Thursday, November 16, 2006

Getting ready for the Christmas Fair


Yesterday evening, I met up with some of the Holly Jolly ladies over coffee in Bloor West. It was hit and miss whether I would make it, but I made it my business to go and I'm so glad I did.

First, I met Sharon whom I had come across a long time ago in an artchix yahoo group, and you can only imagine the hoots of recognition as we told each other our names.

Carmi, our fearless leader, I had met a couple of times before (visit her blog, it's on my links list to see a sample of Martha's adorable pins)! And there was Aracely, the first quiller I have met -- quilling is still a mystery to me, so I'm looking forward to seeing her goodies.

I am so happy to have finally found some fellow artists right here where I live.

Subway token: $2.10
Coffee: $1.65
Live feedback on my stuff: priceless.










6 comments:

  1. lucky you Colette! to have a group of ladies to 'do art' with in real life.
    I went over to Carmis' and love the pin! Miss Spell - hey that's me :-)

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  2. Neat! Sounds like a good time.

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  3. How much fun to spend time with fellow artisans and compare notes!

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  4. So pleased you have spent some time with artists near to you dear Colette! I hope this leads to lasting friendships with people you would like to connect with.

    Am sure they LOVED your art!!

    xx

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  5. Coffee and artist friends...sounds warm and good and right. These little moments are the best. So happy you are sharing your craft together as well as friendship.

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  6. oh, I would have loved to be there to see both you and your beautiful artwork!

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