Saturday, August 27, 2011

Artful Gathering

I finished the painting I did at Artful Gathering.  It was a struggle as I thought it had to be perfect.  I just kept redoing the face as I just didn't like it.  I so wanted to throw it away, but didn't. 

Saturday, August 20, 2011

August 20, 2011

I am currently involved in an online artfest called Artful Gathering.  There are 20 or so instructors teaching all sorts of creativity.  I took Cristina Zinnia Galliher's, A Textured Life; Nancy Maxwell James, Boite et Petite Livret Vintage; and Shiloh Sophia McClure's, The Lady of the Divine Spark.  It ends on August 27th and I will feel lost without all the fun and excitement.  I made a lot of new friends and hope to keep in touch with them all.
I thought I would include some photos of two shrines I made in Zinnia's class.  Also is a picture of the vintage box I made in Nancy's class.
Zinnia has an online website that is so much fun.  It is

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Aug 18, 2011

Today is my first day of my blog and I am nervous as to what to do.  Be patient.  I will get better as time goes one. 

My little dog Riley has to go in for eye surgery this morning and I am nervous.  I hope he doesn't go blind.  I will keep you posted as to the outcome. 

Update on Riley:  he did not have surgery but does have four ulcers on his right eye.  He is on strong antibiotics and sleeping like a baby.