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Yesterday was spent printing cards ready to take down to Art Space today, a job that always takes ages because the printer is not that fast and then labels have to be added, envelopes, wraps and finally price labels.
I also managed to work on the two canvases for our 'Black & White' themed window exhibition, which opens on 18 May 2009. They are so much fun - blogging has influenced the evolution of these canvases, especially the decorative nature of various blog backgrounds and the methodology of so many talented, diverse makers - resulting in a mix of collage, charcoal, screen printing and paint work. There's still some way to go and I'm hoping that they turn out OK!


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  1. Card are looking good..... Loved the fluidity in the diptych of previous post. x

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  3. The cards are gorgeous - will have to pop down and get me some!! Carolyn x

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  4. Lesley, I wanted to thank you for visiting my blog recently and to let you know that I have marked yours as a "favorite" for me to visit. I love your work and find you very inspiring.

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  5. hi, saw you'd been to my blog and done the following thing (don't understand) but hadn't commented so nipped to see yours - and what beautiful pictures, I love them, really sensuous and lazy (good) great colour and languid. and generally just gorgeous.

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  6. Wonderful comments, thanks. Will be returning to all of your fascinating blogs.

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