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Thursday, February 12, 2009


title, originally uploaded by sapphire252.

Congratulations to PATRICIA ROSE from
www.patriciarose-apotpourriof.blogspot.com and HIPPIEDOG, from

These two are the winners of my contribution to the ONE WORLD ONE HEART Blog Giveaway. They have both received my Creative Lettering Class.

Thank you for all of your support!

Friday, February 06, 2009

Joining the Campaign for Creativity!

Live Life Inspired. Dream With Possibility! Donna Downey

"believe in your creative potential,

enjoy the creative process,
try something new,
explore new possibilities,
but most of all believe."

I have joined Donna Downey's Campaign for Creativity, encouraging embracing my creative potential and letting it free to guide my art...I encourage you to visit Donna's blog, so that you will be inspired too, and so you can see all the other artists who have joined the cause!

Monday, February 02, 2009

New ATCs!

If you want to see the titles of each atc, move your mouse over the card.


flaw, originally uploaded by sapphire252.

My entry for Illustration Friday. Fun with some new copic marker colours.

Sunday, February 01, 2009



This is my first time participating in the world-wide blog giveaway, One World One Heart, hosted by Lisa “Oceandreamer” Swifka.

To win the prize, all you have to do is leave a comment ON THIS POST only, with your name and email address and you'll be signed up. Then, your name will be put into the hat for a chance to win. The prize? The lucky winner will receive one CREATIVE LETTERING: Letter Formation and Basic Embellishments class, valued at $20. If we go over 100 comments, I will give away a second class!

Please be sure there is a way for me to contact you if I draw your name. I will be making the draw on February 12th and will contact the winner(s) at that time.