GRATITUDE - things that we take for granted, someone else is praying for. - page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro
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The things you take for granted someone else is praying for

Most often than not, our busy lives prevent us from looking around at the little things that bring us joy. Being in a continuous state of disatisfaction and disappointment is what keeps us blindfolded from not seeing what’s right in front of our eyes: life ain’t that bad. Things are not that dramatic as they …

The Quoted Pages - Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature - Gerard De Nerval - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro
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The Quoted pages – Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature

Today I stumbled upon a card illustrating blooming poppies. I said to myself that those would make a fine collage in my journal. I cut a few blooming poppies and a few poppy bods to match them together, and glue them down on the page, leaving some space for lettering. I misaligned the word “blossoming” …

The quoted pages - She smelled of SUN and daisies with a hint of river water - by Cristina Parus @creativemag.ro
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The Quoted pages – She smelled of SUN and daisies with a hint of river water

Today I went back to faces. I took advantage of the extra time I had when my baby was asleep, and painted this face. I’m still using “fast” art supplies – those that can be used anywhere, anytime, and are fast-drying, since I don’t have time to wait for the paint to dry before I …

ENTHUSIASM is the stream that drives the engine -- Napoleon Hill - - quoted pages by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro
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The Quoted Pages – ENTHUSIASM is the stream that drives the engine

  Although I like drawing faces, my journal pages are sometimes just filed with random drawings of flowers, leaves or simply circles, like the one today. I was struggling with the desire to draw a face, when I decided to go for this simple circling surrounded by leaves, if I may call those leaves. And …