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Colorful, Dreamy Dance

July 8, 2014 | Art, Writing/Art Community | Permalink

How Will They Dance? Original Painting by Natasha Reilly ©2014 My dreams have been incredibly intense lately. Though I often dream, I cannot remember a time in my life when colors have been so vivid that as I get closer to them in my dream I wake up. I have woken with my heart racing […]

Dare to Share Your HeART With the World

December 12, 2013 | Art, Writing, Writing/Art Community | Permalink

Welcome to Art From Around the Globe! I asked my art class – eleven First graders and one Third grader – to create a poem piece with words and art. These children – many of whom are new readers and writers – began with the words, “I Am Like..” and ended with an animal. We […]

A Little Paint + A Little Party = Paint Party Friday!

July 8, 2011 | Arts and Crafts, Exercises | Permalink

Colorful Soul on Fire by Natasha Reilly   I’m SOOOOO super uber excited!! The wonderfully talented artist and writer behind Cherry Pie Butterfly, Jenn, just joined Paint Party Friday. It sounded like SOOO much fun I had to join in! This is the first time I’ve participated….and I’m doing cartwheels!!! Thank you, Jenn and THANK […]

Stellar Artists Color the World

March 24, 2011 | Arts and Crafts, Exercises, TST Theme | Permalink

This is one of those themes I simply love. Talented, professional artists and writers grab a whole load of imagination and a bunch of color and create magic. Please join me as we tour the colorful world that exists just beyond our fingertips.   I’d like to introduce the Artist of the Week: Lis, Creator […]

Colorful Causes? Everyone Needs One. This is Mine.

June 20, 2008 | Exercises, Musings | Permalink

I don’t talk politics. Once upon a time, I refused to talk politics. To my mind, all it did was start needless wars. Now, I sometimes discuss it with my husband, brother and friends but, well, I’d never talk politics here. But what I will say is, as a woman, I was interested to see how […]

A Trip Down Sandi Henderson’s Colorful Lane

June 9, 2008 | Artist Interviews | Permalink

Photo courtesy of Sandi Henderson of Portabellopixie   When I first stumbled across designer Sandi Henderson’s site, Portabellopixie, I instantly fell in love with the vibrant colors of her fabric collection and the fabulous music that played during my visit. Over time, I discovered that Sandi is not only a talented designer but she is […]