Summer Essence Event and NEW pure fume!

Join me and the mastery of Jennifer Butler this Sunday, August 7th for an extraordinary community event revolving on the theme of the Summer essence. SCENTI will give a presentation and unveil my newest fragrance. The starting point was the essence of summer with melodies evoking the divine feminine. I’ve weaved fine threads of jasmine… Continue reading Summer Essence Event and NEW pure fume!

Pictures, Perfumes & Acoustics, Oh My!

“O great creator of being grant us one more hour to perform our art and perfect our lives.” ~ Jim Morrison Sunday there is an opening for Greg’s art works at our local organic cafe. Along with the display of fantastical visions I will be there with botanical perfumes and “The Season of Us” will… Continue reading Pictures, Perfumes & Acoustics, Oh My!

Components of Great Art

“Art arises when the secret vision of the artistand the manifestation of nature agree to find new shapes.” – Kahlil Gibran My muse and partner, visionary artist Greg Spalenka, speaks of three main components of great art. This trinity applies to all the arts within the sensory realm, from the spectrum of the visual, auditory,… Continue reading Components of Great Art

The Sensuous

“What would happen if there were a glad acceptance of the sensuous in all forms? If we could rediscover our hands, eyes and ears, our tongues and noses, and then enjoy them without embarrassment.”– Ben Thompson Image at left ©Greg Spalenka

Canada: Sensorium, Scent

“Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.” ~ Helen Keller The sense of smell has been critical to the survival of human beings. Early in our evolution, when we were on all fours, our smell sense was vital to our survival. As we… Continue reading Canada: Sensorium, Scent


Greetings from Vancouver, Canada, a city of tall, glass towers mimicked by tall green trees. It is quite a beautiful, metropolitan city along the North rim of the Pacific Ocean with dense wilderness. My first impression, looking down from the tiny window on the airplane, was GREEN. Quite a contrast to the Santa Monica Mountains… Continue reading Canada