Wednesday, 16 June 2010

Day 3

Woah, almost missed this one (England time, its only 45 minutes till day 4 starts :P)
To tell you the honest truth, I struggled with this prompt. Not with who I would write about, but how to draw them. I did about a gazillion sketches of use together in different styles. Then I scrapped that idea and did a cartoon picture of her next to some writing. I didn't like that, so I kept trying. I almost gave up. But I didnt want to fail myself by not completing the challenge. So then I added some lined paper which I sewed around, and then I drew some simple paint by numbers inspired flowers which I coloured in felt tip. Hoorah! Finally, I was pleased with it :) So happy I didnt go with the design before which I very almost did. I love this page now, it is so simple but lovely :) The flowers represent my twin sister perfectly, because she is so beautiful and elegant. Not that she thinks so, but she is :)
If we work through our bad patches, when we feel like throwing in the towel, or that our mojo just isnt working, battle through. Dont give up.


  1. It looks great! The 30 day journal challenge sounds pretty interesting! I shall have to look it up! :)

    Agree with you on working through the bad patches too, it makes me appreciate it a whole lot more, when things turn out how I want them to!

  2. what a great idea, and I love this page, very genuine!!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog, nice to "meet" you!!

  3. oohhh your journal is filled with such great images already! so very inspiring! im joining the challenge late so hopefully ill catch up! =)