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Having fun painting this week

You know what it’s like when you look forward to an art challenge week from your favourite art store Opus Art Supplies, and then Monday comes… aaand….then it’s Tuesday! Yes! That is me this week. Miss Butterfly Brain! (“So what else is new?” you…

June 15, 2016
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Pizza, family and friends

What is one of the simplest things to make for supper when you have an impromptu get-together at the end of a very busy weekend? Pizza! While the little ones were busy with snacks… …and toys, we welcomed out friends Warren and Taven and…

May 16, 2016
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Painting on ephemera workshop day

Hi everyone, It’s been a wonderful week round here and lately I’ve done all sorts of things which have taken me out of my comfort zone…and survived them! Last night I was asked to teach a painting on ephemera workshop at my local Opus…

May 13, 2016
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So, not a typical Monday!

Yesterday was such a lovely day. As you know, I had a long walk around the bird sanctuary, and then I dropped in to see my son and his family, drove home and thought, “Perfect, 5pm, I’ll just stick the chicken in the oven,…

April 18, 2016
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Drawing Challenge: Leap

Hi everyone, Welcome to this week’s drawing challenge: leap. Sorry about the slightly later post today; I’ll try to get my act together for future weeks and post early Pacific time if I’m hosting. You know, I really feel like leaping into art…into everything…

March 4, 2016
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Teaching the therapy journal course

Oh my gosh guys I had the best day! I taught some incredible women today how to make their own found words/therapy journal so they could journal their way thru their own various stages of wonky cell therapy. I love these times where I…

March 1, 2016
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Drawing challenge: Metamorphosis

I was so excited when Ariane called this drawing challenge: metamorphosis for this weekend, because this month I feel like I’ve been going thru a personal metamorphosis. Do you know that saying how it takes 30 days to break an old habit and start…

February 27, 2016
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Spring garden clean up. The harsh and not so pretty truth.

It’s so pretty and clean inside, isn’t it? Not so much outside in the back garden. So, while the sun is out, I put both of the cats and my citrus tree outside, (Morgan went quietly, but Milo was hauled out unceremoniously from under…

February 23, 2016
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The best granola and love poems for Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day guys. 😀 I hope you have the best day. I’ve had several of you ask about my super healthy granola recipe and so here it is, mixed up with three of my most favourite love poems, because, Valentines! Poem 1 is…

February 13, 2016