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I’m Maria Gehrke.

Born and raised in Germany, but now living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

I am a watercolor artist painting portraits, landscapes and magical fantasy worlds.

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WHAT MY FANS ARE SAYING

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THE LATEST EPISODES

Did you know that I have a podcast?

  • Hello lovely listeners, it‘s Jackie and Maria again with a new podcast episode. This month we read the book The Art of Living by Buddhist monk and spiritual leader Thich Nhat Hanh. We both got a lot from this book and hope you do too. The post Episode 5: The Art of Living by Thich […]
  • Hello lovely listeners, it's Jackie and Maria again with a new podcast episode. This month, we take a look at how mindfulness and creativity are connected. We also present some artistic and creative mindfulness practices for you to try. This episode is rather short because we intend to pair it with video demos of the […]
  • Jackie and Maria again, with a new episode of our Becoming Mindful Podcast. In this episode, we discuss how the personal actions and background of a teacher or sage can affect their teachings, and can one learn from someone who is not perfect? The post Episode 3 – The Integrity Of Mindfulness Teachers appeared first […]
  • In this episode, we are talking about the history of mindfulness. Where did it come from, what paths did it take, and what are examples of mindfulness practices around the world. The post Episode 2: The History of Mindfulness appeared first on Becoming Mindful Podcast.

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