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Friday, November 17, 2017

Hi Everyone!
Hope you're all well!
I thought I would share, what I see "basically" every morning, if I'm watching. It all starts when I feed my "pets". Yes, I call my birds, squirrels and chipmunks my pets. They know when it's breakfast! I tap the bird feeders and put out my pans of seeds and nuts for them.
I didn't get pictures of the ravens or chickadees this morning, but they were there!

Warning tones of photosπŸ˜€ (click on the pics to make them bigger)
"Breakfast" They all start to rush in!
If they don't share, they get yelled at! Seriously, I do. I slap my hands and say hey, be nice, if I see them fighting or not sharing. So far, they listen to me!




The nuthatches and sparrows were at the feeders.
"Mr. Cardinal" was posing for me.
I think he was trying to figure out which bird feeder to go to! LOL!
"Thanks Mom Stacy"
I did manage to finish two paintings.
I did a similar one, to the one I gave for the Auction.
"First Snow" (6" x 6")
"Ancient Whispers Echo, By The Light Of Silent Stars" (8" x 10")
Just to let you know, the Christmas cards turned out great, but they over lapped the images in the printing process!! So they are being reprinted!!

Big Hugs πŸ˜€

Monday, November 13, 2017

Hi Everyone! Hope you're all well! The snow came and went. We have green grass again, but I'm sure the snow will be coming again soon and staying this time!

I completed going through the box and I'm happy to say, all the products were in tip top shape! No complaints! It was a long process, but I'm glad I did it right away. Then, over two nights, I took pictures and got everything in my store. So, I'm all done for now! LOL!

Remember this painting?
"Energy"
Well, it is linked with the one in my banner. During the time I was creating "Energy", I was outside one day, from doing fall clean up. I had the radio on and sat down. A song came on the radio. At this time, I didn't realize it was a "dance remix" of a song. Well, the last few words put me almost into a meditative trance. I kept hearing over and over, "It's Your Time To Rise". I ran inside trying to find out where this song came from, but couldn't. All I could think about, was the energy I got from this song, that's why I called this painting, "Energy". It was like a calling to me.

I don't know about you, but I believe in signs. When I heard this song, it was like a kick in the butt for me. Lots of change is going on in my life and sometimes that can be scary. But, if you don't take that chance, you never know, right?

So, I started my next painting, thinking about this song again!
I heard it again when I was driving one day, but I still couldn't get the information on it! Then, one more time, when I was outside, I finally heard the guy on the radio say it was a dance remix, and I found out where the song came from!

So, I went on youtube and located it! I didn't realize this song was about one of our Canadian Olympian's, Jessica Phoenix.
This is the "real" song, not the remix. I had to share it. I think it's a great message for us all!

Next in the painting.
The finished painting.
"It's Your Time To Rise"
Big Hugs πŸ˜€

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Hi Everyone!
Hope you're all well!
How come everything always happens at once? LOL! Everything is going well, it just seems sometimes I'm running around!
We are suppose to get our first snow fall tomorrow! The temperature sure has changed!
Thank you for the input about the cards! They have been ordered!

The new painting in my banner, I'll be making a post about soon.

Now, guess what arrived today??
The journals and tote bags came in!!
I'm going through everything very carefully! I'm getting a headache!! LOL! But, it needs to be done.
This is what I will be doing for the next few days!
I'll be around soon to say hi!
Big Hugs πŸ˜ƒ

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Hi Everyone
Hope you're all well!
Do you remember this painting?
It's finished!
"Our Winter Love" (8" x 10" canvas)
Many of you were saying, this would be a great Christmas/Holiday card.
So, if I do it, this would be the front. Unfortunately, a lot is cut off around the card.
Or I have the option, of shrinking down the image, for everything to show, but then there would be a white edge? I'm thinking of shrinking it down. This would be the image you would see, shrunk down, with white around it.
Which do you prefer?

I would leave the inside blank. I think it would be better this way, because everyone has something different they would like to say. Do you agree?

This would be at the very back of the card. I thought instead of just saying "MagicLoveCrow".  I would have one of my paintings as well. So this image would be in the middle of the back of the card.
The card would be 5" x 7" and would come with an envelope.

What do you think????
Big Hugs πŸ˜€

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Hi Everyone! Hope you're all well!
Happy November!
No, this is not my cat, and it's not snowing, but I just loved this image so much, I had to share it!

The winner of "Tender Hearts" is Louise from Fundy Blue πŸ˜€ Congrats Louise! E-mail me your address please!

I did finish a painting called, "The First Snow". This is the first time, I have donated a painting for a charity. I'm not sure how many art pieces they have collected, but they did want 50. All money goes to help send children to art camps and classes. From November 16th to the 29th, the art pieces are hung in the public library, then there will be an auction closing party at Brothers Brewing Company on Nov. 30th. I am hoping to go to that! They will be actually showing the auction live on the internet, so people can bid on line too. I'm anxious and kind of nervous to see how much the painting goes for!
Here is the painting, "The First Snow", 9" x 12".
A close up. 
After it's over, I'll share how everything goes.

Remember this painting?
This is where I'm at now. I'm almost finished!
Big Hugs 😁

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Happy Halloween!
Hope everyone is well! It's nice and cool here!
I just came back from visiting my Grandpa at the cemetery. I left some apples and had a nice visit.
Whatever you're doing today, tonight, have fun!!!
I just want to let you know, the wind was getting in my eyes, when I was trying to smile. I had to tell you that, because I look drunk! LOL! 
Big Hugs πŸ˜€
(I forgot to tell you, my e-mail has been acting up! I hope everything gets straightened up tomorrow!)

Friday, October 27, 2017

Hi Everyone
Hope you're all doing well!
I want to welcome you to Magaly's October's Heart-Bits, blog party. The topic is simple, Love is Love is Love..... and Words. "Write about the art, that you are happiest to create."

My love of creating art, came through my connection with the love of my crows.

A little story to share with you.

I don't know when,
I don't know why,
All I did, was look into the sky.

Their "Caw" called to me.
Their eyes looked into my soul.

I always say, it happened at a young age. A very young age.

The Children of The Sky, called to me.

A true store to tell. We were traveling far away.
I walked out of a store. My mom, at the car, looking up. As I reached her, she stated, did you not see? What? I responded. 3, I counted 3. They weren't even flying, they were circling your head, as if they were floating, (gliding),  in the air. Since that day, my mom "believes" in our connection.

Then, one snowy day, near Christmas, I went into hospital. I didn't know what was going to happen, but I was at peace. Our journeys through life, take us in so many directions! I wasn't meant to leave Mother Earth, yet. As I started to come out of everything, I looked at my mom and said, I'm suppose to create. Paint My Crows. Questioning everything, because I am not professionally trained, I settled down and started to believe. That's when the birth of my crows and my art, started.

"My first painting"
It was sold on Ebay. Sometimes I wish I had of kept it, but then I think, he was meant to fly to a new home, to inspire me to keep going.
My name, "MagicLoveCrow", was not birthed till September 2009. The way I am "known" now.

For this special blog party, I did create a piece to giveaway.
"Tender Hearts" (4" x 4")
As always, if you want to enter the giveaway, just say, you want the painting in your comment! The winner will be announced on November 1st!
Thanks Magaly for this special blog party!
Big Hugs πŸ˜€

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Hey Everyone!
Hope you're all well!
It's been awhile since my last post!
This past Monday, 16th, I did a large order for my bags and books! Hopefully will have everything in two weeks! For those of you who were asking for more baby crows, I played around with a design and made a new one. I actually, put it in the order too!
With this bag, there are 3 different baby crows. These are the sides.
And, on the inside is another different baby crow!
This is the notebook.
Front
Back (This baby is actually the one inside of the tote bag)
First page
I couldn't get the images to fit properly in the smaller size notebook, so it will only becoming in the larger size.

I did manage to get one painting finished.
Do you remember this?
It's finished!
"Angel Of Crows" (8" x 8")
And, do you remember this painting?
This is where I'm at now!
And, I just wanted to give a shout out to this pasta, that was recommended to me. For those of you who want a more healthier choice for pasta. It's made out of Green Pea Flour, that's it! I had it today. Yes, you can taste the "green peas", but with a regular tomato sauce, it was good!
I'm not getting paid to advertise this. I just wanted to share. I know so many of us, are trying to eat healthier!
Big Hugs 😁