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Today I Know – Week 42

This week’s inspiration comes from this pin. I am such a fan of paperfashion and thought i could never ever ever do justice to the pin but i still like what i ended up with. This is all pencil, pen and watercolors.

prompt says: today i know that self care and joy makes me feel beautiful…


Today I Know is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Listen with Intent – Week 42

For this week, I picked alert. To be careful and aware, I need to be alert. I need to pay attention. I can’t multi-task. I can’t be paying attention to something else. I can’t listen half-heartedly. I need to really be there, be present, be on. Here’s to being really alert all week.

Here’s the pin where I got the lettering..


Listen with Intent is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Today I Know – Week 41

This week’s inspiration comes from this pin. I was really worried about getting this one right but I liked how it turned out. It’s all pen and watercolor background.

prompt says: today i know life is better with…


Today I Know is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Listen with Intent – Week 41

For this week, I picked beginner. As in beginner’s mind. Approaching everything as if for the first time. As if I have no idea what they mean. Hearing things for the first time. Listening with a new fresh attitude. No preconceived ideas. No premade conclusions. Being open and new. A beginner.

Here’s the pin where I got the lettering..


Listen with Intent is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Today I Know – Week 40

This week’s inspiration comes from this pin. I used watercolors on this page. I like how quiet it is. but it didn’t turn out exactly as i’d hoped. that’s ok. this is all about experimenting after all.

prompt says: today i know that i am pretty good at…


Today I Know is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Remember This – Week 39

Life Book week 32 was an assignment from Micki Wilde. I had never drawn one of her girls before and I think I need a lot more practice but I still like what I ended up with. She’s giving love out to everyone.

It says: give all of you and ask for nothing in return.

I will say, I believe this wholeheartedly.


Remember This is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Listen with Intent – Week 40

For this month, I picked Listen Carefully. I wanted to go deeper this month. Notice what I am missing. What am I not paying attention to? What more could I see? Am I misinterpreting anything? I just wanted to pay attention even further.

Here’s the pin where I got the lettering..


Listen with Intent is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Today I Know - Week 39

This week’s inspiration also comes from Sketchbook Skool. Another assignment about drawing fast and slow. I drew with orange paint fast and then went over it with pen. I used watercolors on this page. I am not loving it but here we are.

prompt says: today i know that silence makes me feel…


Today I Know is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Remember This – Week 38

Life Book week 31 was an assignment from Mika Diaz. It was about using tracing paper to transfer a drawing into your art journal.

I had a lot of layers and fun with mine and used all my My mind’s Eye products to make a fun background with shiny layers coming from within.

It says: you can choose peace.


Remember This is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Listen with Intent – Week 39

For this week, I picked participate. Before saying goodbye to September, I wanted to try one more intention around being social. I wanted to take it up one notch from showing up so I chose participate. Not just get there but be there, join in, be a part of whatever’s going on. Even if it feels like I am not welcome, I almost always am. I just have to be willing to try.

Here’s the pin where I got the lettering..


Listen with Intent is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Today I Know – Week 38

This week’s inspiration comes from Sketchbook Skool. I was taking one of their classes and the assignment was to draw a self portrait. Apparently it doesn’t look like me but alas, i tried. I used pencil and pastels on this page. I am not sure if I like it….

prompt says: today i know that i feel best when I am


Today I Know is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.

Remember This – Week 37

Life Book week 30 was an assignment from Carissa Paige. It was about doing transfers and since I don’t like those I decided to do rubons instead. I just had fun with this one.

I put some patterned paper down, colored over it and then colored over the whole thing once more. Some lovely rubons and i was done. The journaling says: Life is ephemeral. Capture it. Savor it. Soak it in. Live it.


Remember This is a project for 2014. You can read more about it here.