Who is Phyllis Lane?
Phyllis Lane is a visionary artist, photographer, mentor author, life style model and wellness 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 to 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 professional photographer to date, working for top companies such as Starbucks, O Magazine, celebrity magazine covers, life style branding companies, exclusive weddings and events, journalism, and nature. Her passion for photography is the same when she first picked up her first camera.
Being featured on Oprahs O list for product from her previous business, she sold that company, followed her inner promptings and created her own online boutique from her intuitive ink drawings.
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 using different forms of spontaneous creativity with writing, music, dancing, drawing and improv, with the intention to go beyond the thinking mind, and tap into the Flow.
She has always been interested in studies of practical wisdom, creativity and energy, and is known to walk her own path. Her camera has taken her all around the world working and connecting with thousands of amazing people and companies.
She started a one on one specialized mentoring program when clients began asking to work with her and share her life wisdom.
With over a decade working as mentor, creative wellness coach, she also leads small creativity retreats, weaving intuition, the art of seeing, and integrative energy wellness.
She has trained with Dr. Alberto Villoldo in 2020, becoming energy medicine certified, trained as a HeartMath Mentor, BK Yoga certified instructor, Creative Coach Certified, and currently in Functional Medicine certification program.
Phyllis’s philanthropic work, led her to the creation of her 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 the importance and alchemy of creativity, why it is important, and how it heals. Her film raised over 100K for the Free Arts of AZ, a non profit that using 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, always learning something new, surrendering to the Flow, usually hanging out in nature hugging a cactus, activating her super powers: creativity and intuition, seeing beauty in everything, she is guided by curiosity, loves everything green, green tea, green juices and green trees, deep conversation, wisdom books of all kinds, loves learning about epigenetics, mitochondrial cells and turning on bliss molecules.
In her spare time you can find her outside, dancing, running joyfully on the mountain, practicing piano, drawing, reading, photographing a fashion model or a grasshopper, doing yoga, studying the latest brain science, or sitting in silence.