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Call Me Crazy

…but I decide to attempt the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge again! We will see how far I get before life gets in the way. 127 more words

Oil Painting

Let's Talk Editing

For the past two months I have been sharing Sunday Snippets from my short paranormal story Rivers of Black.

The more and more I have shared from it, the more I have realized skimming through the Word doc for my snippets, that I could make the story even better by running another edit of it. 469 more words


Handmade Art Nouveau music stand is born

This summer, my fine woodworker husband has been working on some music stands. The one pictured above is made from solid cherry. We designed it together early on in our marriage (which is also often a working partnership) and two previous ones have been made and sold, one in mahogany, and a lighter coloured one in beech. 859 more words


Perspective Five

Another black and white photographic image showing another……

Title  :  Perspective Five

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Art / Arts

Knocked Up Plot Bunnies

So, my three days off was actually really productive.

Of a list of twenty things to do, I crossed off sixteen of them. I am proud of myself for that. 439 more words

Writing Plans

Taking risks as a painter

Have you ever attended a painting workshop and been given a chance to work completely outside of your habitual approach? You’re freed up, you make some pieces that really surprise you during the day, new possibilities suddenly seem endless. 761 more words


Who In The Hell Will Read Your Book? More Than You Think.

There are books that keep you up at night, and then there are books that make you want to drive a power drill through your skull. 834 more words

Life Of A Writer