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Visual Journal Page 71: This is the First Day of My Life

It was our one year anniversary. We spent the day together, enjoying donuts for breakfast, a hilarious golf outing, picnic at the park, and a nice dinner out. Nick and I love all the food Atlanta has to offer, and we often try new restaurants. For our one year we wanted to go somewhere more…

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Visual Journal Page 70: Year One

  It had been one year. One whole year had flown by, 365 days since our big day, it was our wedding anniversary. For five years Nick and I dated before tying the knot. Months went into planning the wedding, and I was giddy when the day finally arrived. July 10th, 2010. A perfect day,…

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Visual Journal Page 69: I Wish They Knew

Teaching AP Art was both the most difficult and rewarding class I ever taught. After attending the week long AP certification seminar at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), I felt like I pro. I went into the year with a solid list of assignments and battle plan to encourage my students to produce…

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Visual Journal Page 67: Find Humor in Art

As I have expressed in past posts, I love street art. Not too long ago I had the opportunity to interview a well known, and very talented street artist, Chor Boogie. I loved the way his artwork makes walls come alive, and I was thrilled to have the opportunity to learn more about his creations…

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Visual Journal Page 65: Thunderstorms Help Me Sleep

  I would take a good thunderstorm over a beautiful, 72 degree, sunny day, any day. There is something about the feeling of a storm. The sense of it moving in as the air suddenly drops in temperature, the swish of the wind through the trees, and the sudden stillness in between. The drizzle of…

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Visual Journal Page 63: Hand Built Furniture

Nick and I were very blessed to received many amazing gifts on our wedding day. We were overwhelmed with the amount we received, and it helped us fill our house and start our wedded life together. However, while unwrapping gift after gift, we couldn’t help but notice a common theme, cutting boards. While registering for…

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