Author Archives: icekat

Drawlloween 2017, the Beginning

Here’s my first batch of Drawlloween 2017 cards. I guess technically I only had to draw, not paint, but I like things to seem finished. These are prompts 2 and 1 on the top row (Summon Day and Return from … Continue reading

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People of the Forest ATCs

Well, that was a bit of a gap in my posting… Sorry. I’ve been making travelers notebook things and got a bit wrapped up in it. I started doing laminated folders and different sizes than my usual cahier ones. They’ll … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse

The solar eclipse in Toronto was underwhelming. My photos of the sun don’t really show the 80% coverage we had here. The light was still fairly bright, but odd. I put my large milky quartz out to absorb some of … Continue reading

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Photography and Orange

Thought I’d get ahead on my deco signing! A very simple Polaroid design for a photography deco, and a lion for an orange monochromatic book. These aren’t my favourite pieces, but they’re done and ready to go. I’m second-guessing the … Continue reading

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August Decos

So… I just sold the Ganesha travelers notebook last week, and another Samhain Zine yesterday. Which leads me to think that I really ought to get at making more of both! So I got out my paints and naturally I … Continue reading

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Corset and Fairy Tale Decos

I needed to do a couple decos to send out my swap package for July, so I drew them last night and painted them this morning. The first is for a corset themed deco, and I had the urge to … Continue reading

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New Moon in Leo Spread

In my tradition, the new moon is for releasing what is unneeded, and for breaking down obstacles. I really love the Fire element, and the act of burning symbolic lists, writings, photos, etc resonates with me greatly. I actually miss … Continue reading

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Woman Unleashed Art Journal Pages

I love the Woman Unleashed online retreat, because there are so many interesting presenters, and they leave the videos up long enough for me to at least take notes and doodle. I scanned a couple pages that I’ve finished and … Continue reading

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Carpal Tunnel Surgery

June 16th 2017 I had my carpal tunnel release surgery. This was done with local anesthetic only, which was fine. The tugging was disturbing for sure, but really I couldn’t feel anything at all that was actually going on. Hearing … Continue reading

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May Deco Sendout

Up all night watching reruns of Friends while I work on deco books to send out to my May partner. I had to do extra because I sent the ones I had done out to CatPratt with the one that … Continue reading

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