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So I know all mother’s think their kids are talented, but seriously!!! This is fantastic!!! They ONLY thing I helped her with was the highlights in the hair. I think it’s AMAZING! You be the judge.

And while I’m tooting horns … here is a Bird on A Branch (in  water color) by yours truly “Mama Picasso” LOL. 🙂

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So after my first attempt at drawing (see Flamingo post) I took a trip to Michaels Arts & Crafts store to pick up real art supplies. No more crayons for me. I bought a sketch pad, oil pastels, water color, an assortment of brushes, and a pad for water colors. It turns out, my 6 year old daughter Olivia is quite the talent as well. Here is her portrait of me. A water color masterpiece!!!


At Olivia’s request for a peacock, here’s my second attempt at art. This time I used oil pastels instead of crayons. Slightly infantile but still … I’m pleased. 🙂


I love my new hobby. Another activity I can enjoy with my daughter while spending quality time with her! I’ll try my hand at water color next.

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Felt like drawing! One thing led to another, and this “work of art” is what came out of my daughter’s request for a drawing of her favorite bird …


It came out really good. I’m just as shocked as you are! Now she wants me draw her a peacock!!! Wish me luck. 🙂

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