The deck started out small, and was meant for personal use only, but it transformed itself many times as I went along. It soon became huge and MESSY!!! And that is OK, as the process for creating it felt huge and messy. There was lots of scribbling and mistakes and I didn’t always like theContinue reading “How Inner Child Artist Oracle Came To Be: The Progression of the Process is Sticky Sometimes”
Tag Archives: Greatness Work
Heal Your Inner Child
Coming to Kickstarter February 15, 2023!
Inner Child Artist Oracle is Done, Diddly-Un!!!!
This deck is a culmination of everything I’ve ever done in my entire life, from teaching elementary school art , to messing around with graphic design and websites, marketing and advertising, to storytelling and journaling, to card creation, etc.! I have had so many random opportunities to work in so many different fields, and IContinue reading “Inner Child Artist Oracle is Done, Diddly-Un!!!!”
Am I a witch?
Yes, my husband saved the dried herbs from the garden for my “spells.” Yes, my friend brought me potion bottles yesterday. Yes, I make candles that smell (and are named) like weed scents. Yes, I can capture your soul with my paintbrush. Yes, I have also been known to help your children hone their artisticContinue reading “Am I a witch?”
Inner Child Artist: The How’s and Why’s
These are my drawings in response to the cards in my Inner Child Artist deck. It’s hard to say which I prefer: the initial imagery or the elicited imagery… Inner Child Artist was created over the many YEARS I spent teaching elementary art. Much of the imagery is from art projects that I facilitated andContinue reading “Inner Child Artist: The How’s and Why’s”
Some draw it out; Others sing it…
My son sings it. And he’s so good. I love it. I think it’s important. And beautiful. ❤️
A Family Reunion and Another Funeral
Life really is like the Wheel of Fortune. Things that go down always come back up again. That is a good and a bad thing. Either way… it’s a thing. The bad thing about funerals is that someone you love has died. The good thing about funerals is that it brings you together with yourContinue reading “A Family Reunion and Another Funeral”
Drawing it out… 😭
My dad has been in ICU for a week now. He has to a have a defibrillater implanted into his heart tomorrow morning, while his blood pressure stays at a very low rate. I’m worried. I am so fucking scared of facing life on Earth without him. I can’t stand the thought of losing him,Continue reading “Drawing it out… 😭”
My Life is Crashing Down With My Daddy
Death is so final. I have always had so much hope that with modern technology and medical advances, that my dad would be fine. I’ve never been the best at handling terminal illness and death. And the death of someone close to me nearly destroys me. I’m still trying to deal with the loss ofContinue reading “My Life is Crashing Down With My Daddy”
City Slickers Thinkin’ They Are Country Bumpkins, or Something Like That…
I have been packing our 2,500 square foot house for about a month now because… WE ARE GOING OFF THE GRID! For Real. Pleaser ask me every single question you can think of so I can determine how much I DO NOT KNOW ABOUT THIS SHIT! (It’s going to be hilarious! ) Stay tuned… 🤣
Inner Child Artist
Introducing Inner Child Artist, an art therapy deck to heal the wounded inner child. The Prototype This is the new deck I have been working on. It is called Inner Child Artist, and it is for healing the wounded inner child that hides inside of all of us. This is an art therapy deck thatContinue reading “Inner Child Artist”
All Mother’s Are Slightly Insane
It’s true. We have to be crazy to have kids. 😂 Kids are hard. Kids are hard. Shit, mom’s are hard. Dogs are so easy… (Thank God for dogs!) At the end of the day, they all are WORTH IT! ❤️ I love my mama and I love being a mom. Happiest of Mother’s DaysContinue reading “All Mother’s Are Slightly Insane”
We all have many different people hidden inside of us, for every person that cares for us and that we care for becomes a part of us somehow. Who are you today? Are you the person that is on the inside that only you know, or are you the one on the outside that everyoneContinue reading “Double Take”
March 2019 HAS BEEN A FAB #DECKLUST MONTH!
Flip-through of several tarot decks, including urban, practical magic, dust II onyx, and MORE!!!
Emotional Well-Being Spreads
Tarot can be used for many, many purposes. One of my favorite uses for Tarot is to help me escape “crazy brain.” When anxiety and fear take over, it is hard to sometimes think rationally and actually see a situation for what it really is. In situations like this, I will pull out my TarotContinue reading “Emotional Well-Being Spreads”
Banksy In Use! ❤️
Check out the photographs/reviews from people who have purchased the deck! Get yours today!!! http://www.etsy.com/shop/CooptyLewBazaar/updates/18429977
TO ALL THOSE WHOM HAVE PURCHASED THE TAROT BANKSY, I WANT TO EXTEND AN OFFER: A CONTEST TO WIN A FREE DECK! I am running a contest for a month. To qualify, submit a review in writing or video format of THE TAROT BANKSY with photos. The winner will be the proud owner of aContinue reading “ANNOUNCEMENT!!!!!”
The Tarot Banksy Changes
I put out an experimental version of the Tarot Banksy before I took it to Kickstarter just to see if there was interest in it at all, and to circumvent heartbreak and embarrassment. LOL. Apparently, people all over the world think it’s dope because the experimental edition (A.K.A. the Premiere edition) sold like hotcakes, theContinue reading “The Tarot Banksy Changes”
Happy Birthday in Heaven!
Not a day goes by that I don’t wish for just one more moment with her! My sister would have had her 48th birthday today. We celebrate nonetheless. It is so hard. It is so hard to live without her. It is so hard to celebrate her in her absence. And, unbelievably… ItContinue reading “Happy Birthday in Heaven!”
Some of my decks!
A little over the top
Dame Darcy’s Queen Alice Deck!!!! So, So Damn Good!!!!
I did a quick flip through and sort of review of the damn Darcy queen Alice tarot deck and I share it in this video. If you’re interested in getting this deck I suggest you do it ASAP! It’s absolutely gorgeous! To see my review you can go here. Enjoy!!!!
My Ride or Die
IMPORTANT COOPTYLEW UPDATES!
Artsy Tarotist I draw and paint the cards to learn the meaning of them, and by doing this, I learn the cards in such a way that it’s not memorization, but it is actual learning and integration of the new knowledge. I definitely suggest researching the symbols on the card and then trying to drawContinue reading “IMPORTANT COOPTYLEW UPDATES!”
❤️A Few Tarot Spreads for your Enjoyment❤️
Art by CooptyLew… YOURS TRULY! 💋
Pull, Pen, Paint is officially starting December 15, 2018! Join me in the class!
Pull, Pen, Paint is back for the second year (THANK GOD!). I am so excited and thrilled to announce that I have been asked to serve as a Community Guide for the year. I liked Tarot Cards before taking this class but after only one year in community with these lovely and generous people, I findContinue reading “Pull, Pen, Paint is officially starting December 15, 2018! Join me in the class!”