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JoAnnA Pierotti
USA
Born To Create
Interests: Love to design my own style of pieces using vintage finds. Take me to a flea market and I'm in my element. Surround me with precious friends, and I'm in heaven.
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I regularly update on Facebook but realize some family and friends out there are not on FB so I will try my best to update here on my blog as I walk this journey. This picture above is me just... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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This picture was me, eightish years ago. It was the beginning of my cancer journey. November 8th, 2006 was the day I was told I had stage 3 breast cancer. For many mornings following, I awoke each day followed by... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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16 Projects with 8 Instructors. Two workshops uploaded each day starting November 1st through the 8th. All workshops will be available for six months thereafter!! Once you register and purchase the workshops, supply lists will be availabe so you can... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Paper Clay Snowlady In just a couple more days, October 15th, registration opens for "The Magic of Christmas". It will be a fun online experience, creating special holiday gifts or decor for yourself. ENCHANTING HOLIDAY GIFT BOXES I have been... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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My plan was to take this year off from teaching in person, but when Ann asked me to come up to her new place in Benicia, California, I couldn't say no. I adore Ann, her husband Mark and all the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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For the last few years, I had my schedule jammed packed with teaching gigs. Loved every minute of it but it took a toll on me. I realized I forgot how to be an artist. I have forgotten how to... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Lately I have been really into doodling with a purpose. It is very addicting. I've shared a few of these on Facebook, and some have wanted to know how I do it. It's very simple. Thought I'd give a little... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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I was so thrilled to visit with my dear friend, Pamela Huntington's in Connecticut last fall. Not only is Pamela enchanting, but also are all the great things that surround her at home. I am sure it has taken a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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(Please note: None of these photos are of my paintings. I found them beautiful and wanted to feature them in my post) It has been so long since I have blogged. Okay, so now it's 2014. I am going to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2014 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Yesterday, Ron and I decided to take a Sunday drive up to Jerome, Arizona, about an hour and half from our home. I've been curious about this town for some time. I know now where I'll take my friends when... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Just returned from a wonderful ten day trip to New York City and Connecticut with my long time girlfriend, Cathleen (Cathy to me). Together, we walked a lot of miles taking in everything we could. We started our journey off... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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When life brings me tears and a broken heart, I pull out my paints. There is something about moving them around with a brush that comforts me. I've been doing that for several days now. I enjoy the process of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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It was a long time coming, meeting up with my dear friend, Nellie Wortman. It had been five years since we have been able to hang together. Nellie traveled from Michigan, I from Arizona, and met up at a wonderful... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Your words are perfect Nellie. Just what I needed to hear right now. I'm lacking courage at the moment but I know I'll find it again. Thank you for sharing this and of course, your book is amazing. Love you.
Toggle Commented Jul 19, 2013 on courage at Early Morning Thoughts
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Congrats to Robin!! You won the giveaway by Mavazi Natural Skin Care. Hope you love it as much as I do!!! Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Willow and I are happy to announce a giveaway for our favorite product, Muvazi Natural Skin Care. I've been using it for a couple of months and I really do love it. Willow likes it too, as she tries to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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I purchased this wall hanging several months ago and still have not hung it up yet. Today is the day! Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Sometimes someone is the "fifth wheel" Some stand out in a crowd! One may loose their head! There are times when some are lonely. Having a best friend makes life better! Especially when they also see life in black, white... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Jun 13, 2013
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Artwork by Seth Apter Last week, Seth Apter, "The Altered Page" put out a call for bloggers to dig through old posts and re-share. Well, the other night I decided to start looking back, thirteen years worth. I found myself... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
click to enlarge I was invited to submit two pieces for an art show at the "Little City Studio & Gallery" in Amador City. I used a vintage teapot that I rusted first. I collaged it with old style German... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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My new workshop offered at Little Bird Creations in New York City this coming September. This piece started off in brand new crispy white fibers of cottons and silks. With what I like to call, sloppy hand sewing, the pieces... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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May 31st will mark my two year anniversary since joining Jenny Craig. (note: I'm wearing the blouse I just made - see prior post) Every week for two years now I go to Jenny and hop on this scale. Sometimes... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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Recently, my friend, Seth Apter posted a very interesting read for me. I had just purchased a simple sewing pattern. It had been years since I've sewn from a pattern. Still fresh in my memory was remembering how much I... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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the meaning of Facade: " a superficial appearance or artificial appearance or effect. my mission in life has been to be exactly opposite of this. that's my heart's desire. i want to be true to me and to others but... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2013 at JoAnnA Pierotti
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