Positive Quotes, Some Art

Sketch Rabbits“Drag your thoughts away from your troubles…
by the ears, by the heels,
or any other way you can manage it.”
~Mark Twain

Sketch Play - Golden Retriever

Sketch Play – Golden Retriever

10-20-13  You’ve probably noticed that my Posts have been few and far between.  Yes, I am on the roller coaster of life, but I still try to keep the lines of creative communication open in small ways.
How?  Well, my novel progresses with charts of plot ideas, collected from everywhere my mind travels, and kept safe.  And, with art, I am working on a small watercolor, another design illustration, painting just a few strokes each day.  It should be finished next week.

Girl in a Straw Hat - sketchbook page

Girl in a Straw Hat – sketchbook page

“With the new day
comes new strength and new thoughts.”
~Eleanor Roosevelt


P.S.  The quotes came from a “Best Thoughts” paper project that was featured by The Toymaker,  a few years ago.   Marilyn’s a friend of mine and I want to give credit where credit is due.
If you are looking for gifts for young people, check out her site:   http://www.thetoymaker.com


About Wings of Wonder

Linda Ruddy is a creative and she works in a variety of materials including pencils, paints, paper, porcelain and fabric. Her current projects involve hand-sewn bookbinding, children's book illustrating, and writing. In 2010, two of her paintings were published in the Saddleback College literary magazine, The Wall. In the past, she has received recognition for painting and doll making. Linda lives in California with her husband and family pet. Her new blog can be found at:www.wingsofwonder.worpress.com Please visit often to see how the site develops. Following the muse, Linda Ruddy
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Positive Quotes, Some Art

  1. marilynscottwaters says:

    Glad to see your post. They always are a spot of sunshine in my inbox. (And thanks for the shoutout. 🙂

    Your paintings are lovely! Hugs, M

  2. As always, I love your sketches! I hope things calm down for you soon. Take care and keep painting. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s