"Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself."
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Wednesday, March 18, 2009

I Make Stuff.....

~* Altered Canvas, made 3.6.09 as a "craft room-warming" gift for a friend! *~

I make stuff. I love to make stuff. I especially love to make stuff with paper and ink and stamps and paint. As this post shows, I have an entire room dedicated to the stuff I use to make, well, stuff. It is my art. It is how I create. I know there are some that would look on my art with their nose in the air thinking that the stuff I make could never qualify as art. And hey, let's face it, what I am creating is not necessarily museum worthy or anything. I don't care. I just like to make stuff. I am not happy unless I am able to create something nearly every day, no matter how small. It doesn't even matter if I finish. If I can look down and see my fingers smudged with a bit of ink or paint then I have gone to my happy place that day!

3 comments:

Amy said...

Kristen - I love your creations! YOu should do a tutorial for some of your stuff on your blog! :) Amy

Terri and Bob said...

You make awesome stuff. I always feel lucky when something comes to me that you have made!

Tammy said...

Ahhhhh, your "stuff" IS art, baby girl!

Keep on creating!