Blog posts tagged with: 'studio'

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The Life I've Imagined...

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It's December now, and so much time has passed. Even within a couple of months, I could see noticeable changes with my kids. With every tantrum, laugh, cry, and smile is a life experience or lesson that slowly molds them into the person they'll be. To be able to witness this change and growth is incredible and terrifying all at once. The people around my kids and the people I allow my kids to be exposed to are instrumental in their character development. As their mom, I'm the main filter ...

Why Moss Wall Gardens?

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"The Earth has its music for those who will listen." -George Santayana

“Mosses play a significant environmental role in the global carbon cycle as the largest land repository for carbon on the planet.” - Annie Martin*

Creating this moss garden was cathartic to me. It meant new beginnings, fresh start, ability to grow, and respecting my self and my environment. So why the moss?

The chemicals I use to create my fine arts sculptures and special effects makeup are q...

#TBT First Studio, First Baby: Reflecting back

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"In giving birth to our babies, we may find that we give birth to new possibilities within ourselves." -Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn

Change is hard, because it's deviating from what you know and venturing into the unknown. As my body was changing to accommodate my first baby, I noticed that my interactions with people started to change, especially by those in my workplace and in my industry. Instead of being proud of being pregnant, I felt that I always had to hide my bump to be treated eq...