2.02.2011

Another Snow Day, a quick ATC, and my explosion...errrr....I mean Workspace for WOYWW!

Today is another snow day. Another couple of feet on top of what is still lingering from the past few weekly storms. Seriously - we have been getting a storm every week since Christmas! Every single one of them has brought more than a foot of snow and a couple of them have been multiple feet. This one is actually two back to back storms with an expected total of about two feet. It's NUTS! Weird, really. I have lived in Massachusetts for most of my life and my parents have lived here all of my life and I can't remember a year like this EVER. Have you had an odd winter?

I am hoping to use some of my day off today to create, though! Although...these days to have a way of begging for movies and tea! LOL!

Right now my workspace looks pretty good, actually. Well, from my perspective, anyway! HA!

WOYWW2.2


I have a couple of new goodies on there that I'm excited to play with. I finally broke down and bought Liquid Sculpey (with a coupon, of course!). I am looking forward to playing with it! I have had some ideas that I just thought would work better with that, so I'm going to give it a shot. I also bought some charcoal pencils to use in my ATC's and mixed media stuff. I am looking forward to playing with those.

It was time to be.


If you have a keen eye you may have noticed this little beauty there in the insanity that I call a desk! It's a simple little ATC that I created using a fabulous photo-realistic stamp from Scrolls Work Stamps. Her name is Sally! I stamped it on a textured ATC base giving it a really interesting, textured look. Then I used Luminarte Twinkly H2O's to watercolor around the image and added the words cut from a vintage book and the clock!

So, that's pretty much what I've been up to! And I am loving every minute of the One World One Heart event that you can check out by clicking on the link you see just below my banner! I hope you all have a fabulous Wednesday!!!!

OH...and totally don't forget to mosey on over to Julia's blog to see the other awesome workspaces!!!

39 comments:

  1. Movies and hot cocoa appeal to me! Try and enjoy your day!

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  2. Yur desk is always full of such crafty creative goodness!
    Your ATC is fab! I love the textured look!
    xoxo Karen (#69)

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  3. Yes...it is a very odd winter. In Kansas we have not had it too bad, but today we have about 12 inches which has drifted to 2 foot drifts. I love your creative space. I like mine when it is only a single layer...like yours.

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  4. we have ice here--couple of inches--hate ice!

    your desk is amazing!

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  5. Lovely tag, and your desk looks like mine before I cleared up yesterday!!

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  6. hehehe, love the pic of your workspace! mine is a bit emptier right now...

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  7. Brrrr that sounds rather cold.....and your desk looks hmmmm busy :-)
    A x

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  8. I know what youare saying about the snow! My family in Mass is reduced to tears for all the snow!

    But nontheless, enjoy your day off and hopefully get your craft on!

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  9. enjoy your snowday, you look like you have been very busy and love your ATC! hugs debx

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  10. Beautiful ATC! Thank you for sharing!

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  11. ooooh love the texture on your ATC...
    ...very clever
    I met you through OWOH and I am happy to see you again here

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  12. Hi Jingle
    lovely creative desk, fabulous tag, see quite a few of the girls have had really bad weather, roll on summer,have great day, happy WOYWW, sue,x (36)

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  13. It seems it dosnt matter where you are in the world, we are all suffering from freak weather. We are on flood watch here :( .
    happy woyww, thanks for sharing :)
    crafty hugs - Andria (42).

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  14. We have had the kind of winter that I remember from when I was a child, always fighting to keep upright on the ice on our hills. The trouble is not many people seem to remember a winter that lasted for 3 months, so the first sprinkle of snow brings everything to a halt. Your desk looks exciting with loads of things to play with.

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  15. great atc, certainly a craft explosion, great workspace, happy woyww, thank you for sharing, #9

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  16. seriously a mess!!!! If I had a desk I could leave out....well, mine would look like that too!!!! GREAT ATC...and we just went thru our first blizzard!!! So we have lots of snow too!!! hugs, Katrina

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  17. My space looks a lot like yours! Arrrgh! I also live in MA and it is crazy sauce here. My lilac bush is almost covered.

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  18. Hope your weather improves soon. Ours is a little milder just now. You have lots to keep you busy on your desk!

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  19. Very nice! So many are being hit hard with snow and ice! Be safe!

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  20. Love your card...so much wonderful texture. You are a brave girl to put your desk out there...I have no courage when mine looks like this.

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  21. Wow, look at that desk! I love that Sally image too, it's gorgeous! ~Diane

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  22. your desk makes me want to create!

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  23. You're obviously one of those people that can create in chaos! I become paralyzed in it! (Explains much, eh?)

    I'm so sick of this weather!!! UNCLE!!! UNCLE!!!!

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  24. Well, you hit her well behind the jar! Beautiful ATC. Oh, and I love to work with charcoal pencils!

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  25. I have two work tables like yours...so what is your point?:O) Hot coca and naps on this cold blustery day...I hope to escape to my studio tomorrow if the Ice does not cover the driveway again. Peace, Mary Helen

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  26. I think if we aren't careful you are going to win the prize for less than 6 sq in available for crafting. You have a lot of awesome crafty goodness available to play with there! Have fun. Thanks for sharing.
    Vickie #80

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  27. Yea but our storms started the beginning of December! We've had one a week since then... except I think we missed the first week of January.. I'm sure the schools have been closed for almost 20 days here and they don't make up missed days in Eastern Canada!

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  28. I love your workspace you are a woman after my own heart!! Creative mess.

    ** Kate **

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  29. looks like a blizzard of crafty activity on your desk

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  30. Looks like you had a Happy Snow Day:-)

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  31. I have never heard of liquid sculpty, but will have to google and check it out! Star 125

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  32. So pretty! Can you believe there will be MORE snow on Saturday? I want some green...now! I love, love, love winter - but I long to see little sprouting crocuses and hyacinths. Theresa

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  33. Hi again, Love your desk! There looks like there could be a lot happening there? I'm also trying to get around to ordering some Liquid Sculpey. I'm sure I need it! Please visit my WOYWW pic if you have a chance.

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  34. I never thought to use my twinkling H2O's as a background. another great Jingle-idea!

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  35. Brilliant desk Jingle, your snow day has been very well utilized! Me, I had to do real work, on a lap top from home, but no time to craft! Coulda done with a bit more snow in MI!!!

    Hugs
    Brenda 91

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  36. Hey, it was Groundhog Day too remember, lol!!

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  37. Awesome tag, love your ever so busy and creative workspace.

    Thanks for the peek and sharing, hugs Marjo lucky #1

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  38. Ah, but there's still room to create, so it's all good! Love the sight of your desk, makes my heart warm and my fingers want to come round and rummage!

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