, freehand drawn snapshots of personal experiences, on custom-built wood panels. Sometimes a song inspires a gesture or pose but mostly it’s an emotion that I can’t escape. Drawing provides a safe space to process those moments. The nudity in my work represents the vulnerability in sharing this level of intimacy. Vocalizing struggles through fine art, creates an open environment for honest, internal dialogue and healthy connections.
Creating is how I balance life, love, motherhood, and the challenges associated with the fast-changing pace of the current world. Whether I'm working through an original art series or custom project, my hope is to inspire and share the tools that have helped me as an Artist and human.