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WOYWW 246.

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Another week has flashed by and here we are off checking each others desks. This past week left me little time to create with lots of the humdrums to do and to add to it all a sneezing, coughing cold. So when time was available to create it was mired in stuffed sinus, itchy eyes and runny nose. I managed to keep up to date on my art calandars and to watch a video that CPS sells with Joanne Sharpe and her Lettering. So here is the desk. I made Chris a thank you card based on a page I saw on Pinterest from Rosie's Arty Stuff. Turns out she is a Brit and some times partcipates in WOYWW. I cannot link to her blog from my iPad so just Google her. Mine is not as arty as her page but her wording touched a spot in my heart and was just what I wanted to say, changed up a little. This was a busy social week and we also made marmalade as our friends Carol and Larry gave us some grapefruit and Meyers lemons. They grew them in their garden in Houston. We discovered that you can steril…

WOYWW245 back to routine

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Hi everyone. Thanks for all the kind thoughts and comments regarding the death of Tripper. We now have entered the happy memories phase of life when we talk of Tripper. I do expect to see him sitting by the door every morning and in the backet in my studio. They are happy thoughts.

So my desk, Journal from l to R My practice book my Draw Your Awesome Self from Joanne Sharpe Class and my art journal for the art journal challenge.


I really enjoyed the class with Joanne Sharpe and. It is my first attempt at using Tombow Markers and really using the Caran d'Arche water soluble crayons i bought several years ago. I have never worked with water colors since childhood.  So for this year I will work at art journaling, in the "Draw Your Awesome Year" journal from Joanne's class and the art journal calender Challenge through Kate Crane; this will be with acrylics and gel plates. 

 I spend far too much time on the internet with FB and Pinterest and feel if I drop some of the …