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December 15, 2012

To Give & To Receive

       Today I received a cute pair of earrings I ordered from Ebay a few weeks ago. Shopping on Ebay is great, and yes, you don't get that instant gratification but who doesn't love receiving a package (gifts to yourself) in the mail? ;)  For less than a dollar I thought these bow and pearl earrings were a great deal.

       On a different subject, I've been thinking a lot about what my talents are and what hobbies I should pick up again.  A few years ago I painted a pop art portrait of JIM MORRISON (The Doors) for Love for his Birthday. I couldn't find anything in stores so I figured I'd take the matter into my own hands & paint something.  He loved it, and I admit, as someone who is not blessed with the ability to draw well, I was pretty impressed with myself.  A few months later, I painted a self portrait. I bit off more than I could chew as the piece was very detailed and tedious.  After I finished it, I took a several year hiatus...until last night.  Christmas is around the corner and I decided to memorialize my beautiful sister in a painting and send it to her. The original picture and finished product are below. It took me about two hours and came out beautifully.  I hope she loves it as much as I do.  Operation Paint is officially back on!

       Time for me to sign off...Love and I are going to make it a movie night with some chocolate wine.

1 comment:

  1. You look so pretty with the red lips :)
    Thank you soooo much for your comment on my Blog about the SA Blog awards, meant so much!


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