Fly Forward

Helping Creativity Find Its Wings

Fly Forward is an organization that aids creative and spiritual exploration, awakening and flourishing through educational materials, small groups, retreats, workshops, leadership training and art instruction. 

       Book Release Celebration

           Waking Up Grey Night of Stories  Come celebrate the release of the 2nd Edition of  Waking Up Grey: An Exploration of Creative Awakening  with us as we hear stories from those who have experienced more creative freedom as they've worked through this book. Enjoy visual art and music that has emerged through each creative process. There will be light snacks, wine, Coke products, Lemonade and Iced tea. Take the opportunity to purchase a book signed by the author.    Date: May 21, 2017     Location: Franklin Mercantile Deli      100 4th Avenue North      Franklin, Tennessee 37064     Time: 5-8    From professional artists to novice painters to those who still draw in stick figures,  Waking Up Grey  has insight for the budding creativity to be found in anyone. This work inspires exploration of one’s creative side while simultaneously demonstrating the link between creating art and drawing closer to God. From creative awakening to spiritual awakening,  Waking Up Grey  has something to offer every audience. Readers learn how to invite God into their creative process, how self-care is essential to that process, and how to shape and refine their creative voice, exploring the messages they want to portray through their art.  Easily utilized for individual or group study,  Waking Up Grey: An Exploration of Creative Awakening  is a process that will be extremely useful to churches, classrooms, and small groups. By fostering a creative community and strengthening spiritual connections, readers will discover how art brings them closer to the world around them, and the God who created them.    If you are interested in creating your own small group, bringing the book to your church community or participating in a workshop with me, please contact me through my  website  and I would love to create something to fit your needs.   

          Waking Up Grey Night of Stories

Come celebrate the release of the 2nd Edition of Waking Up Grey: An Exploration of Creative Awakening with us as we hear stories from those who have experienced more creative freedom as they've worked through this book. Enjoy visual art and music that has emerged through each creative process. There will be light snacks, wine, Coke products, Lemonade and Iced tea. Take the opportunity to purchase a book signed by the author.

 Date: May 21, 2017

 Location: Franklin Mercantile Deli  

100 4th Avenue North  

Franklin, Tennessee 37064

 Time: 5-8

From professional artists to novice painters to those who still draw in stick figures, Waking Up Grey has insight for the budding creativity to be found in anyone. This work inspires exploration of one’s creative side while simultaneously demonstrating the link between creating art and drawing closer to God. From creative awakening to spiritual awakening, Waking Up Grey has something to offer every audience. Readers learn how to invite God into their creative process, how self-care is essential to that process, and how to shape and refine their creative voice, exploring the messages they want to portray through their art.

Easily utilized for individual or group study, Waking Up Grey: An Exploration of Creative Awakening is a process that will be extremely useful to churches, classrooms, and small groups. By fostering a creative community and strengthening spiritual connections, readers will discover how art brings them closer to the world around them, and the God who created them.


If you are interested in creating your own small group, bringing the book to your church community or participating in a workshop with me, please contact me through my website and I would love to create something to fit your needs.  

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