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Canadian Wildlife Challenge

Here is my offering for the next Spoonflower.com design challenge. I’m disappointed that my “Hurdy Gurdy Summer” only managed to collect about 20 votes. But, really, I’m up against some truly outstanding talent in this arena. This next challenge is no exception. So, I’ll keep trying. Life these days, seems to be full of distractions […]

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Several Irons in the Fire

I’ve been drawing designs with Spoonflower for several years now. It’s an enjoyable way to practice digital drawing and get ideas for design. I’ve just uploaded my next design for Canadian Wildlife. I’ll post that once the voting is open to the public. In the meantime, I’m still making progress on the little table top […]

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Hurdy Gurdy Summer

Competition is getting much more difficult. There is so much talent among Spoonflower artists. I had a lot of difficulty picking from so many delightful designs. I’m sure you will too. It looks like the last winner needed over 80 votes. I’m hoping you’ll take some time to cast one for me in this next […]

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All My Reasons-Anniversary Song

38 years ago today, a week after my birthday, I accepted Isaac’s invitation to “get together socially.” I was singing weddings at the time, and had to “fit him in my schedule.” He thought it was a very “smooth” way to decline his offer. A year later, we were married in Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Park, […]

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Another Day, Another Challenge

My top design so far has only garnered 20 votes. What am I doing that is not as appealing as those who win? That is my challenge. My husband worries that I am loosing my uniqueness in my art by focusing on these challenges. I consider them a means to improve my skills. They are […]

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Covid19 Benefit: Giving and Recieving

I have been giving masks to any neighbor who asks for them in recent weeks. One of our newest neighbors responded to my masks by giving me four yards of fabric, because she doesn’t sew. I wondered how she came to have this fabric if she didn’t have a use for it, but haven’t had […]

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