|June 1 - Create a Cover or Introduction Page|
|June 2 - Set Goals for the Challenge|
|June 3 - Create an acrostic with my name|
|June 4: Journal inspired by the weather outside. |
Having retired from the day to day running of Gas Lamp Players, I have happily discovered another world -- the world of art blogs and challenges -- and am excited to participate in a new challenge from Janel at Run With Scissors. It's 30 days of prompts for your art journal. Because I came to the party late, I did days 1 - 4 between yesterday and today. So here they are. Because my journaling tends to be personal and pretty private, I am going to add journaling to today's page after scanning it. It was pouring this morning when I started working on this page. It's been raining on and off since yesterday, and it's supposed to be like this all week. Sometimes I feel cozy when it's raining, but days of grey can get depressing. So it's good to remind myself that behind the grey clouds are blue sky. The sun is still shining -- I just can't see it at the moment.
This is such a good life lesson - even when you're going through a rough patch, the beauty of life is all around you. Sometimes it's just beyond your awareness -- but hang in there. Here's the message in song from a cabaret performance of Annie that Gas Lamp Players put on last year: