Láyla Messner is the social entrepreneur on a mission to create emotionally healing art.

Láyla is the creator of Art Alchemy paintings for emotional healing and the author of DEMOLITION LOVE. She is also the founder of Fashion with Meaning.

Láyla Messner has been featured by Authority Magazine and Thrive Global as an expert on finding happiness. 

An autistic survivor of extreme childhood trauma, she grew up to earn a Master's degree in post-traumatic growth. Now she's a prolific creator and transformational speaker sharing her journey of triumph over complex PTSD and how she became "Too Happy to Handle." Along the way, she confides the secrets of her creativity, freedom, and mystical connection with Universal Love. 

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Headshot of Fashion with Meaning founder Layla Messner cooling off in a waterfall on a hot day. By outdoor adventure photographer Kelly Russell of Canmore, Alberta, Canada.

LÁYLA PAINTS.

LÁYLA DESIGNS.

LÁYLA WRITES.

LÁYLA SPEAKS.

LÁYLA HEALS.

LAYLA HEALS.

Láyla is the creator of Art Alchemy paintings for emotional healing.

A Reiki Master with a background in psychology, she has a Master's Degree in using creativity to heal from trauma. She paints in the tradition of shamans, medicine women, and healers - those who know image heals the soul.

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LAYLA PAINTS.

Láyla provides public art and museum exhibits for social entrepreneurs, leaders, and philanthropists who want to have a healing impact on the world.

Commission paintings for home and office are also available.

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LAYLA DESIGNS.

Láyla is the founder of Fashion with Meaning, the made-to-order fashion line bringing a little magic to the workday with whimsical, hand-painted designs.

Láyla and her team believe no girl should have to grow up too fast. Each purchase helps stop the sexual exploitation of children.

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LAYLA WRITES.

Láyla's is the author of the young adult novel, DEMOLITION LOVE. With more thank 10K downloads, this love story has been described as "visceral and intense."

Think post-apocalyptic Westside Story meets Lord of the Flies, but with a non-binary protagonist.

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LAYLA SPEAKS.

A survivor of extreme childhood trauma who grew up to earn a Master's degree in post-traumatic growth, Láyla is now a powerful transformational speaker sharing her journey of triumph over complex PTSD and how she became "Too Happy to Handle."

Along the way, she confides the secrets of her creativity, freedom, and mystical connection with Universal Love. 

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"Láyla works magic through her art."

Dani Redfern, Award-winning Designer, Artist, and Author