Shortly after my most successful sale, I discovered I was pregnant! Needless to say we were pleasantly surprised and excited about the arrival of our daughter. However, I was concerned that working with the enamels would harm the baby, I quit making art and focused my energy on preparations for our daughter's birth.
As most first time moms, I was unrealistic as to what I could accomplish once the baby arrived. Priorities instantly changed and my ambitions to continue working on my art became less important. Fast forward to now, I am gaining my creativity back and getting inspired to put myself back "out there". The kiln will get fired up again. In the meantime, crocheting has provided the creative outlet I need. I can work on it just about anywhere and I can work in short spurts as they are available to me.
|Scarf in autumnal tones, acrylic|