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Lauralyn S
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A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline. Harvey MacKay
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline. Harvey MacKay

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Studio Sneak Peak
This is a sneak peek of what awaits me on my table top this morning.  I like to leave something out that is in process and I (think I) KNOW what I am doing next.  That enables me to just get to work when I have time in the studio again, however brief.  Thes...
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Studio Sunday
Today I fulfilled a long-time desire.  I set up an encaustic station in my home studio.  Pictured below is what's on my griddle!  If you come to my house, you are NOT getting pancakes.  What you see in the photo is unmelted wax beads with Damar resin. When ...
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"Bloom" Sells Opening Night
This 8"x8" mixed-media piece on gallery-wrapped canvas, sold during the opening reception of the Small Wonders exhibit at the Drawing Studio in Tucson, AZ.  The 'flower' is actually onion skins. I also used tea bags, rice paper, and tissue paper in the back...
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Opening Night Reception "Small Wonders" Exhibit
Quite a crowd opening night at the Drawing Studio's annual "Small Wonders" exhibit in Tucson, Arizona.  This is the 16th year for this exhibit showcasing the original work of local artists.  All of the art work is small (12"x12" or smaller).  The exhibit ru...
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FLATLINED
In 2004, I flat lined from a heart attack.   Had the paddle burns to prove it. Boy was I surprised when I woke up in intensive care after stent surgery. That brought me to physical therapy at UMC Hospital and my first experience with a recumbent indoor exer...
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Pedal the Petrified, A 60-mile ride Petrified Forest National Park, Holbrook , AZ
  I drove up from Tucson to participate in Northland Pioneer College's "Pedal the Petrified" 60-mile bike ride to help raise money for student scholarships.  They also had a shorter version.               I stayed in this great RV park in Holbrook, AZ.  The...
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  I have so many projects going that I barely have room on my drafting table to work any more.     This is my new Moleskin planner - I decorated the cover.  My goal is to find more balance in my life and art in 2014! Stay tuned....more projects to be posted...
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First complete projected for the New Year!
I started this in 2013 for a friend and finally finished and delivered it yesterday.  It went through a lot of changes from the original concept .  I did love working with the mini canvases.  I would like to do more of those.  I also enjoyed making the hous...
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Miniature Book necklace and heart key
I made this sweet necklace for the book lovers out there.  Black ribbon and cord and a red miniature hand-made book dangles from red beads, with a small key that matches the lock on the book.  The lock is heart-shaped as well as the top of the key.  The boo...
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Ta Da! It is finished!
I finally finished my doodle of Madison's name!  I started it quite some time back and she saw it in my studio one day and said I should finish it.  She was six then, she is now seven.  So I finished it!  It started out strictly black and white with the red...
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