Watercolor Necklaces are Poems You Take With You

Personal and Meaningful These necklaces are crafted with the intention to create a personal and meaningful connection for you and to ground you in that intention. I’ve just posted  whole new bunch of necklaces with their stories.  The stories and poems are thought-juice and reflection.  If you like the idea Read More …

Watercolor Necklaces: Top 3 Reasons to Try It, Some Common Problems and Solutions

Hello! After five workshops mentoring 43 mostly-beginner watercolorists create stunning pendants, I’ve learned some things about people and watercolor and I’m excited to share this with you. First, this workshop did not turn out the way I expected which is a good thing because unpredictability is the nature of adventure. Read More …

Fertility Adieu

When I receive this text: “Do you have a painting for a hysterectomy?” “Why, of course I do.” And then I said goodbye to this sweet painting this morning. SOLD. I love that she has a new home and love everything this painting gave me. Fertility by Marika Reinke This Read More …

The Next Party

The Next Party There is no better party than the present. Watercolor 16″ x 12″ BUY Original is Available $149 Limited Edition Prints are Available $49 Shop Here Contact marika@marikareinke.com

This Year, I Own Mother’s Day

This year, I own Mother’s Day. It used to be about others; my mother, my kids, the mothers I know and many birthdays.  I let the day pass without a thought but a card, a few texts from friends and some flowers for my mother.  It was an afterthought; “Oh Read More …

Here is a Great Deal on My NEW Watercolor Necklace “Paint and Sip” Workshop in June

Just a little curious? Curious people ARE Creative. Are you curious about how I make my watercolor painting necklaces?  Do you want to learn how to access your creative wisdom to create your own? I’m looking for a group of curious people to join me for a trial 3 hour Watercolor Read More …

Midnight Speaking

Do you believe in midnight voices? Lost in the dark; an echoing ritual call A speaking vision commands “Trust!” “Create!” It is easier in the midnight light, The hazy fuzz of sleep still clinging to dreams With sideways thoughts Doubt dissolves So we can dance and paint. BUY Original is Read More …

Wishes and Desires

The sky is not falling. The world rotates, or revolves, in a quiet grind sticky with prayer-prints. In a pleaded-on galaxy, the passion-folding universe is empowered by requests upon planets. We are rivulet of wants, Torrents of wishes and desires, Dammed by rocky fears, Worn down by time.     Read More …

Watercolor Painting Necklaces

Really, you don’t have to wear a necklace.  Most of the time, why worry about it?  It isn’t an essential and most of the time, they are for people that are into fashion trends and style magazines. But a necklace isn’t always about style or trends. Instead, a necklace can be about inner beauty, Read More …

A Legacy… to me

There are people that are always giving. The kind of person who stops what they are doing and very gently focuses all their attention on you, because, you are there, and obviously important.  That kind of full service attention is special and rare. It is expressively loving.  These people are always Read More …