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Pam is an artist & crafter passionate about pursing creativity and inspiring others to create.
Interests: art journaling,abstract painting,hand stitching,diy crafts,lettering,home decorating,gardening,blogging,creating
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Wow. June was a crazy month for me. I'm pretty sure if I counted the days, I was away from home for at least half of it, and that's a crazy crazy amount for this homebody! I'm glad all the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at pamgarrison
Hope your week is shaping up to be a bright and colorful one; I'm doings my part here in Palm Desert to keep color going strong ;). Xo! Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2015 at pamgarrison
thanks jenni! xop
Toggle Commented Jun 7, 2015 on Saturday greetings at pamgarrison
(ed: pardon the repost if this one comes up twice in your blog reader, I tried to get the photos full size the second time- still getting the hang of phone blogging!) A little something bright and happy in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2015 at pamgarrison
Hi there! Hope you are having a lovely weekend. I'm drawing flowers while riding shotgun. We're heading here: Where last visit I found this: And we'll try to find more to add to this collection: Trying to make the weekend... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2015 at pamgarrison
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2015 on Hello, hello! at pamgarrison
We'll shoot! Why are the photos sideways?! Anyone have a clue?
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2015 on Hello, hello! at pamgarrison
I'm here, still kicking (and getting a little kicked on occasion lately too ;). Life, it keeps coming at you, right? Beats the alternative as they say. I'm sitting in my car waiting for my son's third baseball game of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2015 at pamgarrison
I'm back from teaching art journaling at Donna Downey Studios. What a great studio, and yet another great group of creatives along for the three days of fun. Always appreciate being welcomed with open arms and a roomful of people... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at pamgarrison
Yay! Looking forward to it!! Xo
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2015 on art journaling pages in progress at pamgarrison
Thanks! I thought the same things when posting ;). Will do!
Toggle Commented Mar 7, 2015 on art journaling pages in progress at pamgarrison
What?!?! An art journaling post? Just when I'd been talking all quilts, all the time..... If you follow me on instagram, you know I still have quilts in progress to share...and I will! But today, as I continue to prep... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at pamgarrison
hi, and welcome to the blog ;) ahhh, how fun to live there, it really is so beautiful year round. I would miss it too- are you now in the mountains? the beach? Wherever you landed, hope you get to PS once in awhile for a getaway!
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on hello! at pamgarrison
thanks julie! one of these days for sure....and i look forward to seeing you and your cousin Lori again when there!
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on more art made at art retreat ps #3 at pamgarrison
thanks Lori! yes, i think saying no more often is hard to learn, for me anyway..i am crazy inspired by the Gee's Bend quilts and the women that make them. i hope you try a lap quilt!
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on a baby quilt gift at pamgarrison
xo. glad it arrived on a blue day. i can't wait to meet him!
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on a baby quilt gift at pamgarrison
Thanks! Yes, a thin batting also purchased at JoAnn's- I just picked what seemed the thinnest of all the battings offered.
Toggle Commented Mar 4, 2015 on a baby quilt gift at pamgarrison
Hey there! How goes it out there? I wish I had some good excuse for being away from the blog for so long, but the truth is, the speed with which time passes is befuddling me. It's crazy! Anyway, I'm... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at pamgarrison
I mentioned before that I took very limited art supplies to our little Art Retreat #3 in Palm Springs. Just some art journals and sketchbooks. It felt good to limit my supplies and spend less time sorting through them to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2015 at pamgarrison
There was a wait to be seated at breakfast since it was Modernism Week out in Palm Springs last weekend. No problemo...have wait, will sketch. We were on an Art Retreat after all. Waiting for the meal once seated is... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2015 at pamgarrison
While in Palm Springs, we popped into the Moorten Botanical Garden, a privately owned arboretum on the Moortens' residence estate. It's also called Desertland; a living museum of desert plants and crystals, rocks and fossils, established in 1938. The Moorten's... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2015 at pamgarrison
I'm back from a fun getaway to Palm Springs with the Moss sisters Mary Ann and Carol, and our 3rd annual Art Retreat. Every time I go to Palm Springs, I appreciate it more, and I love to try to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2015 at pamgarrison
First of all, thank you!!!! Thank you for all the quilt love on the last post. I love that I can count on readers to understand where I'm coming from on whatever creative journey I embark on. I so appreciate... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at pamgarrison
Hello! How are you? Wow, I've not reported in here for so long, having fallen head first down a great big quilting rabbit hole tunnel. I say tunnel because, true to my usual, I couldn't just work on ONE, that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2015 at pamgarrison
I met friends Amy and Jenny for dinner and a movie last week for a belated celebration of my late December birthday. We've done it for a few years now, and always have fun eating, catching up, and seeing whatever... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2015 at pamgarrison