Category: Challenges

Fiber Artists San Antonio (FASA) 43rd Annual Juried Fiber Art Exhibition by Hastypearl

    Fiber Artists San Antonio (FASA) 43rd Annual Juried Fiber Art Exhibition by Hastypearl Welcome friend! I thought I would give you a little tour of a special event held in October, 2017. FASA’s mission is to promote fiber as an art form, through education, exhibitions, and also  charitable and cultural activities. I would […]

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Hastypearl and Art on 8th in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Hastypearl and Art on 8th in Glenwood Springs, Colorado by Hastypearl Welcome to the Official start of Fall for all of you here in the Northern Hemisphere and for the rest of the world, you are happily headed towards warmer days. Isn’t it wonderful how different all of our home locations are and yet, we still […]

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Life Done in Inches and Seconds, Instead of Miles and Hours by Hastypearl

Life Done in Inches and Seconds, Instead of Miles and Hours by Hastypearl Hi All ! Thanks for stopping by Hastypearl ! I don’t know what its like where you live, but it’s HOT in Texas. Why it seems remarkable after living here for my WHOLE LIFE, I’m not sure : ) It still comes […]

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Art Call Submissions, Continued… by Hastypearl

  Art Call Submissions, Continued… by Hastypearl Hey You ! Happy Dog Days of Summer, for You in the northern hemisphere. In Texas, that means it’s HOT…REALLY HOT! It’s the kind of hot that tends to drive us inside, to do things that won’t make us melt. For me, August has been about getting ready […]

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On ” Rejection ” ( Of Your Art, Or Anything) by Hastypearl

On ” Rejection ” (Of Your Art, Or Anything) by Hastypearl I recently read an excellent piece called, Thoughts On Rejection, written by Brainard Carey. He is someone that I listen to/read, often. I ultimately sent Brainards’ piece to two people that I care about, as they had both just experienced job “Rejections”. There are […]

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5 Steps To Transferring An Image Using Shipping Tape Hastypearl

5 Steps To Transferring An Image Using Shipping Tape Hastypearl Don’t you think the idea of Transferring An Image, is magical ? For some reason it always has been for me. I guess because it’s not a perfect art, so the wonder of seeing if it’s going to work, holds me. : ) Well, I […]

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Hastypearl Art Studio ReArrange; Ahhh, Room To Breathe! by Hastypearl

Art Studio ReArrange; Ahhh, Room To Breathe! by Hastypearl Are You a Furniture Hog, like me ?! Yep, I’m a sucker for Turn of the Last Century, Golden Oak. It’s in a sales slump say the antique dealers. Seems that the millinneals are looking for Mid Century decor. Yeah, the kind of stuff that I […]

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Simplify; Lessons Learned From a Sweet Wren, Mixed Media Assemblage, June The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl

Simpify; Lessons Learned From a Sweet Wren, Mixed Media Assemblage, June The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl Whew! That was a LONG title! I had a lot to say and covered some real ground ; ) This months The Sustainable Souls Project topic is also a mouthful. It is Carbon Footprint, Simplify, Reduce Consumption and Self […]

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I’m A Rock Nerd. There, I Said It ;) Hastypearl

  I’m A Rock Nerd. There, I Said It 😉 Hastypearl Ok. I can’t help it. I love rocks. We pick them up everywhere. We ship them home. It’s true! I got that idea from my SIL. There’s something about the colors and the specificity to a region, a memory, a feeling…and they’re FREE! (Well, […]

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Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl and The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl

Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl and The Sustainable Souls Project Hastypearl Welcome, All! It’s a great day to have you along, as I am presenting my Handmade Recycled Paper Bowl, as my May Art for The Sustainable Souls Project. The theme this month is, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle. I’ve had my engines revved for this one, and […]

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