Monthly Archives: September 2011

Recycled Wool Rose Wreath

I can not believe I have not made a wreath until this year! It’s high time to craft something when you’ve been thinking about it for years, don’t you agree? :-) Ta-daa! As I made this one I decided to … Continue reading

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Art Journal Doodles: Confetti Lines & swirls

It’s been a while since I showed something from my Art Journal. The reason is that I haven’t used it much these past two months, because I’ve been so busy. I’ve done a few fun doodles in my diary but … Continue reading

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Summary of recent Inspiration

As soon as I realize that something is vaguely familiar or commonplace, I flip a page and try again the push being to come up with something beyond what I know. Beyond comfort zones, or at least beyond what I … Continue reading

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Little nuggets of Joy

A few more things that I enjoy. Little things that make me happy and that are worth photographing and remembering. Special gifts. Like getting a miniature pot with a cute pink flower (above), a moving-in-present from a friend. And then … Continue reading

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Right now I enjoy

I experience the passage of time and the particulars of my surroundings with my physical beingwith my body and mind and the act of making things that reflect my thoughts and feelings is a way of bouncing something back. … Continue reading

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Raw Art Journaling Giveaway

So glad you all enjoyed my review of the book Raw Art Journaling. I’ve actually got one extra book to give away, courtesy of the author Quinn McDonalds. Edit: the giveaway is closed and I’ve emailed the winner, Anna. Congratulations … Continue reading

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Raw Art Journaling by Quinn McDonald

There is quite a lot to read in the book Raw Art Journaling, so it’s taken me some time to get through it all. Part of it I read at the beach in August. And now it’s time for areview! … Continue reading

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Doodles with a black pen

A whole page filled with fun doodles, in my Moleskine diary. This is what happens when I arm myself with just a black drawing pen (0.5 from Kuretake) and a blank page. Just start in the middle and doodle on. … Continue reading

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Found doodles

Found doodles, in big scale format. Art on a wall. Patterns in blue. Please follow and like: Related PostsI’m in yet another American Craft Book Creativity Book Wish List | Draw Every Day, Draw Every Way Diary Doodle: Flower Border … Continue reading

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