Tag Archives: Elya Filler

My Little Mermaid

I have a daughter who I’m convinced is part mermaid. She loves to paint mermaids and to dive into the sea of adventure… Her recent deep-sea dip took her to Phuket Thailand, where she teaches English. READ THE ENTIRE POST… … Continue reading

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Paint My Life with Color by Elya Filler

Paint My Life with Color  is a themed collection of paintings that my daughter, Elya, assembled on Etsy. Elya admired the work of these artists and featured their paintings along with hers. Elya paints my life with color, and I wince every time … Continue reading

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When the Heart Must Bend, Featuring Paintings by Acrylic Artist Elya Filler

My daughter’s recent paintings reflect her desire to travel the world again, and I know my heart must bend. Not break, mind you, but bend to the will of my precious girl who lights up the room with a smile. … Continue reading

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First Commissioned Painting: Create Yourself

An acrylic artist shares the process of a commissioned painting, accented with a quote by George Bernard Shaw. READ… “First Commissioned Painting: Create Yourself…”

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Contentment

Have you ever longed for something or someone for a very long time? Perhaps the object of your desire was a new job where you could shine or friends with whom your heart-felt safe. Maybe your searching led you to … Continue reading

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The Acrylic Painting of Artist Elya Filler

Today I celebrate an artist’s recent success. An artist I’ve had the privilege of watching emerge since she was just a wee thing, my daughter Elya Filler. Elya began creating as far back as I can remember. She would escape … Continue reading

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Silence

“It doesn’t matter if anyone else understands. You do, and that’s all that matters to me.” The words stir my mind; a mind transfixed on silence. Only the refrigerator’s hum fills the still as I’m thinking… What would it be like … Continue reading

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