Skipping through the First


Tell me it isn't so. Today, the 4th !!!!
i flipped my calendar over....where had  four days gone.  January can't just evaporate!!? i wasn't ready to leave January yet. Now it feels like half the year is over.


Did you feel this way?


Holding myself accountable, i thought where have i been: 
certainly not writing blogs....
certainly not cooking fab meals....
certainly not dusting or sweeping....
certainly not having a social life....


Now i remember: 
One night i woke up and had this desire to paint on canvas again...the ideas flooded my dead-to-the-world-head 
( of course i forget most of them by morning). When fully awake all i knew was that i needed to head for the easel. 


This is what i did February 1st:
i took my muffin tin of old acrylic paint out of the frig.  i should have charged it rent it had been hoggin' space for much too long.
Grabbing a piece of canvas i began scooping up huge gobs of color and spreading/smearing it all over the canvas.
Gosh this was fun! 
Adult Finger Painting 101




Here are a few of my canvases i smothered with paint with no thought to what i was doing.....bonus: no more paint in the frig.




It didn't take me four days to create this color-chaos....!!!  In a day or two i will share with you the transformation of "muffin tin paint" into hmmm, something quite different. Stay tuned.



Heart Thought: how many times do we really let go and do something crazy--like our kids or husband would look at us and really wonder? Give it a try. Sure puts a smile on the face.
     So here is to crazy-daisy moments: Sharon



8 comments:

  1. I never do this, but you make me want to. Love you "color chaos" and can't wait to see what you do with it.

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  2. Wow, very creative, I wonder what the final result will be of the swirly colorful beginning? I can hardly wait!

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  3. What freedom and abandon, your finger painting! Love it and can't wait to see what you do with these odes to color.

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  4. Sharon, you are everywhere and your work is just as fine as ever. Good collage.

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  5. this is exactly how we began painting in flora's bloom true workshop, minus the fridge part!

    xooxoxooox

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  6. Love this!! Definitely something I should try once in awhile..just making a one big colorful creative mess.

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  7. ablaze with color you are!
    love your process - but of course - love the valentine muffin tin too
    - did you wash it!?!
    no...

    xox - eb.

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  8. i enjoy this
    Letting Go Art
    so much
    i am smiling
    LARGE!


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