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Thursday, January 29, 2009

Happy Friday!


Well, here is a little cactus mandala-ish type thing I came up with the other night. I used regular ol' kids Crayola Crayons! Then the outer ring with a Sharpie...it is a cut-up, peiced together thing, and I quite enjoyed it. I think I am more of a collage person, I like peicing things together. It is liberating to realize this! Hey...I'm free now...I can collage away!!! Oh, happy day!!!

Maybe I just love glue. :)

Hope you all are enjoying your week, and will have a lovely Friday. I hope to have a new collage for you for Cactus Monday next week.
:) Julie

12 comments:

marianne said...

Yes that´s what I thought A perfect one for monday!
Love this one! With Doozef and the cactus.
Thanks foor all your support this week Julie!
And did I tell you I received your X/mas card with the lovely ATC?!
Thanks a lot for everything!
have a wonderful friday.
Love your mandala, glad you are enjoying them!
love >M<

Teri C said...

It's wonderful! Love Doozey and the cactus in there. Makes it even better. I tried a bit of collage also and it is so fun. I know I will be doing more of it. Maybe we are the paste twins. lol

Julie said...

Teri-Maybe we are...LOLOL!!!

Marianne- I am glad it got there...you never really know with it being so far! (I never have faith in things I can't see, or have control over)!!! That ATC was one of my early ones...I need so much improvement...maybe now that I am realizing how much I love collage...I will get back to it! Some new ones to trade!!!

Claude said...

Very nice... who needs rubber stamps when you can draw your own... right?

very good job.

Lisa at Greenbow said...

I love this Julie. I think Doozey looks cute sitting there by the cactus. I love collage too. I even have several different types of glue. tee hee..

yoon see said...

So creative and cute. I see a mouse here and the background just like the world wide map:)
Thanks.
Same wishes and greeting to you Julie:)

soulbrush said...

ha ha three days early for cactus monday. what do you mean you're free? tell me all.

Tootsie said...

you are quite the artist! with crayons, plants and pretty much everything around you!
I took some photos of my seeded cactus that I planted two years ago...I hope to post it next week if I get time!

Aiyana said...

You are certainly a busy little art bee. I wish I could get started on my chunky book trade stuff. I owe 20 pages that I have to get in the mail by Feb. 20 and I haven't even started. I have another 20 due on another trade on March 20. I always get them done on time, but have to dedicated two or three full days to it. What a way to live!!
Aiyana

Julie said...

Aiyana- what is a chunky book trade? I will look online and see if I can find out about it!

Soulbrush- I am free to do collage and not try other things so much, because they give me stress!!! I am a crafter, not an artist! I know that now, and it gives me great happiness!!! :)

Serena said...

That sure looks artistic to me. I love how the cactus stretches outside the boundaries of the circle. Lovely work, Julie!

judicreations said...

Julie
YOu are certainly worthy of collaging you have done a great job!
Looks like fun...
enjoy..
Judi