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Entries from March 2007

Visual Journal 2

March 24th, 2007 · No Comments

I’ve just finished reading the second section in the book. It deals with creating colored backgrounds, adding lettering to your pages and coloring photos. There is also some inspiration for keeping a feeling flowing within your page. This entire book is designed to help you get over your fears of starting your own artist journal [...]

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Tags: Play · Visual Chronicles

The Color Of My Life

March 23rd, 2007 · 1 Comment

This isn’t exactly like the suggestions in the book (Visual Chronicles by Linda Woods and Karen Dinino) but then I seldom follow the rules. I think of life as an adventure we are on. I’m not sure who the tour guide is because sometimes I feel like I’m just along for the ride and other [...]

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Tags: Play · Visual Chronicles

Paper CONTEST!

March 21st, 2007 · 1 Comment

It’s contest time again! The contest will run from today through April 20, 2007. To enter just post a comment on this blog in any post. It’s that easy! Each time you comment your name will be thrown in a hat… well, actually it is a white paper bag… and at the end of the [...]

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Visual Journal

March 19th, 2007 · No Comments

I have a new book and a new project. I’ve recently bought Visual Chronicles by Linda Woods and Karen Dinino. This is a great book for helping you see the art in the world around you and for discovering the artist inside you. I’m going to be using it like a workbook and trying each [...]

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Tags: Play · Visual Chronicles

Dear Mail Person

March 17th, 2007 · 1 Comment

This really does have something to do with art… inside this envelope is an ATC that I tried to mail to my friend Cyndy in the neighboring town. It was returned to me today with a notice that her address didn’t exist. After checking with Cyndy and Mapquest.com I am fairly sure that it does [...]

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Tags: Ramblings

Flaming Lobes

March 16th, 2007 · 1 Comment

“Were your ears burning?” My friend posed this question today and went on to tell me that she had been talking about me with one of our other friends. Hmmmm… that always grabs my interest. It turns out that they were talking about the way I often make ATCs and Christmas cards in large quantities [...]

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Tags: Ramblings