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Creativity, Muses and a Way to Initiate Creative Flow

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In 2007 I began a journey to rediscover drawing. I drew a face each day that year…I called them the Daily Muse and documented the process on Cre8Tiva’s Blog. Here is what I wrote about them in July of 2007:
My muses are so named so because they inspire me to think or speak meditatively; to [...]

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Don’t Deny the World Your Gifts by Doubting Them

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“Never again will someone be made like you. Do not deny the world your gifts by doubting them.” ~The Daily Love
A post by Kelly Lynn Adams on Life Gloss today really rocked my socks!!! I am so hard on myself. I can give Doubting Thomas a run for his money any day. Especially of late [...]

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Sunrise Walk Scrapbook Page Layout

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I am playing in Scrappy Sunday by Paper Craft Planet. Scrappy Sunday is a Scrapbook Sketch Group where members are challenged to complete at least 4 layouts each month, often with a few “Bonus” challenges thrown in. Each Month you can check in for a quick “Overview” of the challenges with links to the weekly [...]

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Birthday Hat & Designer Jeans for Addison’s Birthday

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My sweet grandddaughter is 1 year old tomorrow!!! I love that sweet baby girl! I am on my way to the party. I, of course, had to make her something special for her 1st birthday celebration…here it is:
I designed the fabric, the hat pattern and an outfit to match!!! I will share how and I [...]

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OWOH Winner(s) of PhotoShop Designer e-Course

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So it seems,
in my comments,
that I had 2 #24s!
SO the only fair thing is
to award them both a class!!!
SO CONGRATS to you Both!!!
See there are even more winners below!!!

the GIVEAWAY…
A seat in one of my ever so popular PhotoShop Mixed Media Explorations classes…Your Choice!!! From creating textures to restoring old photos to digital painting…you can [...]

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New Digital Paintings

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Here are some new mixed media works of art from Rebecca E. Parsons…
created as samples for her ongoing PhotoShop e-courses

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Digital Painting Student Art Exhibit Opens

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Creative Compass Magazine presents
PhotoShop Designer 2 Student Art Exhibit
Our World-Our View
Cre8tive Compass Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its January 2011 student art exhibition is now online on Creative Compass dot com. The theme for the  exhibition is “Our World-Our View”.
The PhotoShop Designer 2 Mixed Media Explorations e-course taught by Rebecca E. Parsons [...]

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Free PhotoShop Texture Pack Cre8Tive Bistro

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Grand Opening
Cre8Tive Bistro – PhotoShop Goodies

Included in this pack are 5 textures in low-res JPEG format. They are 1000 pixels square. Peacock One is also available in high-res format for $2. These are for personal use only by Creative Commons.
Buy Now for $2

Every Tuesday there will be a new high-res Texture [...]

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PhotoShop Textures & Backgrounds Starts Tomorrow…Come Join the Fun!!!

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If you want to create art like this…

or this…

or even this…

you need to take this class!!
PhotoShop Designer 3

Textures & Backgrounds
it only $128 for 8 Lessons…12 Videos…PDF Workbook
No experience necessary-a chance to get your feet wet in PhotoShop
Come join the fun – Sign Up Today
Click here for more details and to register

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Make Your Own Art History Pioneer Woman…

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My philosophy has always been: when everyone is headed in one direction…turn and go the other way for that is where true genius, growth and creativity lies…go forth with wild abandon pioneer woman….make your own art history!!!

After my early morning walk on the beach, I make a cup of jasmine tea and browse FaceBook and [...]

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Your Computer is a Great Creative Tool

If you are not currently using the computer as an art tool, you are missing out on a world of creativity! I use it every day to create digital paintings with my original artwork, doodles and photographs. I can show you how to use it too…below is a recent digital painting for the [...]

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Somerset Digital Studio Submission

I am way excited this morning. Yesterday I saw an issue of Somerset Digital Studio. I was smitten, but also was led to submit some of my artwork. My spirit was screaming at me that I should be in there…so this morning bright and early before I went to the beach, I submitted one of [...]

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Freebies & Giveaways During October

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I am in a Halloween mood celebrating the 1 year anniversary of my radio show Artistically Speaking…so there will be Tricks and Treats all month. I am going to create some great fun art to give away. Please spread the word!!!
To kick off the Month o’ Tricks & Treats, I have a special Halloween party [...]

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New WordPress 3.0…Coaching Available

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I love what I do and I trust that it shows…Watch the video to see what’s new with WordPress 3.0…more at the end of this post…

WordPresss Experts
In the past few years, I have guided many artisans and indie entrepreneurs through the installation, set-up and customization of their WordPress websites and blogs with my [...]

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