“And above all,
watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you,
because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places.
Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”
― Roald Dahl

Friday, November 5, 2010

Great news!

My studio has been included in Cloth Paper Scissors magazine!
It's in the Studio Vignettes section. I'm so excited!

I've also been given a triple blog award from Jennifer at Confessions of a kitchen witch.
Thank you Jennifer!
I'm supposed to award 15 other blogs (which I will do by email) and I have to list seven things about myself...
1.I cannot remember a time when I didn't have a sketch book with me.
2.I have two daughters, one is 19 and the other is 3.
3.I can eat raw mushrooms like they're popcorn.
4.If it's shiny I want it...but I don't own any diamond jewelry.
5.I have to read before I fall asleep.
6.I love Stephen King.
7.I have a tendency to over-gift sometimes:)
Ok this is my great news for today...hope you have a wonderful day too:)


  1. a BIG Congratulations to you! wonderful news. I'll have to buy the magazine to see the whole thing, that is so exciting!!! I'm so happy for you!

  2. Yay..Congratulations..fabulous news..how exciting you are in the magazine..wow!

  3. WooHoo ~ Congratulations on your magazine feature! You should be very proud of yourself! The little tidbits your shared about yourself are interesting ~ it's always nice to learn more about our blogging friends. Have a great weekend!

  4. Congratulations! How exciting! Good to know I'm not alone in craziness: I have two daughters, too. One is about to be 6 and the other 22! Crazy huh?
    Again, congrats!

  5. Oh my goodness!!!!! Congratulations to you!!! That is amazing news. :) And congrats your blog award, by the way. Theresa :) PS I love Iron & Wine, too.

  6. Oh Jill,
    This is so SUPER exciting!!! Congratulations!!! I know it is one of the biggest thrills in life--wow!!! I'm so happy for you--you go girl!!!

  7. Oh congrats on your feature. That is very exciting! I tend to overgift too. Why is that? Maybe we can start a support group, ha!


  8. CONGRATULATIONS MARFI!!!!! You rock!!!!! :) :) :)


  9. What wonderful news!!! How ultra exciting to be published!!!

    Hope you are flooded with a sea of new visitors and future Blog Friends :)

  10. Congrats congrats to you my sweet friend! I am so proud of you! I have to read before I go to sleep too. I actually eat popcorn like its popcorn..and I love to over-gift! Hugs to you!

  11. Oh Marfi, this is great news! I must pick up the mag. You are one special gal!

    About this song....we cried silly for such a long long time when we lost our Elly ( our big fat house cat) to this song ...it seemed forever...Beautiful!

    Annabelle ~^..^~

  12. ~how exciting...and very much well deserved!! congrats on both!! i l♥ve mushrooms both raw and cooked...oh so yummy! wishing you a wonderful weekend ahead...much l♥ve and light upon you and yorus always~

  13. OH SOO HAPPY FOR YOU MY NEW FRIEND!! You must be flying around the room with those wings of yours!!!

    I would LOVE to see pictures of the trailer your husband bought for you....keep me updated on your remodeling progress! I am excited for you! I will meet you in my gypsy caravan and we can exchange remodeling adventures!!!

    Have a great day luv!!

  14. woo-hoo!!! Biggest CONGRATS :) When I get an issue, I'll be sure to check it out!

  15. That's fantastic news! Congratulations on the magazine and your blog award...and thankyou so much for stopping by my little blog and leaving such lovely words x

  16. I've still been doing the happy dance for you all day!!!

  17. I'm back trying again. This time to say Congratulations. What an honor to be published AND what an honor for winning a triple award!

  18. Add my congratulations! I am stopping by from Eleni's Birthday at a Pink Dreamer! Happy Birthday to our Enchanted Pink Dreamer Eleni, Please drop by my Birthday Present at Here's My Birthday Piece!

  19. Congratulations on being included in the magazine. I'll have to check it out and look for your photo.


  20. That is so exciting. Do they have it on line for us to look at your studio? I've tried to find it there but couldn't,,lol

  21. Oh congratulations, that's wonderful news! Isn't being published just the best, definitely inspired the happy dance!


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