Talking about art and motherhood is one of my very favorite things, so I was very excited for the opportunity to talk with Jenna, a lovely artist who runs the Instagram account Artist Meets Mother. I really enjoyed taking time to engage in a discussion of topics that mean so much to me.
Here's a short excerpt: "I have described this [being an artist mother] before as running in waist high water. My mind is moving a hundred miles an hour, I have all of these ideas and goals and plans and no matter how hard I push, I just can’t seem to get there. I can’t move forward with any amount of speed or clarity. This phenomenon is very frustrating at times, but I am learning to be okay with a slower pace, and to appreciate the strength I am gaining in the process.
Click here for the full interview.