2016

April Pages

I have been in a funk for quite some time and finally decided to get my butt in gear and just get moving! I’ll admit, it hasn’t been easy but that first step is always the hardest. Not many pages in my April journal (and even less in May’s) but I am ok with that.… Continue reading April Pages

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It’s April

Yes, I know it’s really May now but this page was all about starting April.  

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April Journal

Finally have a chance to post what my April journal looks like. I used a paper bag that just makes me smile. Tokyo Banana is a banana flavored and shaped confectionery similar in texture to a Twinkie  and filled with a sweet banana cream. Apparently it’s a signature Japanese sweet. My husband received a box as a… Continue reading April Journal

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Last Pages of March

It’s the end of another journal. This was such a fun page to create with Andrea Gomoll. Wouldn’t this make a fun cookbook? Will have to remember to use this style again!

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Lines

Taking this class with Yuko Miki reminded me of how much I love simple line drawings and that I need to practice this more often!

2016

Tried and True

I keep coming back to this art journal technique. I just love it!!!

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Just Journaling (March)

2016

Nature Sings

Didn’t realize how long it’s been since I’ve posted. Life has a funny way of taking over! After creating this page in Cindy Gilstrap’s class,  the words of this holiday song came to mind. Even though the holidays are well behind us, I thought the words very apt!

2016

Last Face for March

I really love how the background adds so much character to her face. I love spontaneous and unplanned!

2016

Purple Hearts

Went to a dinner-mystery-“dramedy” in Al Ain performed by the PM Widow and her fabulous production crew. Didn’t know what to expect but it was actually a lot of fun! Interacting with perfect strangers was definitely out of my comfort zone but I wasn’t alone. I was even one of the suspects! Mostly everyone attending played some… Continue reading Purple Hearts