Monday, March 22, 2010
I have created yet another monster! Don’t forget that, once I start making something that is special to me, I just can’t stop! These are so much fun to pump out and I can see it already…this is my next crafty phase! :) Man, and I just got my studio organized…
Some news…. hop on over to Pam’s blog, my dear, Aries Gypsy. She is looking for artsy folks to do an ATC swap~~ get ready for this… the theme for this swap is anything Volkswagen bus! How cool~ considering that a big, bright orange bus with a camper pop-top was our family vehicle until I was a teenager! :) They hold a special place in my heart, those awesome VW buses! Check it out and leave Pam a comment if you’d like to participate!! I know that I’ll be busy, count me in!!!
Sunday, March 21, 2010
Friday, March 19, 2010
My dear Deb at~- Sparkling Scrapbooks -~sent me a box filled with handmade and heartfelt MaGiC~
This is what was waiting next to my front door this afternoon. OH MY GOSH!!!!! Deb and I did an Alice swap and she absolutely SPOILED ME ROTTEN! Look at all of this… WONDERLAND!!! Thank you, thank you, thank you, you are so good to me!!! I am still in awe and drooling over my new yummies! I truly am at a loss for words to thank you!
The pictures do NOT do these pieces any justice at all. Some of you may know that my camera is on it’s last leg. Still, no screen… yet I had this bright idea….ready? Since everything else was working fine, I thought that I’d try to still take pictures and upload, even though I couldn't SEE anything that I was taking a picture of! *YIKES* I ended up taking about 30 shots~ hoping that even if only a couple turned out, that’d be awesome… and IT WORKED! I won’t ever know if the pictures are in focus or if I’m even capturing the desired image, but it’s getting me by, at least in the meantime. I am so glad that you could take a tiny peek… I hope to get this dilemma remedied soon!
Thank you again so much for your thoughtfulness, Deb! You are so special to me!
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
These are SO old, I stumbled across them in a forgotten sketchbook of mine and recently, started to play with them again. I find old works that I was really never happy with~ set aside and forgotten… picking them up again and re-working them with a fresh mind is always inspiring for me. (Painting over the whole thing and starting over usually happens to most of them! ) I find a lot of these rejects floating around in my studio…:)
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
…AND I KNOW JUST WHERE TO FIND IT! :)
I have an awesome new blog for your reading pleasure!!! If you have the time, stop by and give my daughter some love~ she created a blog yesterday and I was just blown away! She’s decided that she wants to be a journalist and to tell the truth, she is one HECK of a writer!! I am really excited for her and hope that everyone can check it out and support her efforts! Yeah, I know she’s my girl, but she totally rocks!!! OX
here’s the link…Laughing Converse –)
How cool is that???!!!
Monday, March 8, 2010
I don’t have to dream of Springtime weather anymore… I think it’s finally here. *fingers crossed*. It is so gorgeous outside this morning, I may be cracking the windows later and letting some of this fresh air in. :)
Hope that everyone had a beautiful weekend~~ I sure did.
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
OMG, I’m hyper-ventilating!!! Quick, give me a paper bag… no, not to put over my head, smarty!
Look what I found today… spent dirt-cheap dollars and had a ball!
AND….. best of all, my rubber bottle cap seat-belt, belt!!!! Is this my middle name, or what???!!!! This is awesome, especially sweet for only a buck!!! It’s on top of a ratty old chalkboard that was .89 cents!!! LOVE IT!
I am stoked!
Wait, here are some close- ups…
My glass CANDIES and platter… awwwwww!!!!!!!!!!!!! How do I love thee??