Who is Phyllis Lane?
Phyllis Lane is a visionary artist, photographer, intuitive coach-mentor, author, life style model and creativity coach.
“Phyllis Lane’s visionary photography captures the invisible essence that can only be seen with the heart. She is always ready and willing to be of service. Her life is her message”- Dr. Jacob Liberman, author of Light:Medicine of the Future.
“Her photos are spectacular as her drawings, which are almost as spectacular as she is in person”-Martha Beck, Author, Life Coach, O Magazine Columnist
“Phyllis Lane is a true teacher and a conscious global leader” J.R.
Phyllis Lane, known for her intuitive abilities, cutting edge creativity and joy for life, and has been in the creative field in some form or another. After graduating high school at 16 years, intending on going to Juilliard School of music for classical piano, she got side tracked into being NYC Ford fashion model, and traveling and modeling in over 25 countries before she was 25.
She bought her first Nikon FE2 when she was in Tokyo and started photographing street life, doing journalism and travel documentary photography. At 19, when living in Sydney, Australia she got asked to photograph her model agencies mens division which open the door to her fashion journalism photography career. Now over twenty years, a passionate professional photographer to date, working for top companies, catalogs, life style brands, celebrity magazine covers, exclusive weddings and events, journalism, and nature fine art. Her camera has taken her all around the world working and connecting with thousands of amazing people and companies.
Around 2004, she started creating innovative photo products, where one of her patent pending designed books ended up being featured on Oprahs O list. She then went on to create, Couture Book, high end luxury company that turned digital photos into beautiful hand made books, where she and her partner sold in 2017.
She is the author of two books, 10000 Hours You Become What You Practice, and Surrender to the Flow sold currently on Amazon.
Phyllis’s extensive background as a natural born teacher and uplifting guide started as early as 12 years old where she started inspiring and teaching neighborhood kids piano and dance in her living room. She later continued creating her own form of “Artist Way’ groups and creativity retreats using different forms of spontaneous creativity, to go beyond the thinking mind and tap into the Flow.
With over a decade working as mentor and intuitive life coach, she coaches one on one, leading small creativity retreats, where she weaves intuition, practical wisdom, creativity with energy wellness.
She is a certified Functional Medicine Optimal Wellness Coach, certified Creativity Coach, trained HeartMath Mentor, and has trained with Dr. Alberto Villoldo, in 2020 becoming certified Energy Medicine Healer.
Phyllis’s philanthropic work, directed and created a short documentary film, Unleashing Creativity, where the traveled around the country filming different artist, athletes, creatives, such as Carlos Santana, Steve Nash, Steve McCurry, Gabrielle Roth, Julia Cameron, SARK and many others filming featuring the importance and the transformation of creativity and how it heals. Along with winning film festivals world wide, the film raised over 100K for the Free Arts of AZ, a non profit that uses creativity to help homeless and underprivileged children.
Her journalism photography has featured United Way, Educare, Portraits of Opportunity, Cass Homeless Shelter and Wildlife Project.
Phyllis is an avid student, guided by curiosity, follows her intuition, and purpose is to see beauty in all life.
In her spare time you can find her outside enjoying nature, dancing, running country roads or mountains, practicing piano, doing an ink drawing, photographing a fashion cover, wedding or a grasshopper (lol), doing yoga, sitting in Silence, reading books, studying the latest brain science, or being with family.