Posts tagged 'holiday'

Affirmation Tomtes

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

TODAY, November 12, is The American Swedish Institute’s Jul Shop Opening! (2600 Park Ave. MPLS. MN) My Affirmation Tomte art prints sit on those joyous jul-shelves, awaiting new homes! https://www.asimn.org/programs-education/events/jul-shop-opening-asi-member-appreciation-weekend These tomtes are also creating mischief at one of my very favorite shops, https://joy-and-company.com/ in Grand Marais, MN. They also have great art supplies and […]

Hope is given PLUS weekend sale!

Saturday, December 14th, 2019

HOPE IS GIVEN. A page from my book The Great Green Okayness: A Field Guide to Seeing Your Uncommon Magnificence (25% off for just 2 days! See shop link at end of paragraph) “It can feel maddening to see a place you want to get to yet be stuck in the land of somewhere else. […]

CREATIVE BUNDLE BURST!

Sunday, December 1st, 2019

Dear friends, I am truly excited to share this creative magic with you! Might you consider kicking off your December with joining me + 10 other incredible teachers (SARK, Andrea Scher, Kelly Rae Roberts, Liv Lane, Andrea Schroeder, Melanie Dewberry, Flora Bowley, Susannah Conway, Leonie Dawson, and Lacy Young ) for a 72 hour bundle […]

The Great Feast: This double ring is now available!

Friday, November 29th, 2019

After much time and grateful inspiration, my husband/architect Ben Awes and I have collaborated to create and now offer this fine silver double statement ring titled “The Great Feast!” The ring celebrates the bounty and richness of life. All creation encircling the great feast. Illustrating the loaves and fishes, the sun, stars and moon, the […]

Book signing at Seasons on St. Croix Gallery

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

We just got 8 inches of snow overnight and it’s still snowing in Minnesota! I will hope to be at Seasons on St. Croix gallery in Hudson, Wisconsin for a book signing this Saturday, November 30 from 1:00 to 4:00, and the question is, which outfit will I be wearing? Gudrun Sjoden’s Holiday Lotus Dress […]

A few words

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

A few thoughts from this corner of the world of late, with love… A few words covering everything: and griefs (they show up in all kinds of forms!): and joys (our son Abe after a weekend of dance performances last weekend…the tall blonde w/glasses and our son Sam with our niece Michaela, extending many ordinary […]

yes

Monday, December 25th, 2017

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, & a deep hearted YES to all your light, tenderness, & might! With much love to each & all this holiday season! XOX Rachel

Visiting my mom, and hugging our lives!

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Hug your loved ones tight, including your own precious life! All is well, and, this was me on my way to visit my mom in the hospital Thanksgiving day, following her fall and subsequent hip replacement surgery. She is doing remarkably well and now in a rehabilitation facility! I was loaded with bags of her […]

i believe in make believe

Monday, September 18th, 2017

New fall print is now available here, with l♥ve: http://rachelawes.etsy.com Hi dear ones! I have just hatched a new plan. First, I’ll be taking a brief blog break with some travels ahead, returning early October, then sharing those adventures with you! Second, out of a dedication to writing my newest book, I will be limiting […]

may all be well

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Happy holidays with love XOX (art print here) ♥