I know, I know, it’s been forever since I shared a Project 300 update, but I really have been keeping up with it, I swear! Granted, it’s not been on a daily basis and I’ve been catching up and filling in missing entries every couple of weeks, but I’m still going and I hope you […]
The Sketchnote Handbook: the illustrated guide to visual note taking is for doodlers, mind wanderers, lecture loathers, and big picture seekers. It’s for those who love to draw and those certain they can’t. It’s for the left-brain verbal folks and right-brain visual peeps. And it’s my new favorite book.
January 1st arrived last week and with it, a new round of 365 Projects on the internet. You know, the “doing _______ every single day for a year” projects. I’m inspired by and in awe of folks who complete these projects (Amy Turn Sharp’s “A Poem a Day for a Year” and Lisa Congdon’s “365 […]
Hey there! Just a quick note: My December contributor post for Oh My! Handmade Goodness is up for you to come check out. I talk about my son and Bob, our Christmas tree. I also created some Christmas Me-Mo cards for you to download and doodle and jot your holiday moments and memories.
The four year old has gone “Austin Powers” on me…
Meet the newest member of my four-year-old’s posse… “Ob”, his new invisible pocket-sized pal, joins the Rocket the Rainbow-Swirled Manatee, Mr. Elephant, Green Blankie & Blue Blankie as part of the sleeping and traveling procession. Fortunately, only Rocket and Ob accompany us into stores and out on walks these days. One of these days I’ll […]
Take this $8 photo album from Target… Plus a white ink pen (mine are from JetPens.com)… Park you ass on the couch and zone out making swirly doodles and dots all over the album until you end up with this- (Note: Ink will smear until it dries, so be mindful of that when you begin […]
A good day. Nothing big or amazing happened, just a series of small events. Things like: Finally feeling like the plague that’s had me on couch quarantine for the last week is lifting. The nuclear meltdown my son had yesterday giving way to a cooperative, calm day together today. Steady, gentle rain all day to […]
Happy Belated Valentine’s Day! I hope all you have had a chance to share the love yesterday with friends and family. I’m slooowly recuperating from some form of the plague, but I wanted to share a little love project I made for my honey in lieu of a card. I usually do get him a […]
“She’s magical…like Santa!” -Jack commenting on Madonna’s “magical” disappearance at the end of the Super Bowl Halftime Show. I was relieved to see Madonna had the sense NOT to do “Like a Virgin”…there are things we all have to let go of with age, and performing that song is one of hers. Madge may be […]