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Monday, May 3, 2010

Ya gotta start somewhere....

This is my first entry for "Creative Tuesday" hosted by Hot Toast and Jam.
The theme is "Pure Imagination"...
All entries had to be either drawn or put together in collage form.
No that means no poetry for you, Rene. Ack!
I was a little reluctant to enter because...well, what do I know from drawing?
I had a bit of trouble just starting the thing, as I wanted to come up with a drawing that would complement my skill level, ( absolute doodlin' beginner), yet still get the point across without being too lame.
So I began to think "inside of the box"...

And sooo...she said cringing and closing her eyes

Thanks Mr. Toast for ever so slightly nudging me to just have fun and submit something.
Me draw pretty one day :)

I invite you all to join Creative Tuesday at Hot Toast and Jam, click the link at the top of the page for details.
Just have fun....
Peace ~ Rene


  1. very nice. we love our crayons around here...

  2. I can't draw a stick figure well, Lady Rene...
    I think you done good creative there. "Unlimited possibilities", indeed!!!

  3. creative indeed!
    Happy Tuesday!

  4. "I had a bit of trouble just starting the thing, as I wanted to come up with a drawing that would complement my skill level, ( absolute doodlin' beginner),"
    --Heehee. Love that. This is so clever Rene. you should pat your self on the back. I have to laugh how you managed to add some words in here anyway, which is fine. I think that motto is completely apropos actually.

    You know I am always amazed how people see themselves so far short of their doodlin' skills. We all have to start somewhere and I've watch all of us grow along the way. you already have a great start. Keep it up, check back on the montage sometime tomorrow and sing up for the next theme. Hmmm...what will it be? :)

    Ok, posting this to my sidebar now. Thanks again! :)

  5. What a fine job, Rene! It has everything: art, hope, humility, cleverness, ingenuity. What more could you ask for?

  6. Welcome Rene to CT. I can't draw a lick. I paint with acrylics and watercolors. I bet you could do anything if you get into the spirit of just having fun. I have done somethings that surprised myself. Great job.

  7. well what can fire the imagination more than crayons! You did a great job Rene, looking forward to your next contribution.

  8. I love your idea of imagination. What would our lives be without color. Welcome to Creative Tuesdays : )

  9. Hey, I'm so glad you are joining in! It's great fun. Love your certainly have a knack for the details...really nice drawing!

  10. Thank you everyone for your kind looking at the other contributots work I feel like I'm playing a kazoo in the symphony.

    Peace ~ Rene

  11. I think you are terrific, Rene! You have just discovered a hidden talent!! This is lovely! Can't wait to see what else you come up with! ~Janine XO

  12. i like it

    how many possibilities was that ?

  13. just some thoughts...

    a solar spoonful
    a cloudfull
    a centipede's stockings worth.

    Peace ~ Rene

  14. ...Look how many imaginations were first sparked with a box of these...

    Great take on this theme !

  15. Rene,
    So glad that you are joining Mr. Toast's Creative Tuesdays! Welcome. LOVE your first piece. It may not seem like much to you, but to me, it DEFINITELY brings to heart immediately that childlike heart feelings....dreaming....and believing I can do anything! :)

  16. sweet drawing, I hope enjoying drawing and Creative Tuesday


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