Lori Portka is one of our Featured Artists...

…who makes art with the intention to radiate love and healing.

Lori Portka is a licensed artist whose mission is to spread love and happiness through the art she creates. Lori’s distinctive paintings feature vibrant imagery and life-affirming messages dedicated to kindness, gratitude and being true to yourself.

In 2015, Lori’s 100 Thank Yous project was the subject of a widely-celebrated short documentary film called Gratitude Grows. Her colorful artwork appears on greeting cards, prayer flags and stationary merchandise at hundreds of retailers around the world including our gift shop!

Lori is an Asheville local who lives with her husband Jay and their gentle-hearted greyhounds.