More Posies and Writing


Cheryl shared this and it stuck in my head.
My passions are journaling, painting, reading autobiographies and Buddhism,
ditzing with Mitchell, and playing with the kittens.
NOT necessarily in that order, though if I had to choose
between writing or painting, I’d choose writing.

I now am back to making journals just for me, no watercolor lessons, and so I write a lot in the Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook.  Memories, bitching, great quotes, spiritual thoughts, whatever.  It is not s pricey as the watercolor journal, and the paper takes a lot of watercolor.  What I do for the one problem —
what happens to a painted page if you the other side too wet — is I glue wax paper in between really nice pages.

If you don’t and you slop a ton of water, you may move a painting…


I made this lovely fast page, again when sick — and waited for a quote.


Finally another quote decided to fill that space.

I don’t know how people who don’t make stuff lift up their Soul!

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About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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4 Responses to More Posies and Writing

  1. loisajay says:

    I love these words: that is your heart. that is what you must, must do. And so I shall. Thanks for giving me good thoughts on this Tuesday. ❤

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  2. love what you do Katie…

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