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Lillian Connelly
Works at It's A Dome Life: Where Art and Family Collide
Lives in New Mexico
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Humorous post about compassion #1000Speak  
A post about compassion for The #1000 Speak Campaign? Easy Peasy! I’m so full of compassion that I’ve got compassion coming out of my compassion. I totally care about the suffering of others….and not even just when their suffering causes my suffering. Like how I’m so full of compassion about the challenges of being a …
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Nice job! I love the berries. Really nice use of color too. Plus, I totally want to eat these cupcakes!
No. 24 / The Carmen Miranda Watercolor, Paper size 12" x 9" (Image 8.25" x 5.25") Price: $24.00 plus tax and shipping ($2.30) for List Members Remember Carmen Miranda? She was the beautiful Brazilian bombshell  who made the ...
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Thank you Lillian and Nadir!
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Oh! I wish I could go!
 
Alcohol Ink Class at CraftMania in Auburn
Date: January 24th, Saturday Time: 1-3pm Scene: Tree on Tile Cost $30   Alcohol Ink Painting - A 9x18" Tile will be provided  Experience the joy of painting with alcohol inks on tile -unparalleled color, spontaneity, and vibrancy. No experience is required....
Date: January 24th, Saturday Time: 1-3pm Scene: Tree on Tile Cost $30   Alcohol Ink Painting - A 9x18" Tile will be provided  Experience the joy of painting with alcohol inks on tile -unparalleled color...
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These look really cool!
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This is a good idea.
 
This Cheap And Easy Cat Shelter Can Help Save Homeless Kitties Lives This Winter http://th3pictures.com/r/2xMSl
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Great shelter. You can also make one out of a cooler here: http://www.sandysandyart.com/p/ideal.html
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Order your necklaces by the 19th and still get them for Christmas!
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Excellent contribution to #1000Speak #compassion
Compassion is a choice. a #1000Speak post.
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Interesting points on branding what should just be a universal experience.
Irony / paradox / inanity: I recently got into a Twitter tiff with a meditator over my sharing an article about the exorbitant fees associated with learning Transcendental Meditation®. The article ...
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Love this!
 
Polar Bear Craft for Kids

A little 3D effect makes this adorable!

http://handsonaswegrow.com/polar-bear-craft/

#kbn   #parenting   #wintercrafts   #kidscrafts   #polarbear  
This polar bear craft is more than adorable. It uses a torn paper technique to strengthen fine motor skills in preschoolers. A great extension to stories.
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I think this is gorgeous! I am trying to surrender more too, but it is so difficult! I tend to want to control things. This January I am trying to be a much more intuitive painter. It looks like you are off to a great start!

I decided at the beginning of the challenge that I would share a few blog posts each day with my Facebook fans to help promote other artists. Would it be OK to share this one?
"There is a bit of insanity in dancing  that does everybody a great deal of good."  ~ Edwin Denby "A Beautiful Night For A Moon Dance" 8 x 10" Alcohol Inks on Tile Board email: sandy@sandysandy.com for purchase info...
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Nice to meet you too! I can't wait to see what you paint during the rest of the challenge.
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Fellow 30 in 30 participant. Love this use of color!
Be That Way This is the first of 30 paintings I am making this month as part of Leslie Saeta's '30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge." My focus is Fish.....
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I love the colors too!
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A little #christmas #humor in #poetry form...
Twas the night before the night before Christmas, when all through the house, the mother was scurrying like a frantic little mouse.
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Water media painter specializing in animals and flowers.
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  • It's A Dome Life: Where Art and Family Collide
    Artist and Blogger, 2010 - present
    Writer, artist, and creator of It's A Dome Life.
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Where art and family collide.
Introduction
I am a mother moonlighting as an artist and entertaining you with stories about how I somehow, sometimes, hold it all together. We live in a Geodesic dome in Southern New Mexico. My family is quirky in all of the good ways. Want to know more? Check out the blog: It's A Dome Life.

Do you like art jewelry and paintings, but really don't want to hear about all of the family stuff? You might want to just head straight over to my Etsy shop: Dome Life Studios.

My art is just one big, messy experiment. I'm fond of trying out new techniques and new mediums. The thing I love the most is color.


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I sometimes make people laugh. Usually at me, sometimes with me.
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New Mexico
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Connecticut - Virginia - Maryland
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An Interview with Blogger, Lillian Connelly of “It’s a Dome Life“
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Thanks for taking the time to chat with SIW. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your blog. Lillian : Thank you for inviting me to your

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on ...
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How to "glean profound insight into most of what has driven the history of the western world." In December of 2011, Neil deGrasse Tyson -

Day One of 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge
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Be That Way This is the first of 30 paintings I am making this month as part of Leslie Saeta's '30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge." My focus

Why PASSION Can Be A Mis-direct
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How many times have you heard 'Follow Your Passion'? And, how many times have you thought, even felt, like somehow, you're 'Passion' must be

Life’s turning points
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Have you ever thought about how different your life might be had you taken a different route, a different job, chosen a different country to

Seth's Blog: The sophistication of truth
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A common form of complexity is the sophistication of fear. Long words when short ones will do. Fancy clothes to keep the riffraff out and to

The End of a Marriage - Stop Me If I Told You This...
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Gone is the idea that you know where you are headed, that you know who your friends are, that you know who you are. To get divorced is to fe

20 Things I Could Not Care Less About- And You Shouldn’t Either
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This is my list of 20 'Things' I could not care less about if you held a gun to my head- and you shouldn't either(which I am submitting in a

The Pursuit of Normal: Not so super, but still a hero
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“Chaos” is the word I'd choose to describe every summer, Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter vacation. Oh, and let's not forget 3 day weekend

The Animated Woman: Epic #toonswag at #BlogHer14.
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I went to BlogHer14 and toonswagged 12 people. It was EPIC.

My Father The Sociopath
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This is a post that I thought I might never write. I still haven't committed to writing it well- or in entirety. We'll see...I know that eve

The Definitive Manifesto for Handling Haters: Anne Lamott on Priorities ...
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"What if you wake up some day, and you're 65... and you were just so strung out on perfectionism and people-pleasing that you forgot to have

Cancer | A Blogger and a Father
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Talking about modern fatherhood, and featuring the voices of involved, active dads

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A parenting community for imperfect parents.

Introducing Lillian Connelly
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Lillian Connelly of Domes Life Studios "Dome Life Studios: Where Art and Family Collide. This is what it looks like to write, paint and moth

My Craft Assistant
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MyCraftAssistant.com offers virtual administrative assistance to Etsy crafters like you!

DeBie Hive: What Love Is...
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Ahhhh, Valentine's Day. The day that we are told is filled with promises of exquisite jewelry, bouquets of extravagant flowers, wining and d

Kelley MacDonald's Daily Paintings
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Sometimes I think we all need an Angel of Mercy. She's little, but she's mighty. Thanks to this 30 Painting Challenge, I literally have Ange