Dutch artist Sam (born Wilmy Peeters 1943) and her husband Hans Dekkers (1948) had a successful stained glass business in Blerick, the Netherlands. In 2008, they bought a house in Omont and discovered a ‘different’ life in this small village. After they closed down their business in 2012, they finally left for Omont. But here there was no challenge and no purpose in Sam's Artisthood. When she was at her saddest Hans said the magic words:

"Do something with your tears"