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Jessica Kinsella is a mother, an artist, and an encourager of dreams. She believes in deep nourishment, in honoring our truth, and in the power of art to heal. She is endlessly inspired by color, texture, and nature, and enjoys the process of expressing her innermost thoughts and feelings visually. She has been painting for over 15 years, with an educational background in psychology, education, and visual art. As a guide, she believes life experience is a powerful teacher, and combines spiritual tools with creativity to create healing programs for women worldwide. Her paintings have been published in “Intuitive Painting Workshop,” and are available for purchase in her Etsy shop, The Stormy Teacup.


Random Bits:

The open road is my happy place. I love “getting lost” and exploring new places.  Driving out to the country, the mountains, and the desert is nourishment for my soul.

Cozy is one of my favorite feelings. I have a fondness for books, fuzzy socks, fireplaces, hot tea, & the moon. I am a total bath person.

I prefer clothing that is soft, flowy, and feels like an extension of my own skin. When I am comfortable, I feel beautiful and free.

I long for a simpler, more rustic life in the woods. My dream is to live in a log cabin, with seasons.

And freedom, always freedom…


Blog posts I invite you to read:

My Spiritual Journey

On Motherhood & Creativity

My Education:

I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego with an area of focus in Visual Art. In graduate school, I completed teacher training in Visual Art and received a Master’s Degree in Education. My interest lies at the intersection of Psychology and the Arts. Healing through self expression ❤


Published paintings: “Winter Trees” & “Moon Maiden” in Intuitive Painting Workshop by Alena Hennessy 2015.


“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time”

-Thomas Merton

3 thoughts on “About

  1. Your words brought tears to my eyes. I am so glad I found you today! Thank you – your words speak to my soul, my heart and my emerging self!

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