What You'll Find Here

I post daily (photos of my journal pages, things that inspire me and personal bits and pieces) to inspire and encourage others. I have always believed that if I can do it, so can you.

You'll find resources (my favorite supplies, books, slideshows of my art journal pages, favorite bloggers, etc...) listed along the right hand side of my blog.

I've been teaching both in person and online workshops for almost twenty years now. You can find out more about my classes by scrolling down along the right hand side of my blog. I strive to make classes accessible to everyone (both beginner to advanced).

I love teaching and truly believe that deep down inside everyone is an artist, capable of creating something. There is power and knowledge in the act of creating something with your own hands, made from your own heart and head.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at EGorey99@sbcglobal.net

Thanks for stopping by!

-Kelly

Sunday, December 28, 2008

The final two pages from the track (the final pages of the book to come in the next couple of days). The weird thing about this black and white photo I used..I wanted a photo of what could be two sisters. I flipped it over and it was taken in Middleboro, MA in 1922. My Uncle still lives in Middleboro and we used to go swimming every summer in his pool. The two women in the photo-their names start with an E and a K just like my name and my sister's (Erin). Only I thought it was a weird (but cool) coincidence. Yup, I'm a dork but at least I admit it. BOOKS to look out for:

1000 Handmade Greeting Cards (Taylor said it was good and I trust her judgement, so I am on the lookout for it.)

Rethinking Acrylic by Patti Brady

and

ohhhhhhhhhhhhh how I am totally lusting after this one:

When Wanderer's Cease to Roam
Author's site here.

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Eddie Campbell interviewed on Comics Reporter.


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Class information this coming weekend here.

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I still have room in my A Prompt A Day workshop that starts January 1st. You can read more about it here.


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My friend Jeane's Mom (also known as my friend Jane who signs everything Jeane's Mom) just totally MADE my day the other day. I wanted to give her a BIG SHOUT out and to PUBLICLY THANK HER a GAZILLION times over for putting a huge smile on my face and for taking "mail" ART to a whole 'nother level!!! THANKS JANE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

3 comments:

Karenann Young said...

Is there somewhere where we can see this "mail art"? Sounds cool!

RunninL8 said...

I LOVE the violin piece!

michelle ward said...

Kelly, love the story behind the sisters photo. I totally *get* that. Happy New Year to YOU.