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September 12, 2011



Missed you a lot. Good your back and good that you have been Busy. Sending some artsyDust your way****


Your daughter is just adorable! I LOVE the new art too. I literally thought about you all day a couple weeks ago as I took all my AD art down and packed it up to move. We are staging our house to sell it and plain white vases with gray walls are boring! Ok it's pretty but so not me. :)


Love your daughters outfit!! So cute!! Love your new piece of art too!! You were missed...but we all have lulls...mine is two weeks now!!

Hugs Giggles

rita maria

what a nice surprise to see your blog post :) nice to have you back!


Oh I know the feeling of not having the time that I WANT for blogging. :-) Love the home-painting!


Congrats on your new studio... your dad says it's looking great! Can't wait to see it for myself. Congrats to Jess on her style and new school... you're a good mom. And love that piece of art... beautifully said. Oh yes... and totally understandable about being mia... it just happens. love and hugs...


Glad you are back. Know how that happens. Your daughters hair is so pretty. I totally want her hair. :)

April Cole

Faithfully waiting your post... good to hear from you!! :]
Time does fly. Love how the studio is coming along.
Hang in there... I know the feeling of not having time to create, kills me.
Thanks for sharing your thoughts, Michelle.
You have an adorable family, many blessings <3


I love reading your posts and seeing your fabulous art, so of course you were missed! :) But, there is a lot going on - and it is tough to always fit it all in! Your daughter looked darling for her first day - I hope she has a great year! They grow up so fast don't they? Sigh. Have a wonderful rest of the week!!

Laurie Miller

Welcome back! You have been missed but obviously busy with the new move. Congratulations!

Amber Jacobs

So good to have you back! Figured you were uber busy! :) yay! How are the dreads?!


What a way cool warehouse! And Jess! She sure is growing up fast!
I´ve missed the color you bring to my life via your blog. But luckily I know you´re out there :-)
Can´t wait to see you again! It´s only... 9 days!

meg duerksen

missed you too.
thank you for my froggie soap squirter.
my kids are in LOVE with it.

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  • hi and welcome!!! i'm so glad you're here! my name is michelle. i'm blessed to be a wife (to gary) of 18 years and a mom of two girls; alexis(16) & jess(11). i've been a full time artist for 15 years. i made my start at Portland Sat. Mkt. and art fairs around the country, and then headed into wholesale shows when our oldest began school. i love ART-ing, art journaling, running, cycling and downing junk food!
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