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Taking some time for art each day

I’m prioritising taking an hour, (or two if I can spare it), for a little fun art each day. Not work related art, just fun art, just for me. I’m working my way thru the journaling your story course, and it’s helping me think…

January 19, 2016
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Drawing challenge: Rhythm

Hi everybody, I’m so glad you could all come join, (or just pop in to see), this first drawing challenge of 2016 We’re all trying to find our rhythm. For me personally, it’s not altogether that easy, and, spoiler alert, I haven’t finished my…

January 15, 2016
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Drawing challenge: Rhythm

How about a new drawing challenge guys? Welcome to a new year of art, a new year of drawing challenges to keep us going. How did your 2016 start? I know some of us are full speed into wonderful art. I’ve seen so many…

January 12, 2016
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We’re pretty like we mean it!

I was having a wonderful, luxurious bubble bath this morning, when micro T decided to accidentally fall in! Oh Theo! Well, we did our best to towel him off and then he spent several minutes trying to walk while simultaneously shaking his back paws…

January 4, 2016
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Update and a new painting video

Well then, I haven’t finished the magpie yet, but in true Veronica form, I’ve started a new painting, and I have a painting video for you! Last time I went to our market town, I bought some treats for the birds. I love these…

December 27, 2015
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A candelit power outage evening. Thanks windstorm

Yesterday the windstorm howled up some major gusts which took out power to many Lower Mainland homes. I drove home about 5pm and hit my block in complete darkness. There went supper plans. So I drove right past my house to the neighbourhood organic…

November 18, 2015
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Announcing a new drawing challenge: calm

Hi everyone I was driving with Chloe today and we were talking about the obvious distress on everyone’s minds, and that led me to thinking about the one obvious question. How are we supposed to live in this fear based society? What power do…

November 16, 2015
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Carving stamps on Sunday

One of the things I bought at yesterday’s pop up store, was this deer head. I mean to use it to give the house a Christmas feel…even though I’ll be in England. And this morning, that beautiful deer head put me in mind to…

November 8, 2015
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Reflections

I brought down the Christmas map to hang above the fireplace, but it didn’t feel right just now. What did feel right is the vintage mirror, so I hauled it in from its garage storage and bribed C into helping me heft that solid…

November 4, 2015
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Helping to save the world one blue tree at a time

Blue trees! A round the world installation to raise awareness about deforestation. It’s a treat to live in this forest rich country of mine, and sometimes I don’t see the forest for the trees…you know what I mean? It’s a treat to be able…

October 30, 2015