Writing Prompt Idea

While I was doing some packing this morning, I came across this book on symbols, 1001 Symbols: An Illustrated Guide to Imagery and its Meaning, by Jack Tresidder. I flipped through and suddenly felt inspired! What if I used it as a writing prompt? Randomly select a symbol and use it to guide me. Oh! […]

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Oh Winter…

Just a note to say that it seems wintertime and the holidays have blocked my ability to write! Does anyone else find this? I’m so stuck and its incredibly frustrating. I even have ideas! Yet, my mind stops cold. It’s as though I hit a snowdrift and I am immediately covered with a blanket of […]

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My Art is in a Boutique!

This August I went through a bit of a rut. I felt my writing had become blocked and a specific writing project had me feeling disappointed and upset (more on that soon!). Much has progressed since then! I am incredibly excited to share photos of my fine art prints, framed and on exhibit at a […]

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New greeting card designs!

Finally, I carved out a moment to make a few new designs for Paperie Flora! There isn’t anything quite like measuring and slicing paper, followed by weaving them together, to both invigorate and relax my spirit. First is a shot of my new papers… Then a picture of the card designs in progress! Thanks!

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Watercolors In Progress!

Some watercolors I’m working on! I haven’t worked with watercolors much before so this has been great fun.

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Writing Blocked by Life

My writing has been a bit blocked lately for various reasons. I also find that when I’m envisioning an art piece, I can’t focus on writing as well. Maybe someone else can relate?! Now that our home restoration is getting closer to wrapping up (!!!), I can finally set up a desk to (soon) work […]

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New Papers for New Collages!

This lot of new decorative papers arrived last week and I am very excited to work on new combinations for my collage art greeting cards (Paperie Flora)! Today I stopped by a local shop, who sells my cards and have been asked to bring in more ~ they’ve nearly run out of my designs from […]

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