How to recycle and reuse failed art work

Vandalize might be a strong word but believe me, it accurately describes the feeling I have after a few bad days in my art room. Wrecking, ruining, destroying are all acts of vandalism. In the above photo, the face had been overworked and I hated it. I still do. The urge to vandalize art that […]

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Gratitude Journal Entry 3

Gratitude Journal Week 3 prompt: Art Supplies. Sketch or illustrate your appreciation for the gift of self-expression. I chose to blend traditional and digital art for this weekly assignment. I painted a few of my favourite supplies in watercolour. Then I tore the paper towel that I used to wipe my paint brush on, and […]

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My souvenir suitcase

“I’m going on vacation. I’ll bring you back a souvenir suitcase. It’ll be full of love, but otherwise appear to be empty.” ― Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. And the ageless sages. How many of us bring back an empty suitcase when we travel abroad? That would really be unusual wouldn’t it? When […]

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Giving Thanks… and a gift for one of my subscribers

“We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” – Albert Schweitzer I am thankful for…. ….all my friends and my readers who have encouraged me by commenting on my blog, by sharing it with others either on Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest, and by subscribing so that each week, my post […]

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