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Riding Back to My Blog

Hoping to hop on this bicycle and ride back into the blog world after being absent for a very lo-o-o-ong time.  This little contour drawing was embellished with a bit of extra marker and watercolor.  It was one of my … Continue reading

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Juicy Watercolors!

Watercolor postcards mailed out today for the MMSA watercolor swap.  Wasn’t really sure if I would get this one in this week but when I started playing with my paints I couldn’t stop.  I would have made a 4th card … Continue reading

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The good, the bad but mostly the fun stuff!

For the last 10 plus days I have been taking Carla Sonheim’s 21-day DRAW ! class.  What a great time I’ve been having.  Every day brings a new drawing assignment demonstrated in a 9-10 minute video by the ever encouraging … Continue reading

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Mini-Mandalas

Have another 5/week collage set to post but first I wanted to sneak in these little mandalas I’ve been doing as a daily meditation.  I cut white card stock into 3 inch squares and used a Sharpie ultra fine to … Continue reading

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Oh, the roads I’ve traveled!

Tried this little experiment I read about in an art teacher’s magazine at the library.  (Just browsing while I was waiting for my husband to finish up some research).  I glued a map page in my journal (8×10) and covered … Continue reading

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Pages O’ Faces

About a month ago I divided a two page spread in my art journal into 18 spaces and over the next several weeks drew 1 or 2 stylized faces a day.  Sometimes the faces came from some inspiration but mostly … Continue reading

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Here Comes Winter……

I’m finding journaling on the go is not always that easy.  I get too distracted by too many other things or maybe I’m trying to do too much.  I’m working on my Faces 101 class by Carla Sonheim and I … Continue reading

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Mandala

Had the urge to draw a mandala in my journal.  I had a page with already glued ledger paper on half of the fold and thought it might look interesting to span the mandala across  two different pages.  Started in … Continue reading

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Starbucks, grand-kids and bears, oh my…..

I like this journal page–maybe because I did this back in October on my birthday or  maybe because it reminds me of the Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate I treated myself to at Starbucks or maybe it’s my little one-liner bear … Continue reading

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Namaste’

Alwar by Marge Cadaret One of the prompts in the first chapter of  Journal Fodder 365 was “Roads Taken and not Taken.   Reflecting on this prompt brought me to a road I literally took.  In the late 80’s my husband … Continue reading

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