The artist, Amy Pleasant creates a body of work rooted in personal experience as a survivor of childhood sexual assault. 

Opening Night of Terrible Beauty | under the canopy, June 2, 2016 by artist Amy Pleasant

Continental Shift | Families We've Made An art exhibition and online forum for stepfamilies and other alternative families.

A painting a day for 30 days. Music used with permission "Stroke by Stroke" by Jeff Beal (Pollack)

"Grace in Hand", a 30"x 48" Acrylic and Oil on canvas;  Mothers of teenagers and the big letting go which must be don.

Back story on a series of paintings that came out of the artist's inheritance of a box of stranger's family photos.

MORE VIDEOS ON amypleasantseattle you tube channel.