Thinking forward instead of backward

Hey THERE!!  Anne Manera here !! I was watching a video the other day where the person was talking about how different life has become, will become and how so many of us just want life back to the way it used to be. As the video continued, more information was shared about how much we should… Read More Thinking forward instead of backward

Activity Books, Daily News, Uncategorized

Activity Books to Keep Your Mind Busy

  Available on Amazon  Creativity Boredom Busters 30 Exercises to Challenge Your Inner Artist A creative activity book to challenge your inner artist !  This book is filled with 30 pages of challenging activities for all ages. The following topics are included : 4 Minute Sketch Challenge 25 Flowers 100 Colors Challenge 100 Colors Timed… Read More Activity Books to Keep Your Mind Busy


Coloring Supply Starter Kit

There are sooo many different brands of coloring supplies available both online and in retailers worldwide, that often times, it is difficult to choose what to buy. I have put a list together of some of my favorite products to use for coloring. I only use non toxic products that are either odor free or… Read More Coloring Supply Starter Kit


March Mania !

  There’s alot happening in the world around us that isn’t very happy for some people. I think we need happier days so for the month of March so I hope you can join me for Flash sales on coloring books, FREE stuff, a Live Painting sale, Giveaways and more ! Promo details will be… Read More March Mania !

Color alongs, Daily News

Think you can’t draw?

I can barely draw a stick figure ! How many times have you heard someone say this? Here’s the thing … I truly believe that ANYONE can draw. ANYONE.  Yup, that means you too.  Sadly, as kids many of us were told we were not good enough in art class. This really bugs me. There are no rules… Read More Think you can’t draw?

Daily News

Happy December !

Happy December ! Wow !  This year flew wouldn’t ya say ? As I write this, there is snow falling outside my window. Not sure if I am a fan of snow this year. How about you ? Are you eager to build a snowman this year? I am including my December calendar further down in… Read More Happy December !


Colorist Academy Doors Now OPEN !!!

Hello Friends ! I LOVE helping creative people… And, I know that the best way to help them is on an ongoing basis, month after month. And so, that is why I created a membership that does exactly that. I want you to know.. I am ALL in on this… I want to teach you… Read More Colorist Academy Doors Now OPEN !!!


Creativity & Perfectionism

It’s been said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I am sure we have all heard this so many times that it begins to have no meaning. Becoming just a cliche for many, rather than taking to heart what it truly means. Especially with any creative endeavor. Let’s face it, we all… Read More Creativity & Perfectionism


Creativity & Self Doubt

“The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.”Sylvia Plath   In today’s podcast episode I would like to address the topic of self-doubt and how it can affect your creativity. Self doubt can be defined as the lack of confidence in oneself and one’s abilities. Everyone experiences this at some point in their lives – for… Read More Creativity & Self Doubt