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30 Days of Get Your At On – 10.28.12

Between dealing with website/web host issues and being busy, I haven’t had a chance to post, although I have been doing artwork (or at least something creative), every day.

Friday, I finished getting my new pieces varnished, put the hardware on them for hanging, then hung them up for Final Friday.

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Here is my work, along with a few other artists’ work, at the Blue Dot Salon.

 

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Considering how cold it was, there was a pretty good turn out.

 

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Then I went to the Lawrence Art Party, where I’ve shown my work for Final Friday in the past, to visit some friends who were showing their work.

 

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This is Nick Schmiedeler’s work. He does very cool yard art & other sculptural pieces–some functional, some just super cool. They all move or have moving parts and are extremely creative and interesting. His yard has a lot of his work in it, complete with sculptural fences.

 

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HGTV is starting a new series called “Home Strange Home,” and his house will be featured in one of the episodes! I wish I got HGTV so I could see it.

Saturday was spent finishing my Halloween costume for a party I was going to that night. I was going as a Succubus, and had to finish the wings and make the horns.

I made the horns using Paperclay, and glued them onto a headband. I got so lucky with the wings. I went to Michaels to get supplies to try to make them (from scratch), and saw a bat Halloween decoration with awesome wings. So I used my 40% off coupon to buy the bat. I carefully removed his wings from his styrofoam body, then glued them to a thick piece of craft foam. I strung elastic through the sides of the foam for straps to wear the wings.

 

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Here I am at the party . . . My wings were AWESOME if I do say so myself.

 

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Today, for getting my art on, I arted up the inside front cover of my new journal. I knew if I didn’t do it before I started using the journal, it wouldn’t get done. Now I need to do the inside back cover.

Only 2 more days left in 30 Days of Get Your Art On. I hope everyone is still making art of some sort every day.

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