Wow! I has been a looooonnnng time since I have added anything to this blog. Shameful! October-December is always a crazy busy time for our family. And right after Christmas, we added a new Keeshond puppy to the mix! His name is Chewbacca and he is a little charmer!Now that I am finally getting back to routine and enjoying some quiet times, I can get back to my art! I spent most of my Christmas break cleaning out my art supply area and making a studio in my basement! It took days to do, but now it is all organized and ready to go! I am itching to make some art!My latest obsession is Marie Antoinette! I just joined a new yahoo group called Marie Antoinette Mail Art. It is a juried site with several wonderful artists there! See the button at the upper right of my blog to go check it out! I also figured out how to work with my Adobe Photoshop elements and made several beautiful Marie Antoinette digital collages. The pics here are copyrighted by cannot be used for resale.Today I am offering some pictures of:Our Christmas tree: a simple number of blue feathers with home made glitter snow flakes ; some beautiful Marie Antoinette Digital collages I did and our new puppy Chewbacca.
I specialize in watercolor with pen and ink, mixed media and mail art, including art dolls. I love creating and sowing the fertile soil of my creative mind with new art techniques or subjects.
Some of my favorite subjects to paint include: Marie Antoinette, Alice in Wonderland, mermaids, fairies, mushrooms and Candy Land. I like to paint my own visions of these things.
I am a born again Christian. Fundamentalist Baptist, to be exact. I am serious about my faith, it is my life, which is why I include it here. As I believe one day, I will stand before the Lord and give an account of every word and every opportunity to share the Gospel, I present the Gospel on this page and possibly in any materials I send out. I do not do this to be obnoxious. I do it to obey my God and my faith. Please be as tolerant and understanding of my faith as you would want me to be of yours. Yes, I would like you to be saved, because I believe it is the only way to Heaven. But, I respect you as a person, no matter what decision, lifestyle or faith you may choose.
I believe the following about salvation:Becoming a Christian is simple. It only requires belief. It cannot be earned in any way. It is the free gift of God.1. Admit you are a sinner and that you need a savior. That is, YOU can do NOTHING to save yourself. Romans 3:23. Admit that God sent His son Jesus Christ to die on the cross in your place. John 3:16 and Romans 6:23. Believe that Jesus rose the third day, thus gaining the ultimate victory over death for all eternity! Romans 10:19. Ask God to forgive you and to give you new life in Christ. Repent of your sins before God and ask Him to make you a new creature in Christ Jesus. Romans 10:19. You can have peace and eternal securtiy in Christ! Romans 10:9 and Romans 10:13. If you still have doubts as to Jesus Christ and God's plan for salvation, please read the Gospel of John and the book of Romans carefully. Ask God to reveal His truth to you.