Thursday, July 2, 2009

Mad Skilz

I wanted to share the result of my hard work on my birthday at Fired Up! in Fort Walton Beach. Although I had a blast painting pottery with Eric & Kim, I have to say that I'm not too impressed with the staff. The first girl that was there had her boyfriend with her & although I didn't mind her, but the guy was very annoying & they spent the whole time talking/fighting. The other chick that came in later was just plain rude & wanted everyone to know how much she didn't want to be there, which the same could be said about the chick that I picked up my stuff from. But, there was a weird couple & two chicks that made for some very entertaining ease-dropping while we painted :o) Enjoy!!

Here is my AWESOME Honu, I used 2 different speckled paints for his shell & I was thrilled with how well his eyes turned out! ***it is a TURTLE, not a frog***


Here is a new bowl for Koa, even though it's not perfect, it was definitely a labor of love...at least I know he could care less what he eats out of :o)


back-side view


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I'll continue to be absent from the blogging world until I take the NCLEX on July 10th. Please keep me in your prayers that day, I'll need all the strength, serenity, & help I can get!!
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When I joined blogger I met an amazing Army wife named Jeannie. She has such a bright shining personality & has brought some much needed pick-me-ups by sending me these special cards...I swear she knew just how much I needed them!



You'll never guess that she just started making cards this year :o)Please check out her site & her amazing talent!!

8 comments:

Kristina P. said...

I just bought 4 cards from Jeannie and they are SOOO cute!

As is your frog. Good thoughts coming your way!

Michelle said...

I love the frog AND the bowl!! Soooo cute.

Michelle said...

Okay, I know I said frog, but I meant turtle. hahahahaha. I does not look like frog. I promise. lol. A thousand pardons!!

Wendyburd1 said...

I Love your painted pottery!! I have only done it once and LOVED it, I will have to take a pic of my giant teacup and saucer soon. I want to go back it was so fun! It was actually one of the things I was hoping I could maybe do on my birthday but everyone is closed for almost everything on the 4th!!

Queenie Jeannie said...

Well just look at crafty YOU!!! Ohmygosh those pieces so rock!!! LOVE THEM!! You gots talent my love!!!!

And thanks for the shoutout, silly woman!

You will ACE those tests!!! I know it! You are Army Strong!!!!!!!

WELLS FAMILY said...

I am completely impressed with your Mad Skilz! Stick people are about the extent of my artistic abilities so you rock!

SO said...

Cute frog and dog bowl! Love them. And those cards are adorable! I'll have to check out her site.

Good luck with the tests. You'll rock them I'm sure.

STILLMAGNOLIA said...

Good luck on the test. I love the frog and bowl. I too have cards from Jeannie...aren't they grand.