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Sunday, April 03, 2011

Going a Little Crazy....

First, before you see how crazy I got, I want to show you something else....something really great. I received my first postcard from Hanna's swap. It came from Viv....you should visit her blog and see all her beautiful fabric art.


Didn't I tell you? Beautiful....and that quote is perfect. Thank you, Viv!! I love it.
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Now on to my craziness! I had a fun day yesterday. I played in the studio most of the day....made a couple more postcards but these are a little different.

First I did some flower pots....


The sky is bluer than in the picture here. It all says "happy springtime" to me.

And then that's when I went a little crazy!


The goat face was from a children's book and I just couldn't resist using it! I gave her some hair and make-up and put her in a silly hat and dress. She makes me smile!
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I also started another spread in my art journal....

I'll write on it later today. It's a spread about two things I love....books and painting/art.

So that was my crazy day in the studio. Today we're back to chilly temperatures and overcast skies. HB and I had planned to get out and do something but now I think we're staying in....wimps, aren't we! I'll work on my journal pages and maybe some more crazy postcards. Ideas are running rampant!! Have some fun today....

12 comments:

  1. Glad you liked the card!

    And I am really loving that goat!! I love children's books for inspiration :-)

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  2. The postcard you got is wonderful and I love the quote on it. The goat cracked me up, it is sooooo cute and does make you smile. Thanks.

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  3. They're awesome Janet.So fun. I did some goat faces for SILs band. Such a riot. Love the quote on the post card you received! Go wild Janet...I love what's transpiring...the goat face makes me chuckle, love it!

    Hugs Giggles

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  4. Your goat lady makes me smile and love the springy flower pots. You are going to have a wonderful time with Mail Call! :D :D

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  5. The goat lady is so funny, love her and the flower pots are just joyful. You have been having so much fun in the studio....

    Kate

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  6. I love it when you play - and so such cute cards...

    Love the goat! And, I like the card your friend sent.

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  7. do your ideas ever dry up, I like the goat great idea

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  8. The goat card is great. I love the whimsy of it. She is ready for Spring, even if we are still waiting for it.
    Fairly mild here right now, but lots of rain.
    hugs
    xx

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  9. Love your sweet goat Janet... so adorable! I admire you so much! You are really good at journaling and keeping it going.

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  10. I needed your goat in my life today..yes, it's Monday and I have done nothing really. This gave me a giggle and a smile. It is so cloudy and really gloomy. I love all the cute things you did to Miss Goat, she is adorable!!! Your, Mary

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  11. I LOVE that goat card! I think I'll carry that image around with me in the back pocket of my mind today, to keep me smiling. Thanks!

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  12. Beautiful card Janet, lucky girl.
    Love the beginnings of your journal pages, can't wait to see them finished and your postcards are so much fun.
    I am loving this creative streak you are on.
    Lee:)

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