« day 4 {24} HOLIDAY inspirations 2011: merry bliss *flair tray | Main | day 6 {24} HOLIDAY inspirations 2011: {video} FREE Doodles Unleashed online workshop! »

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341d0b1d53ef015437f9a5f9970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference day 5 {24} HOLIDAY inspirations 2011: Desire to Inspire blog tour and giveaway!!:

Comments

Jean Rubman

I'm in Florida on vacation from the cold northeast, sitting in front of a window viewing the vast, blue ocean, relentless in it's surge to the shore..Upon walking on the beach yesterday,I was inspired by the tiny sandpipers, scuttling along the sand,oblivious to the interlopers around them, unafraid, unabashed and fearless, dogged in their pursuit.

Katie

My children are what inspire me. They are so excited this year about Christmas and getting to make things for the people that they love.

Rita Ackerman

Yesterday I picked up a copy of the new Sew Somerset. Last night before I went to sleep I browsed through it and read a few articles. This morning as I was writing my "morning pages" all these ideas came to me. Not the projects in the magazine but my own ideas that fermented overnight from the pictures in the magazine. It always helps to "sleep on it."

Lisa Gallup

My inspiration, especially this time of year, is Jesus Christ.

annie!

Today, I'm inspired by all the wonderful yard sale treasures I found in the States while we were there last month. Woo Hoo!!!

Lissa Smith

Today I am inspired by the rain falling on the mounds of amber leaves in my back yard and by the display of my son's plastic woodland animals on the bay window sill.

Jan

Today I am inspired by the warm sun pouring in the window as I work.

Laura Burlingame-Lee

I'm inspired today by my little girl's creativity and love of drawing. She teaches me to be unafraid and to let loose - she's a wonderful inspiration!!

Terrie -Creative Explorer

Today I'm inspired by Jane Davies and her face drawing technique shared on her blog (http://janedavies-collagejourneys.blogspot.com/2011/12/self-portrait-experiments.html ). Since I don't really draw, I'm so inspired to try her technique for a self portrait.

Colleen Kent

Today I am inspired by Todd, the fellow who is, at this moment, laying new tile in our formerly carpeted library. He's working so hard and it's looking so pretty it makes me want to make something nice, too!

kira

Fantastic! I had the pleasure of meeting and corresponding with Christine years ago, and this book just screams HER, ya know?

Maggie M

Today, your blog has inspired me to stop procrastinating and start creating art! I'm inspired by the bright colors on your blog and that you so effortlessly let your creativity flow. Thanks Traci

Rosanne

The wonderful colours of the world that begin as basic blue inspire me....a turquoise ocean, a clear western winter sky, a much-loved blue and green quilt.....the colour of my husband's eyes.

Kelly

My Nana inspires me. She is 95 and still lives independently. Nana stays active, has lots of friends, is always thinking of others and never complains! She is the strongest woman I know and I appreciate every second that I get to spend with her. She is wonderful!

Barbara I.

When I go on walks in the morning I like to pray and think about the day. As I walk through my neighborhood I am amazed by how many ideas come to my mind related to my art. I carry a mini (4.5" X 3.25") composition book with me and write down any thoughts that come to me. This keeps me organized and also captures my ideas so I won't forget!

Wendy

My boyfriend is inspiring me today. He's an art teacher in the midst of assessing final student drawing projects and art journals. Throughout the day, he sends text photos of student work. He is an amazing man, an amazing teacher, and his influence is clear in the student art work!

Jacque

Today I am inspired by some art materials...paints, inks, papers...that I just rediscovered in my messy studio storage area! I haven't used them for awhile and they are calling to me. I am always inspired by all of the beautiful colors of paint.

Adriann

Today I am inspired by Tim Coffey. I love the way he looks at life and how he's able to translate it through daily illustrations on his blog. A wonderful giveaway!!!

Erin

Today I am inspired by an Artist's Date" with local artisan Sandra. She offers her home on a weekly basis for women who want to create. She leads the sessions and the excitement and enthusiasm is contagious.
Thank you for this wonderful opportunity.
Erin

Pam in Ann Arbor, Michigan

What is inspiring me most today--besides everything I see, hear and smell =) I have my first teaching gig scheduled for mid-January and I'm over-the-top thrilled about this opportunity, AND nervous as all get out about it. Perfect beginning topic, though: art journaling!! Thanks for the chance at this inspirational collection!

Barbskoog

Is it dorky or self-indulgent to say that I inspire myself today? I'm just coming off a wonderful show at a gallery where my work was featured alongside some really talented artists and I am so inspired by the reception my work received. It has given me a shot, a boost, in the motivation department and I can hardly wait to get started on implementing ideas!

Lagene

Today I am inspired by the frost clinging to the newly bard oak branches surrounding my home.

wanda

LISTENING...with all that i GOT given to me! xo

Amanda St.Clair

What's inspiring me today is all the lovely Christmas decorations I see everywhere. It's making me look forward to some downtime at Christmastime.

Lindsay

What inspired me today: flowers in the garden which are still blooming. Writing in my journal, the little xmas lights and candles in the house, working with the dream team on our next online full moon dreaming, music I never listened too before... :)

The comments to this entry are closed.

traci bautista photo
Follow Me on Facebook Follow Me on Pinterest Follow Me on twitter Follow Me on Instagram Follow Me on Youtube Follow my blog

pre-order printmaking unleashed

pre-order printmaking unleashed
Doodles Unleashed companion site

2014 teaching schedule
2014 events + workshops
JAN art.journal.PLAY{e-course}
JAN CHA mega show {anaheim, ca}
JUN int'l quilt festival {chicago, IL}
AUG art unraveled {phoenix,az}
AUG printmaking unleashed LIVE {e-course}
>>>>>>
If you would like me to teach at your store or event, contact me!

printmaking unleashed LIVE
Printmaking Unleashed LIVE workshops
art journal PLAY
art journal PLAY live stream workshops
treiCdesigns DIGITALS website
graffiti GLAM art stamps

2013 retreat

digitalCANVAS e-course

artJOURNALING daily {holiday LOVE}

online workshops

Life Book 2014

online workshops

artJOURNALING daily

tutorials

videos

handmade art JOURNALS

get my blog posts delivered to your inbox! enter your email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

subscribe to my monthly email newsletter
Email:

.creative partners.

  • traci bautista for StencilGirl
  • traci bautista for ILTC
  • golden
Blog powered by Typepad
Member since 11/2003
Related Posts with Thumbnails

.PR + disclosure.

  • unless otherwise stated all content, images and texts are my own. please do not use anything without permission or without noting its origins on your blog or website. if you pin any images from this site please include the original source/photo credit. for more details please read the disclaimer.

    thank you for being part of my creative journey!