The Mad to Glad Tea Party

The Mad to Glad Tea Party

Welcome to the  Mad to Glad Tea Party 2016 These days there is so much to be mad about, sad about, absolutely devastated about. Wherever I look I see people questioning why… wondering how we got to this place…. wondering if the things they do matter… if they matter…. and they do. They do matter.  You matter.  …

Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

“Please come for tea” the March Hare says fixing his beautiful, shiny eyes upon you. How can you resist? Flowers blossoming in ways that are marvelous to behold. He hops along the path that leads to a most intriguing setting for tea.  He moves so fast he is almost transparent. Where did he go? Where …

Time to phone a friend – Self Care Saturday

Time to phone a friend – Self Care Saturday

I jumped the gun on Self Care Saturday this week and scheduled a call on Friday with dear friend and fiber artist, Cindi Huss. So when I sat down with my journal to do this week’s page, I was amazed to see two faces and two phones staring out of the paper at me. The …

Self Care Saturday

Self Care Saturday

I started this blog as a venue for my happiness. That includes family, art, travel, poetry, creativity, nature and intention. Life, however, interceded testing my resolve. In the scheme of things Life won quite a few of the skirmishes, but I did not give up. One thing I have heard over and over is that …

Dr. Seuss quote – Blog Challenge Day Two

Dr. Seuss quote – Blog Challenge Day Two

March 31 Day Blog Challenge sponsored by Artcademy http://theartcademy.com/march-blog-challenge/ Day Two It’s Dr. Seuss’s birthday! Share your favorite Dr. Seuss quote and ask your readers to do the same.  My favorite Dr. Seuss book is Oh, the Places You’ll Go! I decided to make an art journal page using the color scheme and theme of his …

Tea Party Rain Check

Tea Party Rain Check

It’s what?  Vanessa Valencia’s Mad Tea Party? http://afancifultwist.typepad.com Really?  Already?  Well then, I guess I’m swimming in it again.  I fear we’re late for the party.  Wouldn’t be the first time.  For all those hosting parties, we tip our hats to you. Thanks for all the wonderful posts for us to enjoy this year. If …