16 October 2009

One more post

In between bragging about my shiny boy and my friend Luthien and my house cleaning, I forgot to mention MY accomplishments this weekend.  Not all of the whopping $215 I made this past weekend was from bookmarkers (and 2 necklaces) I also sold this painting 

and this Frida, who I almost didn’t take with me, 1002354 because people around here just don’t understand.  Happily, the lovely Joanne, from JP Interior Design, bought it for her new B&B.  Isn’t that wonderful?

Thank you so very much Joanne!

 

Just as wonderful, her sister Valerie commissioned me to do a piece for her.  So much better than Penn State bar stools, or flowered walls, this is a portrait of Frida!  Could my muse and I be more happy? I couldn’t. I hope Frida is on board.

Thank you Valerie! 

I will be working on this for the next week at least.

I am awe-struck by those of you who can paint so quickly. 

I guess I suffer from…some disease.

Most likely ‘interruptive family’

I don’t have health insurance, but that’s OK…

I’m not sure I want a cure…

Ciao, Lisa

PS. I have so much fun reading and commenting to you all…your blogs are fun with a capital yum!

7 comments:

  1. wowee!!! congratulations on the massive sales!!! that's just so cool :)) is so rewarding when someone buys your product isn't it ... it's like being appreciated :))

    "I am awe-struck by those of you who can paint so quickly" ... YO!! me too! :))

    thanks again for the mention! you are such a sweetie :)) hehehe :)) MUAX!!

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  2. Rats! I was going to buy the girl on the pumpkin but was waiting for my paypal account to plump up a bit. I procrastinate too much:)
    Glad she found a good home though.
    I know what you mean about 'people around here don't understand'. I think a lot of my art would cause brows around here to crinkle a bit! LOL
    But WE totally get it, don't we? Yeah!
    Have a great weekend and happy painting!
    Darla♥

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  3. Congrats on the sales!!! I can't wait to be able to hear your son sing somehow! You've had a great week!! xo

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  4. Lisa that I SO wonderful that you had all those sales! Congratulations my dear :)

    I have been away for a bit so I need to see what I missed on your Blog!

    LuLu~*xoxo

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  5. Congratulations! they are both beautiful!!!

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  6. Lisa,
    Isn't it the most awesome thing to create something that speaks to others to the extent they are willing to PAY MONEY for it??!!

    I don't know if you remember, but I am Joyce's daughter and we ran into each other at the health food store in Annville last summer.

    I am adding you to my blog list. You rock.

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