Featured Art: Unveiling

This month’s featured art is the interior wound of a cactus – in this case, a wound that helps the cactus survive. Watercolor on Paper 15 x 20 inches Look no further than nature for the best analogy of why wounds are necessary to reach our fullest potential. When a cactus is wounded, [...]

By | 2018-03-13T14:16:32+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Featured Art, Posts, Spiritual Toolbox|0 Comments

Featured Art: Saguaros

This month’s featured art is a Saguaro cactus from the inside out, a beautiful representation of the Spiritual Warrior. Watercolor on paper 15 x 20 inches Standing tall in the Sonoran Desert with outstretched arms, these ancient cacti communicate a sense of courage, wisdom and strength. When I behold a Saguaro, I no [...]

By | 2018-03-13T13:52:51+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Featured Art, Posts|0 Comments

Featured Art: Journey Runestone

This month’s featured art is a genuine, contemporary Runestone – one that my husband and I created together for a dear friend and collector, Karen C. It tells the story of her “journey” in ancient Runic text: from the beginning of her 39-year marriage to its intensely challenging end, focusing on the amazing and continual [...]

By | 2018-02-14T13:32:46+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Featured Art, Posts, Spiritual Toolbox|0 Comments

The Beauty of Stepping Back

This month’s featured art depicts the incredible power and beauty that can be found in stepping back.    This brief video represents one tiny piece of a community united in an outpouring of compassion, borne from tragedy. On October 1st, 2017, 58 lives were tragically lost in Las Vegas, during the biggest shooting [...]

By | 2017-12-19T18:24:38+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Featured Art, Posts, Spiritual Toolbox|0 Comments

A Path to Beneficial Outcomes

This month’s featured art is pure beauty and growth, and in this case, it isn’t mine. Seeds are planted and seasons change in an abiding cycle of transition. For me, there is nothing more beautiful than what can be discovered in nature, which, as Lao Tzu said, “does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” [...]

By | 2017-11-07T09:04:09+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Featured Art, Posts|2 Comments

Healing Your Personal World

Hundreds of people gather in Downtown Las Vegas, during First Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, for the opening ceremony of the Community Healing Garden in memory of the victims in the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival. If there is one thing I would like to share more than anything [...]

By | 2017-10-17T07:24:32+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Featured Art, Posts|2 Comments

Finally – a great excuse for tattoos, edible art and…blowing bubbles!

© Carnegie Museum of Art October is National Arts and Humanities Month, the nation’s largest celebration for the arts and humanities. NAHM was launched 30 years ago by Americans for the Arts in honor of the 20th Anniversary of the NEA, or National Endowment for the Arts. While this may sound like a [...]

By | 2017-10-05T12:31:10+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Posts|0 Comments

Six Steps to Liberation

Liberation - what does it even mean? Freedom from personal responsibilities? Freedom from time? Freedom from pain, emotional or physical? Freedom from negative situations? Burning your bra? “Hidden Message” Work in Progress Elizabeth Bryan-Jacobs Oil on canvas, 48 x 48 inches I think becoming liberated means all the above and then some...it just [...]

By | 2017-09-11T17:25:02+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Featured Art, Posts, Spiritual Toolbox|0 Comments

How to Continually Feel Appreciated

Featured Art Secret II: Letting Go Mixed media with oil and watercolor on paper, 17.5 x 11 inches ElizabethBryanJacobs.com This topic is a wonderful continuation of last month’s post, “Breaking Through Personal Barriers,” as feeling unappreciated can reap amazing breakthroughs. I especially appreciate my own feelings of being unappreciated, as they feed [...]

By | 2017-08-03T17:36:04+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Featured Art, Posts, Spiritual Toolbox|0 Comments