something new

 |  November 29, 2007

You know when you have a bazillion things to do, but instead of doing them you do something that is totally not important. That’s what I did today during Noah’s nap. I made a banner for my blog. See above. Not sure if I’m going to keep it or not. I kind of liked the boring white box that came with the blogger template. hmmm.

Tomorrow I will be heading over to Irwin’s to take down my paintings and hand over purchased paintings to their new owners. I am looking forward to meeting them. That’s the nice thing about hanging work in a place other than a gallery, I think. Although it’s nice to have the gallery take care of all the transactions and not have to bother with all the details. But meeting the people who connected so much with my work that they purchased it, is a detail that I look forward to.

Speaking of new~ I always like being introduced to new art blogs and am one to always click away when people post lists of links on their blogs. Not that I ever need to add another one to my huge bloglines subscription list. But here are a few that I really enjoy and that I have not listed before. There are always a few blogs that I always list when I am asked to, but for newness sake, here are, well, some new ones:

1. november moon
2. vivien b
3. joanie san chirico
4. manipelt
5. the altered page
6. alicia bock
7. blue tree art gallery
8. kj
9. blank canvas
10. sculptress studio



  1. by Sonya on November 30, 2007  1:44 am Reply

    Lovely new blog header - naptimes are precious things, I often find that I squander them. Thanks for the links, I visit Cathy's blog (Novembermoon) on a regular basis, but it is always nice to see some other ones.

  2. by d. on November 30, 2007  10:18 am Reply

    Love the new banner...keep it! :)

    Thanks for the links, too...I love seeing new to me blogs...


  3. by Joanie San Chirico on November 30, 2007  2:09 pm Reply

    I agree, great blog header! I'm in the process of doing mine over too, but it's a huge job because I want to totally re-do my website to go along with it!

    Anyway, lots of people visiting me today from your link and I appreciate it!

  4. by Joanie San Chirico on November 30, 2007  2:15 pm Reply

    Wait! just peeked at the other blogs you listed and they're awesome! Will have to spend time on each and every one, but later.... supposed to be working now.

  5. by bridgette on November 30, 2007  2:31 pm Reply

    Thanks Sonya, luckily noah was wiped out from our morning music class so he gave me a luxurious 2hour span to get a few other things done besides my blog banner!
    Thanks Dawn, I think I just need to get used to the banner. It looks so big!
    Your welcome Joanie. I love, love your work and am happy to spread the word.

  6. by thealteredpage on November 30, 2007  10:38 pm Reply

    Bridgette...thanks so much for including me in this list of links! It is so very much appreciated. Seth

  7. by vivien on December 1, 2007  6:02 pm Reply

    great new header :)

    and thanks for the mention :)

    and I'm the worst for picking the least urgent job as the one I want to tackle! :(

  8. by PaMdora on December 1, 2007  8:23 pm Reply

    Thanks for the links. Like the header too!

  9. by Kristin Saegaert on December 2, 2007  7:06 am Reply

    Definitely keep the banner! Love it - as I do all your work!

  10. by Anonymous on December 2, 2007  9:47 am Reply

    Thank you kindly for the mention. I always like to discover 'new to me' blogs - my list is growing daily. Like your new look too:) thanks again, Cathy november moon

  11. by bridgette on December 3, 2007  12:07 am Reply

    Hi Seth! You're welcome. I'm happy to share your amazing mixed media work with everyone else.

    Your welcome, vivien, and thanks about the header. I always enjoy your blog posts.

    Thank pam and kristen for your comments! I think I will be keeping the banner. :)

    Your welcome Cathy. I love your work!

  12. by on December 6, 2007  8:29 pm Reply

    The banner is wonderful Bridgette! Beautifully done1

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