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The Paintings of The Medical Advocacy Mural Project: 2009-2017

I began my advocacy mission in 2009 inspired by my husband Fred Holliday II and our fight for patient data access while he was continuously hospitalized at five facilities in eleven weeks.  I started my advocacy by painting murals.  Thus began Medical Advocacy Mural Project. Then I started to paint studio pieces on canvas.  At this point I have painted many canvases in my home studio.  It is a quiet thoughtful process, but sometimes quite lonely. In the fall of 2010, I began to live paint at conferences.  Live painting is such an amazing process.  I love the energy of the crowd and the speaker.  I love the frequent interruptions that add depth and story to the piece.  In the past six years I have painted many canvases and facilitated pieces.  They vary greatly.  As I scroll through them, I can see my growth as an artist.  I thank every…