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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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Sneaky, Kawaii, and Hippy

While Phrixy was here, we went to Tim’s to work on some deco books together. 🙂 I got 3 done, one of which is slated to return home; my second return to send off lately. I still haven’t gotten any … Continue reading

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Steampunked!

Working on a few decos to pass on for this month’s round of swaps. This first one is themed for steampunk anthro creatures, so of course I did a mercat. I worked directly on the page in acrylics just for … Continue reading

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ATC Alternatives Challenge

For this iATCs challenge, you had to make 1 skinny page (3×7″), 2 twinchies (2×2″), one chunky (4×4″), and one Gothic Arch that fit 4×6″. So basically, all the standard items except an ATC. 😀 Yeah, I know, there are … Continue reading

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Ready to Go Decos

So I spent a while prepping some deco books to go out, to round out packages going to new players at any given time. I was in the mood, so I took some images from ATCs and such I’d painted, … Continue reading

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Mail Art Madness

Okay, so maybe that title is hyperbole. But that’s okay. I’ve got my package prepped to send out to my March swap partner for decos. This image is from a round deco called Sea Songs. I quite liked that book … Continue reading

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Goddess Swap

So February was slow for me. I didn’t really do any art at all after the frenzy to do the January 30 paintings challenge. My carpal tunnel pain was really acting up, and I just needed a break. At the … Continue reading

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I win!

Finally finished my last 4 paintings for the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, and my carpal tunnel problems are glad to be done with the whole thing! I thought last night I wasn’t going to make it, I was … Continue reading

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More Decos

#24-26 for the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge. Whew… Almost there. Zombie Cheshire for a zombie fairytales deco, Bad Wolf for fairytale animals, and a Crystal Goddess. Next challenge, I really need to get ahead at the start. LOL

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