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Stories of Life and Love

Stories of Life and Love

By Evelisa
Stories and Lessons Learned from Individuals and Couples who I create legacy paintings for. Visit for paintings and more.
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5. David Remembers his Father - and Music Legends - Stories of Life and Love

Stories of Life and Love

5. David Remembers his Father - and Music Legends - Stories of Life and Love

Stories of Life and Love

26. Creative Gratitude with Jaymz Bee
Host of Jazz FM and Canadian personality Jaymz Bee joins us and shares a bit about his experience supporting musicians, working with actors, and his journey of wanting to be generous and supportive of great talent he sees in this world.
January 27, 2021
25. Heart-Centered Leadership : With Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald
Join me for an extended conversation on leadership, creativity, and healing the relationship between Indigenous nations and the public with Regional Chief Roseanne Archibald.
January 13, 2021
24. America’s Reckoning and Doing the Work - Sarada Peri and her Wisdom from the Whitehouse
I had the pleasure of hearing the insights from former President Obama’s speechwriter Sarada Peri. I was thrilled to get her perspectives on the writing process, leadership, the role of education, and the turning point of the American nation faces - in its politics and its system. Her work can be found at . Her husband’s band Kingsley Flood can be found at , they are also available on Spotify!
October 28, 2020
Business and Legacy! with Conscious Millionaire JV Crum III
Join me as I sit down and discuss Making a Positive Impact with Conscious Millionaire JV Crum III
October 21, 2020
Season 3: Leadership and Spiritual Journey with Green Party candidate Annamie Paul
Want to talk diversity? Making a change? Politics? Leadership? Women making change? Spiritual journey? Join us for a conversation with Annamie Paul, national Green Party Candidate!
October 1, 2020
21. Repairing the World, Evolving the Soul - A Conversation about Legacy and Tikkun Olam with Avrum
Avrum’s podcast can be found at !
July 29, 2020
20. Living to Honour Your Father - Joe Bartella - Father, Salon Owner, and Hair Dresser for 30+Years
In this episode, Joe shares how he knows his father best - feeling joy in working, providing, and being outside. The ladder is like a special metaphor of his story - always rising to the top to be an outstanding father!
July 15, 2020
19. Reflections on Loss and Focusing On Gratitude with CEO Wayne Anaka
This is a gentle reflection on how valuable it is to appreciate the ones we have, because life has a funny way of bringing you a lot of challenges all at once.
July 1, 2020
18. Help Heal Humanity with Founder and CEO Serena Bufalino
Bringing goodness into this world is no small feat, but we can all play a part in that effort, small or big. Serena Bufalino started with her local school and has now expanded her love and compassion globally through Help Heal Humanity! You can find out more, and about my role as Chair of the Art for Humanity, at!
June 17, 2020
17. A Chat with Steve Paikin - Staying Curious Throughout Your Career and the World Needs Creativity
Steve Paikin is the host of TVO’s #theagenda and the podcast #onpoli, and represents great political discourse in Canada. I had the pleasure of chatting with Steve to get his behind the scenes perspective on his career. I also had the pleasure of having Steve in attendance of a previous art exhibit I curated. I am grateful to hear his views on my work and the importance of the arts!
June 10, 2020
16. Acknowledging the Historical Trauma
The world, in the midst of a pandemic, is standing with the protestors here in North America. We need all efforts on the front lines as much as policy negotiations to address why life has not been celebrated equally amongst all people. Police Brutality and Police Neglect have been a part of the foundation and fabric of our society. Just a small note to acknowledge the global struggle for freedom.
June 3, 2020
15. FOMO - Letting go of that Fear and Moving into Care + Value for your time
Ever wondered what advice an international VC would give to creative + artist entrepreneurs? This week I am excited to have the host of the FOMOsapiens podcast Patrick Mcginnis! His new book is out ! check out
May 28, 2020
14. Business, A Mother’s Loss, And A Woman’s Growth - All with Radical Honesty • with Neegan
Neegann’s name in Anishinaabemowin means “A Leader to Lean On”. We have a wonderfully honest and open conversation with Neegann who gives us an intimate look at her life now. We hear more about her company, ways she wants to grow for her new family, and how the spirit of her late son carries them forward.
May 20, 2020
Episode 13 - Talking Business, Global Leadership, and why Art Matters - With Keith Farlinger of BDO
Keith is a wonderful example of balanced leadership, with global strategic thinking, adaptability, combined with his own love of family, cycling, and the arts! I am excited for you to get to know Keith a little more, and see how art and creativity has been a meaningful part of bringing together his global team.
May 13, 2020
12. Life and Love Chat with Meagan Morrison of @travelwritedraw
We start Season 2 with the creative, compassionate, and inspiring journey of Meagan Morrison, founder of Travel Write Draw.
May 6, 2020
11. Checking in and How this podcast came to be
Hi everyone - so happy to share a little bit more about myself as season one winds down, and we get ready for season two! For more information please visit on how I can shine your light through my artistic service. Links are as follows : 1. 2. On Being with krista Tippett - carlo rovelli 3. Strong and Free Podcast 4. Dean Graziosi Millionaire Success Show
April 8, 2020
10. Heart-Centered Love
This is one of my most vulnerable episodes, and is so close to my heart. We circle back to my first recording for the podcast and interview my mom Rina and step father David. You will hear a mother’s love, the romantic courting process at a certain point in life, and celebrating that energy through my painting.
April 1, 2020
“This painting really stirs some neurons in the old melon! “
During this time of immense consideration for others and greater society, we get to listen to Michael who has been practicing being of service for the longest time.
March 19, 2020
8. Meditation and the Goddess Minerva
Meet Lawrence, who is on a mission to manifesting his own best self. He has a diverse range of interests and projects, from manual labour to meditation and his higher consciousness. I ask Lawrence a bit about who he is and what my rendition of Minerva energy means for him!
March 4, 2020
7. Having Fun and Communicating Well with Alessia and Luca - Episode 7
Alessia and Luca have stuck through their journey with a lot of love and communication, and here we get some insight on sticking it through their 10+ year journey, only to arrive at a special next step - for their beautiful love child Leo.
February 26, 2020
6. The Hope and Dreams of the Lioness - Stories of Life and Love Episode 6
In this episode I have the pleasure of hearing the perspectives and goals both Siobhan - the model for my painting - and Ruwani, who was immediately just had to have it!
February 12, 2020
5. David Remembers his Father - and Music Legends - Stories of Life and Love
When David asked for a painting of the iconic Copacabana beach in Rio, i was thrilled. It turns out that his father was also an artist, so David had a special appreciation for the efforts to bring his dream scene to life on the canvas.
February 5, 2020
4. Small Town Girl Finds Love in the Big City - and Learns Communication with Patience!
Kari Ann flattered me beyond words by asking me to paint the legacy of her love for fiancé Sawyer, as part of their engagement. We can all learn a lot from Kari’s honest journey and the genuine growth she and Sawyer have had, as they plan for their next big relationship milestones - in the mountains!
January 23, 2020
3. Atique the Seeker - Stories of Life and Love episode 3
Join me today in hearing a little more about Atique’s life as a sufi, a seeker, a world traveller, and how we try to honour this part of him in our painting. find out more at
January 15, 2020
2. When Dreams become Real - Stories of Life and Love Episode 2
My wonderful clients Nico and Bianca share a bit about their love journey, the major milestones they are working through as newly weds, and the painting which is a dream within a dream.
January 8, 2020
1. Stories of Life and Love - Learning to Listen with Lorenzo
Introducing Stories of Life and Love - Evelisa's podcast that explores the deeper journey of each of her art clients. I paint to celebrate your best self in life and love, and I hope these conversations offer a reminder that we are all in this together.
December 10, 2019