Category Archives: Show me the puppy!

Goodness all around

Week three’s theme at yoga class was the Bramavihara Mudita, or celebrating the good in others. This is a fun one.  It inspired this silly little page in my art journal, and reminded me of a few thank you notes … Continue reading

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Tool hoarder unleashed!

No, I will not tell you how long I’ve had these water brushes, but I will show you how fun they are to use, especially when you combine them with Distress Crayons. A little teaser of a painting I’m working … Continue reading

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Outdoor inspiration

Let’s relearn taking inspiration from our natural surroundings.  More often than I care to admit, I find myself scrolling on Pinterest for what seems like hours.  I have convinced myself I need to find projects, ideas, inspiration, just the right vintage refrigerator … Continue reading

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Use it or lose it!

I’ve been in a using up mood.  The other day I pulled out the plant pot full o’ bits and dug in. . . I found some gelli prints, some solid card stock I had previously intended for another project, … Continue reading

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It’s a fine day!

I thought I would share a review of Elisabeth Dunker’s book, Fine Little Day: Ideas, Collections, and Interiors. Dunker’s book is made up of clips and excerpts from her blog of the same name.  It is filled with inspiring images … Continue reading

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Inspiration time

I’ve been asked to share a paper project for kids at our local 4-H Craft Jamboree this Saturday.  In classic me fashion, I am still perfecting (read: designing, planning, creating) my plans. And since I don’t want to give anything … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Mind

One of my favorite times each week is yoga class.  For me, it is a time to be calm and learn about myself.  Sure there’s sweating and stretching, but it is more about taking time to be in the moment … Continue reading

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