Misty Granade

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Take January

You may remember in November that we had a hot water tank leak here at the Granade Casa. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas we went back and forth with our insurance…

Weekly Recap: December 25-31, 2016

Sunday, December 25, 2016, 358/366 Christmas day with a manger scene in my Season of Gifts book.   Monday, December 26, 2016, 359/366 Reminder to pay attention to the basics….

2016 Goal Recap

It’s that time of year when I revisit what I’ve accomplished in the past 365 days. Goal setting is something I started four years ago when I began my “Make Something…

Weekly Recap: December 18-24, 2016

Sunday, December 18, 2016, 351/366 Thinking about Aleppo and justice.   Monday, December 19, 2016, 352/366 Christmas present work.   Tueesday, December 20, 2016, 353/366 Emergency Christmas gift.   Wednesday,…

Weekly Recap: December 11-17, 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 344/366 Working in my Season of Gifts journal. Here’s the gift of time.   Monday, December 12, 2016, 345/366 This is the North American Traveling Art…

Weekly Recap: December 4-10, 2016

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 337/366 I’ve got a pretty big backlog of college/mixed media pieces going on now. I like batch gluing like this and then I can pull from…

Weekly Recap: November 27-December 3, 2017

Sunday, November 27, 2016, 330/366 Busy day settling back into our routine after a week away. My greatest creative endeavor was soup. Monday, November 28, 2016, 331/366 It is a…

In Process

How’s your December to-do list? If it’s like mine it is bonkers straight on down to ridiculous. In addition to all of the usual holiday shenanigans, we also had a…

Weekly Recap: November 20-26, 2016

Thanksgiving week always takes my family to the beach. We meet up with my husband’s family and it is a time of rest and fellowship. I work with a limited…

Get Messy Creative Team 2017

Remember last week when I talked about disappointment? So what I couldn’t tell you was that I had good news to share as well. It’s official as of Monday, I…

Weekly Recap: November 13-19, 2016

Sunday, November 13, 2016, 316/366 Working on this shawl again. I think I can finish it in another couple of sittings. Monday, November 14, 2016, 317/366 Started a new commissioned…

Dealing with Disappointment

Back in the summer a friend of mine pointed out a grant she was thinking of applying for with the Sustainable Arts Foundation. I had just finished the block of…

Weekly Recap: November 6-12, 2016

Sunday, November 6, 2016, 310/366 A little peek into the way these things work for me. I collage in batches and then once it’s dry paint. Then wait for that…

Spells Journal with Vanessa

One of my favorite parts about the Get Messy Community is the people I’ve met. Vanessa of Dans Mon Crane is one of those awesome people. We were chatting online…

I’m in a Magazine!

Well, er, my work will be. If you’d like to support the production of The Earth Issue of The Archive Collective check it out here. For 2o British Pounds you…