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Any skill can be learned with sustained effort.


Artists are made,
not born.


Dozens of times, I've heard people say they can only draw stick figures! The idea that creatives have special talent is a self-limiting belief. 


The truth is, stick figures mark the start of great things, provided one keeps trying. So what story do you tell yourself?

Image by Maria Oswalt

The following photos represent a period of three years when people looked at my art and said,

"what's that?"


You might see glimmers of future potential, but I destroyed most of my early paintings before realizing their value! Regardless, I kept improving.

Mistakes Make Progress

small pink flowers vector