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finding soulful peace Crash the stash
Posted Sep 14, 2017

I’m back in action… and had a great break, and I’m looking forward to sharing all that a rest can provide.

Using some flowers that I created from a quick tip Tuesday I created this oh, so, good for the soul page.

Enjoy your crash the stash video


Supplies Used:

papers from the stash and flowers created from quick tip tuesday

Deco Art Media matte medium and Liquitex heavy matte gel

Golden fluid acrylic – quinacridone gold, Deco art media fluid acrylic – black, Americana titanium white, Liquitex basics– bright aqua and napthol red,

Cray pas oil pastels, Stabilo woody, charcoal pencil, black pan pastel

Stencil: Numbers

I hope your Thursday is great!

Be inspired, create and know that you are loved!

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Posted Sep 14, 2017
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Hello there! I’m Shawn Petite

I’ve been teaching and creating for well over 25 years. About 15 years ago I found my art soul mate in mixed media, and it changed my life! I love the story that can be told by combining paint, texture, ink, paper and—really anything that you can imagine.

But what I’m truly passionate about is being your guide, walking with you step by step and helping you become your own hero in your creative journey.

Along my path, I’ve learned that the creating art also creates a healing space. Life can be messy and complicated and painful, but something about a paint brush can help heal your soul. I believe—no, I know—you are worthy of love, and I want to teach you to know that about yourself. Join me on this journey of art and inspiration!


  1. Kathy C Bradley

    Your page turned out beautiful. Thanks for sharing!

    • Shawn

      Thank you Kathy!


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