Things Too Wonderful for Me

Paintings: How Small a Whisper... My fondest memory of this painting is sitting on my living room floor—newspaper, canvas, and half-empty tubes of paint on all sides. It's nearly midnight on a Saturday; I know I should go to bed or else I'll have the emotional capacity of a zombie at church the next morning. But... Continue Reading →

Faithful Forever

Painting: He Will Hold Me Fast This painting has a sweet story. It was commissioned by a friend for his wife, and he chose the song He Will Hold Me Fast because it carries a lot of significance for the two of them. And, my goodness, it is a beautiful song. "When I fear my faith... Continue Reading →

In the Shadow of the Almighty

Painting: In the Shadow of the Almighty I'm going to start this post a little differently than normal. I have a confession to make. Well, here goes.......I, Alexa Lee, struggle with fear.   Okay, let's step back.....a little anticlimactic, isn't it? Perhaps the statement resonated and you felt very understood. But, let's be honest here,... Continue Reading →

Reflections on a New Year

Painting: Auld Lang Syne As the year begins to draw its final breath, I find my thoughts wandering it directions best described as reflection and hope. Memories were made this year that I'll never forget. Lessons have been learned, mistakes made, and obstacles either overcome or stumbled over. All considering, I know that I am different... Continue Reading →

And It Was All Yellow

Painting: Inside the Hive (for Daddy) I loved making this painting; it's been the most fun project I've done in a long time. Maybe part of the reason I enjoyed it so much is because I love the color yellow. Yellow is the color of sunshine and happiness, and it has a way of making the... Continue Reading →

Beauty From Pain

I want to you know that I appreciate you being here. Browsing this site, spending a few minutes of your valuable time to read this post. I have no idea what brought you to this website; maybe you saw a post on Instagram, heard about it from a friend, or are simply a friend of... Continue Reading →

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