My Artsy Life

Friday, September 10, 2010

The power of 5 dollars............please!


Ah last monday i went for a stroll with baby nico after a hearty lunch with daddy who poor thing work on labor day! (well he says CNN is always working) and what did i found??? oh yeah this beautiful antique chest for what???? 5 dollars my friends, 5 dollars! and so i couldn't resist right! i got it and took it home. here is the before and after pictures i have to say yeah!!! life is a flower!!! 


cleaning the chest



taking the drawer knots out....and more cleaning



and tatatatata!!!! here it seats in my studio - ah my studio happy times! nothing bad can happen when i am seating around looking at all the wonders of a creative life! is my favorite space to be anytime anyday....

Helen, Georgia



Ah the mountains of Helen, Georgia! What a beautiful labor day weekend. My son and I went to the mountains to our Aunt Barbara's round house away in the beautiful mountains, what a refreshing time, so relaxin and sweet! We are blessed with a beautiful family!



Nico seats in the grass, eating a piece of grass...



A picture of my shadow in this beautiful sun shiny day!


my view from the window while having my coffee on sunday morning!!! Glorious!

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Dr. who? Workshop Pictures


Teaching in section! We all have lots of fun creating these little puppets. 




In preparation for class.




Little hands at work



The puppets painting process


All seating together

My ning networks


I love to share what I am working on in my ning networks!

In Monica's network handsandheart.ning.com  a lovely teacher! I have learned to make ATC cards, and I am going to be sending a couple out and collecting some in return.




I am taking a mermaid painting class with famous Suzi Blu at her ning network, suziblu.ning.com.





I am so excited about these classes. Creating the most beautiful creatures I just want to share my journal and sketchbook for the class!!




my journal where i just note down the thoughts i have on the prompts miss Suzi Blu comes up with!