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2014 Week 2 & 3 of Making Something Every Day

Two weeks to view this post!

Day 8: Curly pages. Boo.

These pages aren’t made for paint. I’ll just have to mash it flat between working in it.

Day 9: Finished cowl for @Sargent and now to the picking out a manly button stage.

He loves it!

Day 10: Church. In my Art, Doodle, Love journal.

This pleases me in a [...]

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2014 Week 1 of Making Something Every Day

I’m so excited to start a new year of Making Something Every Day! Here’s the first week of work:

Day 1: Embrace Imperfection Ganesha postcard.

I love the idea of Ganesha, Mover of Obstacles. Also, I live in Alabama, so it’s kinda hard to get away from the houndstooth elephant. HE. IS. EVERYWHERE.

Day 2: notes for a [...]

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Week 43 of Making Something Every Day

Day 294: Working on a new baby blanket. (Posted a day late.)

Day 295: larger version of piece from my tiny art journal.

Day 296: Car crochet!

Day 297: Finished the baby blanket!

Day 298: Made a sweater for my dog sister.

Day 299: Painting with Liza’s new art supplies.

Day 300: hat.

Day 301: Finished hat!!

Day 302: beginnings of [...]

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Week 42 of Making Something Every Day

Day 287: Lotsa fun today making prints with the gelli plate and working with @Obajoo!

Day 288: Making a larger version of the collage from Day 282. Trying to get the yellow house just right.

Day289: Yarn: Doctor Donna. Pattern: Oswin Shawl. Started: 11/23/13. #loveeverythingaboutthistweet

Day 290: @kingjrd and I are co-crocheting a comfort blanket for a grieving [...]

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Year 2 of Making Something Every Day

Since returning from Nepal, I’ve thought a lot about if I would continue making something every day. Frankly the decision wasn’t all that hard.

I’ve had a couple of people ask me about the year and what it’s meant to me. Every time I’ve responded that I’ve loved this year. I’ve love the freedom to spend [...]

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Year 2 of Making Something Every Day

Since returning from Nepal, I’ve thought a lot about if I would continue making something every day. Frankly the decision wasn’t all that hard.

I’ve had a couple of people ask me about the year and what it’s meant to me. Every time I’ve responded that I’ve loved this year. I’ve love the freedom to spend [...]

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Week 41 of Making Something Every Day

Wow! Check the numbering on the days of this week! I have a quality education from an Arkansas school. I’ll just chalk it up to being a bit out of it this week while I try to reacclimate to the real world…

Let’s see if I remember how to do this. Day 280: Fly free. Oversize [...]

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Week 40 of Making Something Every Day

This week in art feels like it happened a million years ago. Or, at least, a month ago. Still trying to play catch up and get my Nepal photos sorted. I’ll do a post with those photos soonish.

Day 273: Nepal journal.

Day 274: Shawl Nepal project prep.

Day 275: Pumpkin cake with cinnamon maple cream cheese frosting.

Day [...]

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Week 39 of Making Something Every Day

This week has been a crochet heavy week and I’m sorry about that since the challenge has been primarily about paper and paint. I’ve been working against some pre-Nepal trip deadlines so I’ve been using a lot of time crocheting to get things done before I go and in preparation of teaching the ladies in [...]

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Week 38 of Making Something Every Day

Day 258: Morning meditation on Hope, Peace, and Love. One to go.

Day 258b: It’s a good day! I’m finished!

Day 259: Working in my tiny art journal again feels good.

Day 260: Faith, Hope and Love.

Day 261: Watching the paint dry on the cover of my mini Smash Book. Gonna use it as my journal in [...]

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