Emily Grieves – Expat Artist Embraces Mexico

Emily GrievesEmily Grieves is no stranger to living overseas. As a young girl, her father drew her family from Colorado to Germany for work. After colleg and unhappy living the corporate life in San Francisco, she accepted an unexpected invitation to visit the ancient city of Teotihuacan. Forgoing a Fulbright Scholarship, she stayed to paint murals at the Dreaming House Retreat Center in the village of San Sebastian, just beyond the gates to the ancient pyramids. Now her artwork is inspired by the wonders of the area and the family she’s joined.

More about Emily:

View her artwork and the finished mural that inspired her move south of the border at www.TheDreamingHousemx.com. She is leading ‘Portal to Power – Revealing the Artists Heart’ journey in Teotihuacan in August 2012. Find out more here.

About Elaine Masters

The Gathering Road podcast – Travel stories and inspiration from nomads, travel experts and authors, each sharing their journeys of courage, passion and uncommon adventure. Hosted by dedicated traveler, Elaine J. Masters, Indie Excellence award-winning author and international scuba diver who has visited over 35 countries.

As a travel writer she found that staying healthy and stress-free on the go improved every trip. Today the pioneering techniques in her Drivetime Yoga book and award-winning audio  are used by police officers, commuters, road trippers, sales people and travelers worldwide. Flytime Yoga was chosen as the hot idea by Meetings & Conventions Magazine. Travel tips, destinations and reviews are available at: TripWellness.com

When she’s not on the road, Elaine gathers travelers together to learn and network at monthly Travel Well gatherings. and she’s the co-organizer of the Travel Massive San Diego,  bringing together travel writers and industry professionals, a part of the global network of those working in the travel industry.

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