Author: Eileen Schwartz

Love the Caregiver

Consider what your life would be like if you were a caregiver for someone. Not for money, but because of obligation, love or expectations. I was my mother’s caregiver. Mom lived with me until she was 97. She died on November 4, 2016. She had lived with me since 2004.  Neither of us had expected […]

Red Clay Necklaces

Sharing two of my necklaces. Just playing around with red clay to make these medallions to use with drops of essential oils. To do today: find something creative to do, for at least one minute. Whatever you want. Results: frees your mind. […]

Let’s Oil Up!

I’ve so totally gotten into using Doterra Essential Oils while I create. Staying focused with InTune and Passion for increased creativity. Using on my wrists and behind my ears. Also diffusing my air with Lavender and Peppermint to add a calm. Loving this. (I’m making medallions and beads to wear in necklaces. Will be placing […]

Open the Door to Healing!

How’d you like to open your door to stress reduction?   Let’s begin with the cause of your stress. Are you overworked, sleeping little, worried about your family, struggling at work, overweight, or just plain worn out. I was worn out when I was my mother’s caregiver.  For a year I woke up several times […]

Art Focus Action

Let’s think about making art and focusing. It doesn’t matter if you are an artist or not. We’re going to use our hand and eyes to create in the air Find something in your kitchen that you use everyday. I’ve picked a spoon. Study the spoon, looking at the length of the handle in proportion […]

Creating a Flower!

Flowers represent so many different things to people. Today, my flower stands for: creativity, simplicity & aroma Let’s take a piece of paper.  We’re going to make a flower in one minute.   One Minute Art allows you to think quickly and purposefully without attaching emotions to your activity.  Remember it’s only one minute. 1. […]

One Minute Art

Consider making art in One Minute.  For the past 63 days I’ve done just that. My goal was to create a habit of making art daily, no matter what. To change a habit one needs to be consistent and persistent. So, I researched and learned that 66 consecutive days can establish a habit. Here’s  Day […]

Taking Creative Action

Welcome  to our Creative Action post. I’m Eileen Schwartz, the on-line co-creator of Healing Art for Caregivers. I plan to share daily thoughts about art for healing for caregivers, the client, veterans and for those in need of healing. You’ll read about a variety of things to do to activate healing, such as One Minute […]

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