Monthly Archives: February 2011

Art Journal Every Day: A productive weekend

I was actually meaning to add the story to this blogpost later, but I am having such a frustrating time trying to put the pictures up online without it looking like it’s all skewed. It was a productive weekend indeed … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Just staying home

Sponge Bob is on TV.  No matter how many times I sit through the show with Angelo, I still don’t get it.  It makes me miss those days when cartoon shows made just a little bit more sense.   I … Continue reading

Posted in just me thinking online, motherhood | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Art Journal Every Day: For Angelo

Two finished art journal entries in one day!  It’s been in the works for a couple of days and both pieces were actually earlier attempts that needed a do-over.  I finished the hearts before the total piece was done and … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts, motherhood | Comments Off

Art Journal Every Day: Forever in my heart

Pink. Specifically, Fuschia Pink. I had tucked in the boy last night and almost fell asleep beside him. I rose again at a few minutes past 11pm and turned on the TV. Somewhere between the reruns of Criminal Minds (which … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Happiness is.. pastillas and cheese tarts

I just picked up a package from my sister’s friend who arrived from Manila last night.  Braving the cold temperatures outside, I walked down to the hotel two blocks away from my building and eagerly picked up my package from … Continue reading

Posted in Family, just me thinking online | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Art Journal Every Day: Blessed

I have two other hearts I need to finish, but I stayed up until almost 2am Monday morning working on this one.  I would normally just create the 8″ x 8″ frame on a piece of kraft paper and tape … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Art Journal Every Day: The Loves of My Life

This is actually the latest of four works in progress I had at the start of the day, and I don’t know if it’s so much the topic of the piece that made me finish it sooner than the others, … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

On a creative streak

There are days when I wish I could be creating constantly but the inspiration or the will or the time is just not there.  The past couple of days has seen a spurt of creativity, though, and I’m getting ready … Continue reading

Posted in just me thinking online | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Art Journal Every Day: You are my sunshine

Although my sun is not quite as yellow or orange as I had originally wanted it, doing the zentangle with color this time was a happy expirement for me.  Heart no. 4, it is. It’s been a long day and … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Art Journal Every Day: Love and Crayons

This started out with scribbling which didn’t quite work for me, so I had to “repair” it by creating something to put on top of the word art I had written. I had to scribble the caption before the crayons … Continue reading

Posted in Art Journal Every Day, Crafts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off