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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Random Acts Of Kindness

This week I have been truly blessed with "Random Acts of Kindness". Yesterday the postie left me a parcel from a very lovely lady Joy from Bundaberg. Joy knows I love to draw and look what was inside...
A lovely tin of pencils (all grades) and a great sketch book. Joy has made be a gorgeous bag to carry them in as well. They fit in perfectly so I can take them with me whenever I want to. Thank you so much Joy. You are kindness itself. If we had more people like Joy in the world it would be a much better place xxx
On the subject of drawing I have been doing a little. Are you ever looking for a quilt label to stitch for that special quilt or handmade Christmas gift? Well I know I am and so I decided to draw a series of  8. I will always have them at hand then.....there a couple of Christmas ones, stitching ones and ones  to use for any occassion....want a peek at the drawings?
  I hope to have the drawings ready in a little packet along with the Bears Alphabet very soon.
What do you think?
Ok I am off to unwrap my new pencils and smell that brand new paper...weird I know but hey I like weird!
Please be kind to one another as it really does have the power to lift others up.
Namaste and Blessings,
Michelle xxx

17 comments:

  1. What a kind and joyful gift! And so perfectly suited to you. Your labels look very cute. I have no artistic talent, so I love seeing what others can do.

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  2. What a thoughtful gift from Joy. The labels look great-- lovely idea.

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  3. What a great idea for the labels. I know you have to do one but am always lacking the inspiration. What a lovely gift.

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  4. Hi Michelle that is so special for Joy to do that and you deserve a lovely surprise,love your drawings the labels are very cute,Namaste my friend.xx

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  5. What a thoughtful gift! Nothing wrong with weird.....I love the smell of timber when it is being worked, especially when it's been made into new musical instruments.

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  6. You're sure a lucky girl! Such a sweet surprise. Love your labels.

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  7. What a lovely gift from Joy. Your little tags are very sweet Michelle - perfect for any occasion

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  8. What a kind thing for Joy to do. Bet it lifted your spirits.
    Labels look great. Looking forward to seeing them

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  9. I love the smell of new art supplies, and this may make me a sad individual but being the owner of a new notebook actually brings me a huge amount of joy too.

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  10. That is a very sweet gesture by Joy, she is a visually a fan of your work. No weirdness in enjoying the smell of new art supplies......or new books.....or new fabrics.......
    Love your labels, great idea.

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  11. lovely to get that special parcel.... and I do like the idea for the labels... well done you...
    Hugz

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  12. Hello Michelle,

    Joy's gift is so special. Yep, I love the smell of new books and paper. Give me a bookstore of new books any day! Enjoy sketching.
    Michelle, have you thought of getting someone to digitize your designs for machine embroidery???

    Happy days.
    Bev.

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  13. A beautiful gift for a beautiful and special lady.
    I am so looking forward to your Bear Calendar and the lovely Tags.
    Catch up soon. X Mon

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  14. Michelle - I love the labels. Great work. Can't wait for the pattern.

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  15. Beautiful gift Michelle, looking forward to the labels.

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  16. What a lovely, thoughtful gift!
    And you labels are a wonderful idea.

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