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2 months

11x14 Dreams poem by Langston Hughes is wonderful classroom art, especially for elementary teachers. Inspiration is important for all of us.

2 months

Gratitude is a great way to start any day. This 11x14 poster is a happy reminder to do just that. Frame it for your bathroom or put a magnet on your fridge. Remember: what you think, say, and feel attracts more of the same. I am grateful for you.

5 months

I enlarged the art from the magnet and made it into an 8x11 poster for classroom displays. Food for thought for all ages but especially for children. Helps them understand choices have consequences, good or not so good; doors may open or close.

5 months

Mindfulness advice from the wise ones of the Lakota Nation: "To be in harmony with all things, you must first be in harmony with yourself." Way-showers are all around us. From ancient times to the present. Little reminders are helpful to have around us.

5 months

A great way to hold love and light for the people of Venezuela, this print is called Heart of Venezuela. Painted with hot Latin colors, it is sure to remind us all of the fire and strength of the Latina people. Take a stand for freedom. Spread joy.

7 months

What is it you long for, what dreams do you hold dear to your heart? You can make them come true by believing. Know this. Fan the flame of your desire. Create your own reality.

7 months

Helen Keller's quote: "One can never consent to creep when one feels the impulse to soar." It's listed on Etsy as a magnet, but I have it as posters in three sizes: 5x7, 8x11, and 11x14, and a 6x5 print with a mat. Butterflies and making things happen!!!

7 months

As inspiration 4 yourself, or gifts 4 others, 8x11 Heartful Art posters with quotes and motivational words are beautiful reminders of the best in life available to guide you. Focus on what you want more of. Meditate, pray. Let wisdom in. You are worthy.

7 months

A new design for the 5x5 print of mindfulness. With a copper wire easel, also handmade by me, this print is a nice addition to your yoga or meditation space, or anywhere in your home, as a reminder to breathe, be in the present moment, and be mindful.

7 months

Beautiful prayer by Native American poet and Unity minister, James Dillet Freeman. The Prayer for Protection is available as a magnet (as seen here), a print, or a poster (with different art). Know all is well. God is everywhere we are. Blessings abound.

7 months

Audrey Lorde quote to inspire you to commit to your vision and feel the power of your commitment.

7 months

New magnet listed today: "Simply be. You're enough." Such an important reminder for us all. We're worthy because we are alive. No comparisons. Stay in the present. Be mindful. Simply be. Love yourself. You are enough.

8 months

I created a new Instagram account @raphaellavaisseau exclusively for Heartful Art. Ironically, my personal account is @heartfulart which I created years ago to share photos of what I love, especially nature. I hope you'll follow both. Enjoy. heart

8 months

I loved the story of a little girl who finds a secret garden with vine-covered walls, finds and entrance, and makes it her own special place of peace and beauty. When I painted this heart, it was this garden I recalled. The heart is always present within.

8 months

My Mom died in Feb, so last month I moved to a fairly small room in my Dad's house to be of help to him. Here, being organized is essential. I turned the closets into shelves for my supplies and masters. This is my new world for all things Heartful Art.

9 months

You can still purchase postcard originals from the 2017 Twitter Art Exhibit at Art House in Stratford-on-Avon or online. So happy to have donated my tulip art to benefit Molly Olly's, helping kids in the U.K. A global collection of art & artists. So fun.

10 months

Native American wisdom by Chief Joseph, Nez Perce: "It does not require many words to speak the truth." Posters in three sizes: 5x7, 8x11, 11x14. Speak your truth. Integrity is worth it.

10 months

We can do this. Whatever you have it in your mind to accomplish. Keep affirming I can do this until you believe it & know it. The possibilities in life are endless. We are powerful creators and are happiest when we create more of what we dream & hope for.

10 months

Although I think we can do great things too, doing small things with great love is the secret sauce of life. Mother Teresa exemplified walking the talk of service, love, charity, humility, and being a vessel for God's Light in the world.

10 months

Breathing in and breathing out, time passes, and perspectives change. Time can offer space for healing, fresh starts, dreaming, remembering, forgetting & letting go. It is. It moves along, and we move along with it. The forever now is opportunity itself.

10 months

Such a beautiful quote by Anne Frank, it's a good one to affirm every day: "In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart." Magnet or 8x11 poster, it makes a nice statement for any home. Believe in good intentions.

10 months

Mindfulness. It's so important to thoughtfully be in the present moment. Practice focus, and stay present. Breathe. Now. In this moment. Today.

10 months

New postcard now available on Etsy!! Luke 11:9 "Ask and it shall be given you ..." It's one of the scripture readings my Mother requested be read at her memorial service last weekend. "Seek and ye shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you."

10 months

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, as is truth. Human perception is complicated. It's always a good idea to assume what we see and believe is simply our point of view as perceived through our particular filters and reference points.

10 months

In times of stress, breathing is the best and most easily accessible means to relax. Close your eyes for just a moment and focus on breathing in and breathing out. Deeply. Slowly. Block out everything else and go within. Even five minutes will refresh you

11 months

Heartful Art postcards are also available as 5x7 or 8x10 art prints. Here's a 5x7 print of Tulips on Blue. Buy a print for yourself and send the postcards to all of your friends, wishing them a Happy Spring!

11 months

We do make a difference, by default or through our intended actions. Each one of us is a part of the whole dance of life. Express yourself. Express what's true 4 you. Make real what you believe in. We all benefit. Thank you 4 your contribution 2 my life.

11 months

My Mother passed into Spirit tonight. She was 96, and she and my Dad had been married 73 years. Love and appreciate your Mother, Father, your children, friends, family, and yourself. We are all precious. Do what you love. Be happy. Enjoy life. heart

11 months

I have literally hundreds of heart prints, and a dozen originals, so please let me know color and size if you're looking for Valentine's art all year around. From 2x3 aceos and 5x5 art prints to 24x24 acrylic on canvas, hearts speak the language of loveheart

11 months

Hearing aids, a wheelchair, and kisses for my parents, still in love after all these years (73). "To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving" from Khalil Gibran "On Love" - Enjoy your precious ones this Valentines Day heart.