Creating A Life Less Ordinary Through Art / my arty life

Merry Christmas to All

Just popped on Blogger to wish you all a beautiful happy day, whatever way you are or aren't celebrating Christmas Day.

Today our family is spending the day together, relaxing with coffee then a delicious lunch and opening gifts. 

We've just cleaned up from lunch (4.30pm!!! lol... its a very snailpaced slow day!) and the boys (Dad, my brother Michael and my son Zac) are in the lounge reading,...
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A Tangled Life

A quick fab find to make up for yesterday. So much for the 30 day challenge of write every single day! Never mind :) Life goes on... so check out what I found!!

Zentangling founders, Maria and Rick, sent out and email today. I love receiving them, they're full of inspiring ideas and beautiful tangled drawings.

Isn't this postcard Maria and Rick created together just gorgeous? I love it! 

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Moments in Art

A quick blog today! I've been in the studio all day having a wonderful time with paper, paint and three dimensional glue.

I'll post pics of those when its finished... with a mini tutorial in case you all want to have a go. 

Each month I participate in art swsps, usually Artist Trading Cards, but for a change I entered a tag swap. 

I've not done a tag swap before, therefore I made mine so they were...
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Something on Saturday ... Books

I love books. 

Especially ones with decent paper, good layout and design, nice smell and a great story! You could say I'm an addict but I'm not really... just extremely enthusiastic!

My favourite authors are Walter Moers, Stephen King, Clive Barker, Terry Pratchett, AA Milne and Marian Keyes. And so many more! I don't have just one favourite...!

Be faster to just take a pic of my bookcase... but...
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Welcome to my new blog :)

My plan is that it'll be a mix of graphic design and art, fabulous finds, tips, ideas and tutorials plus shop news and a scattering of things from my life in the slow lane.

My other blog 'Floating Around in Bubbles' that was chatting about my Redbubble artwork and crafty creations, will be archived and that new one over at Wordpresswill be removed (or deleted, exterminated...
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