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I can't even tell you how rejuvenated my soul is after attending these retreats. Art and Soul was a first for me but I'm sure with Portland being so close by I'll be back for more. I wasn't as great with the photo documentation thingy but I was sure good at arting late night and enjoying time with my art buddy Janne! Reno's workshop was fantastic. Surprisingly his technique didn't feel that off the wall to me. Sure it was different than any style I'd ever done on my own before. But I found it really exciting to have someone...

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Headed to Portland in the morning for Art and Soul! Excited to see my buddy Janne who's traveled from Norway to teach at the event. Planning on dinner and sight seeing in P'town tomorrow night then of course some late night journaling with Janne. And Friday I'll be attending the infamous Jesse Reno's "Freedom to Create" all day workshop. Wish me luck. I hear you need it, Reno's known for breaking away from the norm with his unique technique and even uniquer style! Here's a Brave Art interview with Reno in his Portland Studio....   [youtube 9bae11yYx9Q] I'll make sure my camera...

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Working on that 33 things before I turn 34 list! I can check off no. 2 off the list- we took the kids to the Seattle Zoo this past Saturday. I love looking at animals...wish it weren't in a zoo setting but hey I'll take what I can get. Here are some pictures I got playing around with the hubs different lens' (he's like going to the zoo with a specialty camera shop!) AND I'll be able to check no. 20 off the list....because I'm officially registered for Art & Soul 2011!!! Yay! A road trip to Portland staying with...

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