Tag: sketchbook

Visual Journal Page 36: Mini Cooper Desk

          One day I was browsing the internet looking for a picture of a Mini Cooper I could add to my visual journal… I had no idea I was about to stumble on an amazing creation…           As soon as I spotted this among the many google image thumbnails I had to click on it….

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Visual Journal Page 32: Rupert’s First Check-up

I am a lucky person because I already own my dream car. He is a Mini Cooper, his name is Rupert, and I talk to him like he is a real person. My parents must have loved me because while in high school they bought me a nice 1996 Honda Civic, Alfred. It was a…

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Be Careful… Watch the Weights!

Accidents happen… and when you are a teacher you hear about accidents happening all the time. When you are an art teacher accidents happen all the time, everyday, with paint, water, ink, xactos, scissors, etc., etc., etc. Luckily this page doesn’t refer to an accident in my class… but unfortunately it does have to do…

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Life Imitates Art, Live Art

I stumbled across the quote, “life imitates art” one day, and decided to hang onto it. I really liked the quote because I thought it was true. We make so many choices on a daily basis that have to do with art and aesthetics. Every morning I wake up and decide what outfit I’m going…

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My Cardigans Express Who I Am

I’ll be honest… I LOVE cardigans! I wear one practically everyday. In fact I have to remind myself every now and then not to wear a cardigan just to mix things up. I wear cardigans so often one of my students once asked me to go home, count them, and tell her how many I…

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