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March Newsletter 2024 announcements community garden party inspiration march newsletter seasonal transition Mar 02, 2024

Self-Portrait In A Straw Hat - Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, 1782

"Despite living in exile, working and travelling across Europe, and raising her daughter single-handedly, Le Brun...

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The Nourishing Power of Forgiveness 2024 clarity february forgiveness garden party nourishment perspective reflection Feb 23, 2024

 

As we nourish our soil for the seeds we eagerly anticipate planting, I find myself getting restless. I want the blooms and fruits of my creative endeavors to already be at my fingertips, for...

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Sowing Seeds of Self (+ shedding layers for growth) 2024 announcements february garden party nourishment perspective seasonal Feb 16, 2024

Growing up in Colorado, my favorite winter activity was playing in the snow. My least favorite activity was preparing to do so.

My long hair would fight the static of my winter coat, its chaos...

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Finding Courage & The Powerful Grace of Community community february garden party inspiration nourishment reflection Feb 09, 2024

My earliest memory is far from a fond one and it changed my life forever. 

At the tender age of four, I watched my father walk to his truck and drive away. I remember him often being...

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February Newsletter + Opportunity for Stillness 2024 announcements app february garden party newsletter serenity Feb 02, 2024

Aiko's Hands - Imogen Cunningham, 1971

In a career that spanned seventy years, Imogen Cunningham created a large and diverse body of work — from portraits, to nudes, to florals, and to...

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As Nature Intended: Embracing A Seasonal Perspective clarity inspiration motivation nourishment perspective seasonal Jan 26, 2024

It’s that time of year again! As in, it’s usually around this time that I start to question every goal I made for the new year… and my ability to see them through. 

Winter...

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Introducing our Maestra Masterclass Sponsors maestra masterclass sponsors Jan 19, 2024

“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members … a heart of grace and a soul generated by love.”

- Coretta Scott King

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Our Maestra's journey to clarity, and how she's guiding us. 2024 clarity maestra masterclass Jan 11, 2024

 

If you’ve seen The Sound of Music, you might be familiar with the Captain and Maria von Trapp – they’re Sofi von Trapp’s great-grandparents. Despite the pedigree, no...

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January Newsletter + Cultivating Virtuosity app clarity maestra masterclass newsletter nourishment Jan 05, 2024

Clarity in our fifth month of Membership

The double standards we face as women often render us feeling as though we can never truly accomplish what we set out to do, much less seek the support we...

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Persistent Reverie: A Reflection of 2023 2023 our story reflection Dec 29, 2023

Every creative journey has its own unique beginning. Sometimes our creative spark is the only ignition we need to get started, and sometimes we stoke the fire for a time to warm up before taking...

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The Art (and necessity) of Receiving Nourishment holidays nourishment Dec 22, 2023

I found out as a preteen that my mother hated cooking. I always loved her food, but her creative drive is fueled by mixed media art and handmade gifts, not her chicken tetrazzini. Totally...

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Serenity in the Season giveaway holidays maestra masterclass reflection Dec 15, 2023

Thank you everyone who entered our 12 Days Giveaway! We had a blast sharing the beautiful and inspiring gifts by and for creative women just like you. Congrats again to our winner Nicole Bryson for...

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