Category Archives: Altered Art

Online Classes

Sometimes I think about the impact of computers on our lives. Wow. Twenty-something years ago when working in corporate America, in a 75 story building, in the heart of a major city, our floor of maybe 50-60 people received "ONE" … Continue reading

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Postal Joy!

Anytime mail arrives with stamps like these…   …you are smitten and then grinnin' almost as if fun HERSELF had come knocking on your door. Seriously. That's how my world spins… I so enjoy little details like this… Not long ago, Linda … Continue reading

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My dream job{{s}}…

Through the years I've worn a lot of different "work hats"…everything from retail to waitressing to elementary school teacher to corporate business woman to you name it…and I must say I've enjoyed all the varied experiences each had to offer. Some more than others… … Continue reading

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In Mermaid Love…

Isn't she D.A.R.L.I.N.G. ?!!! She swam all the way from Belgium to the U.S.A. I found out she was looking for a new home. Not that she didn't like living in Belgium {Edit: Oops! Dorthe lives in Denmark, not Belgium!} and certainly not because … Continue reading

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Art Journal, Gaffer Tape, Free Image, AND THE GIVEAWAY!!!

Seriously. I love peeking in on all the creativity happening in blogland! More often than not my inspiration for heading off to create something is a direct result of seeing someone else's work. Such was the case yesterday…The bug that bit this time … Continue reading

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Lisa’s Art Challenge – “Outside the Box”

Ah-ha…now I know why she included the word "challenge"…. And a challenge it was on many different levels… The first challenge was getting out of Target without straying from my short, concise shopping list. Suffice it to say, I didn't pass … Continue reading

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Company is Coming and I’m Running Away…

Sort of sounds like a nasty in-law story or something, huh? Happily so, that's not the case. The company coming is about the HUGE tour of work spaces coming up next weekend and Mr. Fun {my DH} is talking about heading … Continue reading

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