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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 #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.

podcast episode 7: Julie Olson, author & illustrator & katrina berg, talk all about agents, book conferences, perseverance & instagram tips

podcast episode 7: Julie Olson, author & illustrator & katrina berg, talk all about agents, book conferences, perseverance & instagram tips

Julie Olson, author & illustrator of children's books visits the candy colored studio and shares all about getting an agent, local and international illustrator/author conferences, perseverance in pursuit of the passion, what she "gives up" to pursue her passions, & asks Katrina to share instagram marketing & planning tips.

1.3.5. Fine Art Show at the Utah Art Market

1.3.5. Fine Art Show at the Utah Art Market
Utah Art Market's 1.3.5 Fine Art Show is this Saturday, November 10th, from 5 to 8 pm at the Sugarhouse Park Garden Center in Salt Lake (1602 E 2100 S).

35 local artists with artwork in the 100, 300, and 500 dollar range, as well as some larger treasures.

#paintingbeynac france trip 2018

#paintingbeynac france trip 2018
Katrina & some friends spent a week in the French Countryside painting. Hear about the trip, as well as local and online sales where the french paintings will debut.

terzian galleries show opens the 20th!

katrina berg art , mormon artist
       Here's a peek at the 7 pieces I dropped off at Terzian Galleries yesterday! Three will be featured at the "Our Favorite Things" show opening...

painting playlist

protea painting violet
favorite songs inspiring titles of paintings and a playlist of all these songs!