Carrie Schmitt: From heartbreak to full bloom

You just  have to meet my guest today! Carrie Schmitt has such story of triumph. She was diagnosed with a rare disease that made her allergic to heat that stopped her in her tracks, it even became life threatening. She had to completely alter her lifestyle and had to combat her way out of her depression about her situation. A voice inside her told her to learn to paint! Pretty amazing, right? Now, look at her go! What beautiful results! You simply have to listening to this interview. Carrie’s determination is remarkable! She has turned into quite a savvy business woman, with a new book, and an interactive yoga/creativity e course. It was fun to hear give some tips on how she sets out to get press 😉 You’ll like it too! Carrie is one to watch!

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  • Super inspiring story – amazing studio space… everything just makes me smile!!!

    • Carrie Schmitt

      Thanks, Linda! Your words make me smile!!!! XO, Carrie

  • Patty Palmer

    Can’t wait to listen to yet another inspiring story. Love your engaging style, Monica!

    • Carrie Schmitt

      Hope you enjoy the conversation, Patty! XO, Carrie

      • Patty Palmer

        I did, Carrie. You are amazing! Now, can you design a yoga mat that has your beautiful flowers printed on it? Yoga mats are so drab! All he best to you.

  • Laura Gaskill

    I loved this one, Monica! 🙂 Will definitely be following Carrie & can’t wait to see her book!

    • Monica Lee

      Yay!! How are you Laura? Did I see you were moving or just wanted to to get away from New England weather?! haha!

    • Carrie Schmitt

      Thank you so much, Laura! I’m glad our paths have crossed here. XO, Carrie

  • kirkkim

    I love her studio! She is such a great inspiration. You can see her influence from Kim Parker, and it is great to see how her individual style has evolved. Her paintings are juicy goodness. I love them!

    • Monica Lee

      Juicy goodness, so cool!

    • Carrie

      Thank you for your kindness! I love Kim Parker’s art and she is definitely one of my early influences. You are so sweet. “Juicy goodness”–I love that description. XO, Carrie

  • Guest

    SO INSPIRING! WAY-TO-GO Carrie! THANK YOU again Monica!!!!

  • Emma Schonenberg

    Your art…. simply LOVE IT! SO INSPIRING! WAY-TO-GO Carrie!! Pre-ordered your book! I wonder if cross fit will have the same effect as yoga… hmmm… Good thing my gym offers both! 😉
    Thank you again Monica!!!!

  • Pippa Shaw

    This was such a wonderful podccast! I have loved Carrie’s work for a while but had no idea about her story. Amazing lady! I too love to listen to Monica’s interviews while I work for inspiration, so thank you!