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Carlene Taylor Simmons
Attended Tennessee Technological University
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#365ArtJournal: Go with the Flow
“You don't think your way into a new kind of living.  You live your way into a new kind of thinking.”  ― Henri J.M. Nouwen Going with the Flow and my current flow is slow and steady. Today's art journal page is inspired by Tammy's second watercolor workshop...
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Carl Sagan's 1980s documentary series introduced a generation to astronomy. Seth MacFarlane took the bold move to help remake a show many said could never be recreated, writes Nicola Davis
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Just Checking In
“Muddy water, let stand, becomes clear.” ― Laozi Thought I would check in here since it has been a while since I last posted. Right now my focus is on finally getting over this winter's sickness.  I unfortunately don't have energy for much. These beauties b...
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My Dailies: A Week of Prepped Pages
Each weekend I enjoy some time prepping pages in my daily journal for the coming week. Instead of coming to a blank page this prompts my often scattered mind with where to begin.  I remembered to make a short video of this weeks pages after they where prepp...
Each weekend I enjoy some time prepping pages in my daily journal for the coming week. Instead of coming to a blank page this prompts my often scattered mind with where to begin.  I remembered to make a short video of thi...
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#365ArtJournal: Purple
I love color, all color. Still some colors in your palette tend to be your accent colors. Purple is one of those for me.  When looking at color choices for a material or supply, I usually have purple but I felt I was perhaps a bit lacking. For example, I kn...
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Spring Fever
Still working on a complete cure but I am back to the watercolors which is hopeful. I hope you are enjoying every bit of Spring that you can. I know I am. 
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Our baby fruit tree is growing up...
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#365ArtJournal: Glue Book Wk 1
"Glue-booking a page is a visual for my dreams  and my  realities  — allowing a page to become a wish map, a collection of words, an art-full expression of a vent — or simply tangible proof of art-full processing." - Teresa Robinson material used include pa...
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My Dailies: Week 10
Here's a look at last week's finished pages. It gives me a chance to practice with the new camera. I am using a new journal for March. It is a composition journal that I took apart and put back together with a variety of papers. As I prep pages for the upco...
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Watercolor Play
February closed out with me getting sick again but fear not! Rest and painting have me on the road to recover or watercolor addition. I'm okay with either.  I have been having some serious fun with the first of two workshops currently offered at Daisy Yello...
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Wife, mother and artist, sharing my passions for art journaling, bookbinding and mail art. 
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    Fine Art, 1997
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layered teardrops. This is a cut & paste piece that I've been working on for over a year -- I can't manage to finish it, but I can't manage