Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Been blogging forever it seems

Journals from our bicycle tour of Western Europe in the 70's. I was pretty faithful about writing (and sketching). The above is from Holland. I wonder why I felt it was so necessary to keep track of it. The newness of it. My reaction. A Spanish circle dance in jeans. Journals and art help me to understand the mystery of who I really really am.

Art tells us who we are, how we feel. How can we ever move ahead if we don't have that knowledge?
Doris Shadbolt

7 comments:

  1. and we were all young once upon a time...

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  2. Anonymous11:23 pm

    i love this
    and your archives.
    i'm always happy to run into artists who have that history visible.

    it's inspiring.

    you're inspiring.
    keep blogging for like forever!

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  3. and isnt it lovely to read back through those journals and remember...
    I love knowing all of those things about you.

    Jacky xox

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  4. journaling was/is important practice. are you making marks with thread these days, oh and pixels?

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  5. It's lovely to get to know you a bit better!
    xo,
    J

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  6. Hi Judy,

    do you know what it says in Dutch at the bottom of your last picture? Perhaps you know.
    It says: all life insurances.
    It goes so well with what you wrote on that piece of paper!

    Sandra (the Netherlands)

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Thank you for taking the time to connect. Much appreciated.xx