is her Mission
and inspiring everyone,
to reach for their
highest visions of what is possible
for their lives is the passionate,
life-long mission of
inspirational author and artist
Caroline Joy Adams
artist, writer and spiritual seeker all her life, she also holds
a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology - and some years ago decided
to combine all of her interests and skills into one, and to create
something that could make a difference in the lives of others.
result was a series of gorgeously designed and beautifully worded posters
and small prints that featured empowering messages affirming for all of
us that we do have the power to take steps towards making our deepest
dreams come true - and that it is high time to honor and celebrate our
own beauty, wisdom and strength. Appropriately naming both her business
and her framed prints Inspirations, she began to sell her product line
in stores nationwide - and it was an immediate success.
year, she was selling to stores from coast to coast, and by the second
year, her work was represented in a major national direct mail catalogue.
But just as her business was starting to take off, the greatest challenge
of her life was to come upon her. Her marriage of seven years suddenly
ended, and she found herself overnight transformed into a single mother
of a young child. And creating a successful business while being the sole
parent and provider for her family at the same time, has not been an easy
road to travel.
feels strongly that it's also been an empowering and exhilarating journey
- one that has fueled her own greatest growth - and been the catalyst
for her most meaningful writing. After all, as she says - and knows from
the deepest place in her own soul "All things of beauty truly are birthed
from the darkness into the light."
- rendered in Caroline's uniquely elegant, colorful, calligraphic style
- along with twenty five other such pages of inspiring quotations - graces
her newest creation, the gorgeously designed 176 page giftbook for women,
A Woman of Wisdom: Honoring and Celebrating Who You
Are (November 1999, TenSpeed/Celestial Arts Press). This beautiful
and insightful book encourages women to gain a much greater appreciation
of their own strengths, gifts, visions, and accomplishments.
has an expansive vision for what this book can accomplish for women everywhere.
Her goal is donate much of the profits from her book sales to worthy causes,
including Habitat for Humanity and other organizations
that are creating a better world for all of us.
her an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org if
you would like to find out more information.