“For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribes and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they stand alone. They are like lonely persons. Not like hermits who have stolen … Continue reading Nature Quote of the Day
“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” — Anatole France The Phoenix Collection donates a portion of their profits from the sale of “Many Things to Tell You” to The Jane Goodall Institute, a global community conservation organization that advances the … Continue reading Quotes About Animals
Another in the Lepa Zena series, “Lepa Zena Companion” shown above will soon be available in our shop. Note: Our blog header features “Black Beauty” by Marta Gottfried Wiley
We are thrilled to announce The Phoenix Art Shop (The Phoenix Collection) has recently become a distributor for Marta Gottfried Wiley’s art. Several new prints and originals will soon be available in her exclusive gallery at our art shop here. Marta creates a new painting nearly every day and last year she sold 350 original paintings. She holds a record for being one of the most prolific artists in the 21st Century. In her career she has painted over 10,000 paintings, her top poster sales with works such as her “Lepa Zena” series grossing millions.
An Internationally renowned artist with celebrity artist status, Marta is also a singer, entrepreneur, film maker, speaker, actress and author. Truly the epitome of a Renaissance woman, Marta has written over 2,000 songs, some which reached the Top 20 USA Music Charts, and several compelling novels such as The Water Daughter, The Shield & The Eight Immortals and The Million Dollar Egg.
As CEO of Marta G. Wiley Studios, she is a trendsetter and her art has been in 300 galleries worldwide. Known as a revolutionary champion for “Educations of the Arts”, Marta works with autistic children. She has been featured on FOX News, CBS, CNN, Oprah OWN Network, hundreds of publications, movies and International magazines. Currently Marta is earning her degree in Psychology and Entertainment Law at Harvard.
I have started learning Spanish today at Duolingo. What fun! Put in less than an hour on the basics and apparently I’m now 9% fluent in Spanish. :)) I have an affinity for Spain with ancestry on my mother’s side of Spanish, Portugese and Italian, … Continue reading Introducing Jordi Piqué Fine Art Photography at The Phoenix Collection
This article, “The Elephant Wars” by Tom Clynes relates his exciting interview with Lawrence Anthony, co-owner with his wife Françoise of Thula Thula Game Reserve. Sadly, Anthony died in 2012, but this article gives us a glimpse of the enigmatic, inspiring man who authored “The Elephant Whisperer”, … Continue reading Ode to the Late Lawrence Anthony of Thula Thula Wildlife Preserve and Founder of the Earth Organization
“Observe the wonders as they occur around you. Don’t claim them. Feel the artistry moving through and be silent.” – Rumi – Persian Poet and Mystic