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“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” ― Mary Oliver

“Cultivating Wonder”

Creating art that brings more beauty, joy and inspiration to the world!

Welcome to the creative world of mixed media artist Michelle Lisenbee.

New Art!

New Art!

One of my virtual mentors, favorite artists and people (although I've never actually met her in person) is Kelly Rae Roberts. A former medical social worker turned full time artist, she embodies much of what I've love to be and do. She recently offered a bundle of...

Get art scanned – CHECK! One step closer….

Taking my artwork somewhere to be scanned has been on my "to-do" list for years. Today, I can scratch it off! I am elated. This feels big to me. We don't have a high quality scanner at home, and can't afford to buy one right now. If I want to open an Etsy shop and...

Living Like an Artist and Monk

A friend and I are reading the book, "The Artist's Rule" by Christine Valters Paintner. It's subtitle is, "nurturing your creative soul with monastic wisdom" and I am loving it. Its words and exercises are speaking to the deepest parts of me. This poem is the results...

Gratitude List – Fifty for Fifty

Yesterday was my fiftieth birthday. I am now a half-century old. For years, I've been saying I wanted to start a blog. This year, I am making it happen. I have no idea what I'm doing. This site will probably look funny and will probably change a lot as I learn how to...