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Feeling grounded and how I do it

To be grounded for me is feeling stable, in contact with my thoughts, feeling present. And when I'm grounded I also tend to create my best art. If I'm being totally present when creating it's like a meditation practice for me. Time and space just disappears.  But sometimes it's hard, with all of what's going on and all the distractions that we have around us.  And for me it's something I need to work on daily and when I do, I feel a big difference. Calmer and more balanced and I get more confident when painting.  Here are my favorite ways for grounding myself: Long walks in the forest with our dog Wille. Here my thoughts and senses get to rest and get the space they need. My mind gets quiet...

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My first blog post! :)

Writing my first blog post ever!  Actually, never thought I would start a blog. Words do not always come easy for me, I’m more of a visual person. Guess that is why I love to paint and draw. 😊 So why start a blog? Well I have just started my career as a full-time artist (sooo exciting 😊😊😊) and I wanted to share that story and let you guys on my journey. And I also wanted a forum to share more about me and my work, the process, the thoughts behind my artwork. But maybe most importantly to share what I learn a long the way, both practically about the art world but also about the inner world. With the...

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