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candy colored studio podcast episode #24: feeling successful in your creative business at 85% (less stress and more joy)

candy colored studio podcast episode #24: feeling successful in your creative business at 85% (less stress and more joy)
what are some items on your business to-do list that are causing you stress? if you "gave some up" and switched to an 85% approach, could you accomplish more while finding peace and joy? would this change allow you to go after business goals that now seem unattainable? katrina shares examples of how choosing 85% over 100% allows her more peace in her business. try it on for yourself!

candy colored studio podcast episode #22 - our secondary infertility journey, also: 15 years learning, serving & sacrificing together

candy colored studio podcast episode #22 - our secondary infertility journey, also: 15 years learning, serving & sacrificing together

episode #22, the 22nd of may: our 15th anniversary...details of how we met and a peek into our journey with secondary infertility: the darkness, how we survived, and later learned to thrive while experiencing hard things...together.

marriage/relationships/partnership, it's never easy. it entails so much hard work and sacrifice. soo much unselfishness, trust, and a great deal of listening...we're still figuring it out, lol!

candy colored studio podcast episode #21: andrea holmes - accessing the world of art markets, studio spaces, while being a mother artist

candy colored studio podcast episode #21: andrea holmes - accessing the world of art markets, studio spaces, while being a mother artist
meet texas fine artist andrea holmes, painter of birds, vintage still lifes, paintings with patterns, texture, and joy!  she shares her artist journey, how to sell at markets, the ins and outs of having two studios and searching for another. enjoy all her goodness!

candy colored studio podcast episode #20: art making questions part ii - money & business

candy colored studio podcast episode #20: art making questions part ii - money & business
i'm answering questions sent in by crystal jensen of @artbycrystal. where to spend your money in your biz, how to price your work, what to skimp on with art supplies, finances & more.

candy colored studio podcast episode #19 - why i create: stories of abuse & the desire to create safe places for others; sweetness amidst the dark & hard

candy colored studio podcast episode #19 - why i create: stories of abuse & the desire to create safe places for others; sweetness amidst the dark & hard
i know too well that life isn't always jolly. soo many hard things in my life have left a desire to create safe environments, places where burdens can be lifted and comfort can be found. hear about one specific experience i encountered, as well as some recent experiences with collectors and my artwork.

i speak candidly, and in a very raw way about some of the abusive things that i have experienced in life, how these hard things have shaped my outlook and desire to make places of safety for my family, loved ones, friends, and collectors. i also speak about my lifelong quest and desire to embrace the good, the beautiful, and the divine.

candy colored studio podcast episode #18: nanette amis - 25 years cultivating relationships as the owner of the utah art market

candy colored studio podcast episode #18: nanette amis - 25 years cultivating relationships as the owner of the utah art market

meet nanette, owner of the utah art market in the sugarhouse garden center in salt Lake. listen as she shares how she's run a seasonal market for 25 years! the ups, downs, reasons to persevere, changes in technology & marketing. also, what she wish she’d have known, advice for artists and so much more. i just know you will love her. visit the spring market april 19th and 20th.

candy colored studio podcast episode #17: france trip: answered questions, what we gave up to spend a month in france

candy colored studio podcast episode #17: france trip: answered questions, what we gave up to spend a month in france

logistics and all the questions about our france trip such as:

why france?

what were our intentions in living together as a family of 7 in france for a month?

when did we start planning?

how long did it take to save up?

how did we take a month off of life?

how did carl work or run his business while we were gone?

would we do it again?answers to these questions (and others) and what we gave up as a family to make it happen!

candy colored studio podcast episode 16: art making questions answered part i

candy colored studio podcast episode 16: art making questions answered part i
candy colored studio podcast episode 16: answering art making questions. resources for artists, books, podcasts, consultant, etc.

candy colored studio podcast episode 15: weeks 2 & 3 in the southwest of france

candy colored studio podcast episode 15: weeks 2 & 3 in the southwest of france
listen to episode 15: our family's adventure continues in the garonne region (southwest) of france. weeks 2 & 3 memories, places visited, & survival traveling with 5 kiddos. it's been a grand adventure.  i've also been able to paint new pieces here in france that will be released directly to my email list when we return.

candy colored studio podcast episode 14: lyndy landon & mompreneur overwhelm

candy colored studio podcast episode 14: lyndy landon & mompreneur overwhelm
katrina chats with lyndy landon, of image artistry, who shares about mom entrepreneur overwhelm & support along your journey.

candy colored studio podcast episode 13: our family's first week in france

candy colored studio podcast episode 13: our family's first week in france
candy colored studio podcast episode 13. katrina, carl & their kiddos have been saving over the past year to take an adventure together in france. they start in paris and experience all the highs & lows of traveling abroad with 5 kiddos.

candy colored studio podcast episodes 11 & 12

candy colored studio podcast episodes 11 & 12
Katrina's candy colored studio podcast episodes 11 and 12: questions answered as to starting your artistic journey and an interview with dear friend, Anna Foster about surviving joyfully amidst challenges, and creating systems at home to improve our situation.