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Designs by Arianne

As a child growing up in Northern Ohio, I was inspired by a very active imagination and my love of nature to write and draw on anything, including walls when my mom was not looking.  
In 2002, I began to express my artistic instincts and allow them to flourish painting murals in daycares and businesses with the launch of Designs by Arianne.   I found it was not enough to simply create art.  My desire to spread artistic inspiration and share my skills with others led me to begin instructing acrylic painting to groups at restaurants, coffee houses, wine shops, and businesses in 2009 with my Sociable Art business.  To share what I had learned about “making a living doing what you love”, I wrote “Your Art Biz” in 2011, an instructional manual with accompanying video, to encourage artists to make income sharing their skills.  
 
I am driven by a desire to appreciate all of the beauty in this wonderful world we live in, to inspire others to conquer their fear of trying something new,  and to live courageously creatively, I am interested in teaching people to view the world through the eyes of an artist and see nature and everyday objects in all of their inherent beauty. 


I'd love to share my ideas on art with you, so if you have a moment, check out my blog at http://www.sociableart.com/blog.html.  If you are interested in developing your own creative ability, join us at a Sociable Art event.   


Thanks for taking the time to look at my artwork.

-Arianne