Friday, June 14, 2013

It's such a beautiful day that the running around I did was actually a pleasure. There is nothing like the scent of freshly cut grass and damp earth (from yesterday's rain) to make me feel alive. After my errands, I walked in the park where I helped a little boy who was scared of a squirrel believing it was a raccoon. Now he knows the difference between the two.

Back at my work table, I sorted a few things out and realized that I haven't made artist trading cards for a long time. I love working on these little works of art.


 Friday three.


 Simplicity is the removal of the useless and the unnecessary--source unknown

3 comments:

  1. Your productivity both astonishes me and, I must admit, overwhelms me at the same time. You make something beautiful every day! Do you have any tips for learning how to be so creative and so productive?

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    1. You're very kind. Thank you! I think it may be because I started late and it was stored up in me, and also because I do it for a living. If you make something every day, no matter what, it feeds on itself and makes you want to do more, learn more. Other than that, you have to have a passion for it.
      Cheers, Colette

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  2. I love what you said to Starr. I to am a late starter Colette, after more than 30 years of working and running our engineering business I am now in a position to let my creativity flow.
    I think I might use your and Starr's words as a mantra..."make something beautiful every day"

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