new Sophia drawing “Rooted”

Purchase the original drawing or buy a print of this drawing. (Don't forget to use your coupon code for a great discount!)There are times in our lives when we may feel ungrounded. There are times when we may rely on the strength of others to sustain us. Like this forest of trees. They really do need each other to withstand the weathering winds.However, although there are many gathered together, each one of them is separate, distinct and unique. Independent!One of the things that Sophia has … [Read more...]

Sophia continues her journey

I'm continuing to work on Sophia. My goal is to have 52 drawn so that I can create a book with a drawing per week along with meditations, poetry, stories, and testimonials from fans of Sophia... what she means to you. I'm looking forward to initiating that project once the drawings are completed. I'm almost there!These are three original drawings... miniatures technically called ACEOs (Art Cards Editions and Originals) in the art world. They measure 2.5"x3.5" (the size of collectible sports … [Read more...]

new Sophia drawing Nightmare

This is one of those times when I was drawing what I didn't understand. Only as I was drawing it did it begin to dawn on me what my subconscious was communicating. Remember: Sophia is me. Sophia is you.Sophia is having a nightmare in which she is confronted with her worst fear: dismemberment, dis-integration, dis-jointedness.As many of you know from Sophia's story, her earlier years were not pleasant. She grew up under a severity, an abuse fueled by religious belief. I tried to portray this … [Read more...]

freebie friday sophia notecards

Yay for another FREEBIE FRIDAY! I'm giving away a 6 Sophia notecards with envelopes (4.25"x5.5"). I've posted a picture above of the three themes: "Might", "Home" and "Cave". You can go to my online gallery to purchase my other artwork available if you want. (If you receive my newsletter or are a member of my other site, don't forget your discount coupon code.)For a chance to win all you have to do is:1. leave a comment on this post. Even just "hi". You can be anonymous if you want. 2. you … [Read more...]

new Sophia “rising”

What freedom Sophia now enjoys! Nothing can stop her. It used to be that everything and everyone held her back and held her down. Now she knows that she is no one's slave. She is her own master. She is liberated. She will rise!Purchase the original painting or buy a print.¬†Join a site dedicated to providing a safe place for sharing and learning our spiritual paths.(Remember: if you receive my newsletter use your 25% discount!) … [Read more...]

freebie friday Sophia “steadfast” print

Back by popular demand! This is one of my first Sophia drawings. I wanted to depict the courage of a young woman to stand up against the impossible and not back down. She feisty! She's stubborn! She's steadfast! She's not moving until she gets what she wants and what she knows she needs.For your chance to win, all you have to do is: 1. leave a comment on this post. Anything... even just a "hi". And you can be anonymous too if you want. 2. you must sign up for my newsletterI SHIP … [Read more...]

FREEBIE FRIDAY print Sophia “trapped”

Today I'm giving away a free fine art print of the highly popular Sophia "trapped". I've given this away before, but it seems relevant today. If you want to go ahead and order a print now, just click here! The original is sold.I'm giving this print away because of the incredible debate that is going on right now in the church and elsewhere around gender, women and sexuality. To read more about it, you can check out yesterday's post that has some links you can follow. Sophia's story is all … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday metamorphosis print

Today I'm giving away a free fine art print of Sophia "metamorphosis". Paul says that we must be transformed by the renewing of our minds. There is a passive and active quality to this. And this is how it works: you have to change your mind. Your mind must be renewed. The way you begin this practice is by injecting into your life the willingness to change. You must position yourself for transformation. Then, all of a sudden, like a butterfly, the change happens. Promise.Acquire the original … [Read more...]

new Sophia drawing “metamorphosis”

My journey, especially over the last two years, has been one which has required considerable change in me. Actually, it has been a rather painful revelation of the transformation that is urgent and necessary.But how does a caterpillar decide to become a butterfly? Exactly! I know metamorphosis is urgent. So I await. I posture myself for change.Like our lovely Sophia, I have the feeling that as I become more grounded, the transformation I need will come.Acquire the original drawing. Or buy … [Read more...]

new Sophia drawing “cleansed”

Sophia has been caught in a rain storm. She's fallen to the ground and letting it all soak in. Her years of servitude, her years of compromise, her years of captivity, her years of fear... may they all seep out of her and into the ground. She's never felt this clean, this pure. She'll remember this rainy night.Acquire the original drawing. Or buy a print of "cleansed". … [Read more...]