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« on: August 21, 2013 07:19:04 PM »

So while stuck in the hospital after having my cancer removed and in pain I started to go stir crazy for not having any art to do. I was not planning on staying when I went to the ER so I had not brought ANYTHING to do. So I made do with whatever came my way, which wasn't much. I ended up painting with my grape juice (I don't like it.) and my Jello. So with some juice and jello I painted my breakfast menu and a scrounged ballpoint pen doodled whatever I "saw".  I really like the doodles I came up with.....so this is my cancer awareness art....I plan on making more....but hopefully not with whatever lacking materials I can find in the hospital.... Wink


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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2013 11:37:02 PM »

Well done. You are a true exponent of "Art is where you find it".  I love your little doodles and hope you are on the mend now and pain free.
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2013 06:26:41 AM »

Now there's creativity and artistic drive!   Cheesy  I hope you're feeling better, Erin!

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« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2013 06:07:28 PM »

real artists work with what they're given  Wink  hope you are feeling better and can get to some pencils and watercolors soon!!
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« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2013 07:10:38 PM »

This is so awesome, Erin, that's why you inspire me every day!  Kiss

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« Reply #5 on: September 05, 2013 07:01:12 PM »

thank you so much for all of the wonderful and kind comments!  It makes me feel happy and much more empowered to keep pushing through with my art no matter how tired or bad I may feel through my up coming chemo and radiation treatments....

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