(New piece! Available here.)

I painted this new piece  a few weeks before we left for Hawaii. I must have been unconsciously dreaming of flowers and sunshine as that’s exactly what happened when we arrived here.

True has a five week Winter Break from school (I know!), so we decided to hop over to Hawaii for a week of sunshine. I’m so glad we did. It’s been sunshine for days, chill vibes for days, early bed times, reading, eating, lounging, swimming, giggles.

We decided to try out the Disney Resort here, and we’ve all loved it. Water slides, really good food, awesome beach, and all the perks for kids (big and small). Back home it’s snowing, the city has shut down, schools have been closed. My heart is grateful for this break. Indeed, I have flowers in my hair, and sunshine in my soul. 

Thank you, vacation. You. Are. Awesome.

For those of you interested, below is a quick time-lapse that shows the above painting in progress. Enjoy it!

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Hi, I'm Kelly Rae Roberts!

Before I picked up my first paintbrush at the age of 30, I was a medical social worker. I followed my whispers and started playing with paint and everything changed. Now I’m a full-time artist, author and Possibilitarian, who helps women explore their creativity, nourish their souls and build a thriving creative business.

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