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March 10, 2019
8-habits-of-being-a-thriving-artist with Kellie Day

Eight Habits of Being a Thriving Artist

 If you’re having trouble keeping your art going consistently, feeling frozen part way through the process from fear, or struggling with the negative voices in your head – you’re going to want to tune in on the underlying “big stuff” it takes to thrive as an artist. This week […]
February 21, 2019
How to Get in Your Studio When You Don’t Have Any Time

How to Get in Your Studio When You Don’t Have Any Time

 So often women tell me they are not getting into their studio because they are too busy. Life is too full. The kids need them. The dog has to go to the vet. And all these things are REAL, yet if we let them take the upper hand we […]
February 14, 2019
heart opening teaching on how to build your confidence, from melanie law

Heart Opening to Build Your Confidence and Self Love

 It doesn’t matter how many people tell you your art is good, you will never believe it if you don’t truly feel confident about your own art, from INSIDE. So often women do not share their art and their greatest gifts due to lack of belief in themselves, their […]
February 9, 2019

How to Paint More & Get the World to Value Your Art

 This video is taken from my facebook group , Transform Your Art from Dabbling to Professional Quality. As artists, our emotions, and our highly developed senses are what allow us to create art. They are what form our ability to notice things more deeply. They are our beauty and […]
February 3, 2019
How to Make Money with Your Art & Bust the Starving Artist Myth

How to Make Money with Your Art & Bust the Starving Artist Myth

 This video is taken from my facebook group , Transform Your Art from Dabbling to Professional Quality. If you’re an artist who dreams of making money, or even a living with your art, you are NOT alone. They challenge for artists who long to be financially fruitful, is that […]
January 20, 2019
Believing in Yourself as an Artist

The Importance of Believing in Yourself as an Artist

 This video is taken from my facebook group , Transform Your Art from Dabbling to Professional Quality. “The reason you are here is because of the contribution you have to offer”. – Oprah What is it you believe about yourself, deep down? … your heartfelt purpose, that is going […]
December 8, 2018
Connecting with Spirit through Your Art ©Kellie Day

Connecting with Spirit Through Your Art This Holiday Season

 This video is taken from my facebook group , Transform Your Art from Dabbling to Professional Quality. Do you feel like you are connecting with spirit when you paint? Spirit, God, Energy, collective soul – whatever you choose to call it – is the life form that is larger than us. […]
November 15, 2018
Can you make a living as an artist?

Can You Make a Living as an Artist?

 This video is taken from my facebook group of women who want to take their art from dabbling to Professional quality. Do you think about making a living as an artist? There’s a big difference between being a full-time artist – making your living at it – and doing it part […]
October 31, 2018
Why all those Online Classes aren’t Moving Your Art Forward

Why all those Online Classes aren’t Moving Your Art Forward

 This is video is from my Transform Your Art Facebook group for super creative women who want to take their art from Dabbling to Professional Quality.  In this video, I’m going to share with you three things you need to move your art forward, if you’ve been stuck in […]
October 12, 2018
5 Ways to Stand Out in a Crowded Art Market, with Kellie Day

VIDEO: 5 Ways to Stand Out in a Crowded Art Market

 This is video is from my Transform Your Art Facebook group for super creative women who want to take their art from Dabbling to Professional Quality.  How can you go into a saturated art world and stand out and make a name for yourself? There are going to be […]
September 27, 2018
Kellie Day's studio table

VIDEO: Do You Have Enough Talent to be a Professional Artist?

 This is video is from my Transform Your Art Facebook group for super creative women who want to take their art from Dabbling to Professional Quality.  Are you looking on the internet and seeing all these artists and wondering if you’re good enough? OR maybe you haven’t made very […]
September 21, 2018
are you living your passion? watch this video by kellie day

VIDEO: Are You Living Your Passion?

 This is video is from my Transform Your Art Facebook group for super creative women who want to take their art from Dabbling to Professional Quality.  Do you want to live your most passionate, heartfelt life? Do you want to use your artistic abilities to the fullest and create […]
September 13, 2018
Kellie Day and doggies

VIDEO: The Truth about Why Your Art is not Succeeding

 I know from my own experience that it takes more than just art skills to make truly great art that really moves people. First and foremost you have to know what your idea of success is, or you’ll never get there. Whether it’s … – Making art that really […]
September 7, 2018
Developing Your Style as an Artist

VIDEO: Developing Your Voice as an Artist

 Having a unique style of your own when painting is a sign of professionalism and a chance for success as an artist. But it’s becoming harder and harder to do, with all of the art on the ‘net these days. You might know you’re struggling with your style if […]
September 3, 2018
kellie day art - getting ready for a show

How to Live Your Life in the Most Beautiful Way

Yesterday was my birthday, and we disappeared into the high mountain lakes above Moab, Utah and slept under the stars. It was an incredibly rejuvenating weekend, and much needed. These trips are my happy place, and my inspiration for art. My goal has always been to live my life in […]
August 23, 2018
Rediscovering your long term happiness through art, with Kellie Day

VIDEO: 6 Steps to Rediscovering Your Long Term Happiness through Art

 This video and many others like it, is from my free Facebook group I’ve been talking with lots of women with a creative calling who’ve lost their long-term happiness. And here’s why… * They have been taking care of their families for so long, they have lost themselves, and […]
February 17, 2018
Butterflies, mixed media on canvas, 36" x 12", ©Kellie Day, Available

Butterflies and Pain

With all the difficult things happening in the world right now, I present to you something beautiful. I give to you a moment to take a reprieve, enjoy a deep breath, and relax. The school shooting hits a deep chord with this mother, and I know I need a moment. […]
January 21, 2018
1minute video walk through of kellie day's art studio

Take a Walk Through My Studio

I thought it would be fun to open my studio doors and give you a quick tour… Here’s where I make art and play in my little, mountain studio. Today it’s snowing hard and we are JAZZED for white fluffiness! If you’re interested in painting with me, but you can’t […]
January 14, 2018
Eternal Tulips, 36" x 48", mixed media on canvas ©Kellie Day

Art is Life – and how the creative process makes you face it

“If you want to Improve your Art, Improve your Life”. This quote really puts the pressure on. It’s so true. Art doesn’t lie. It is a reflection of who we are. We have to come to a very honest place with ourselves to make art, because when you are in […]
January 4, 2018
kellie day painting in her art journal on the beach in mexico

How I got Started in Mixed Media Painting

  When I first realized I wanted art to be a bigger part of my life, I was a single mother with a three year old child. I saw an ad for a class in Mexico on mixed media painting that would cost me, with airfare, almost exactly what I […]