Comment by Suzanne Vadnais Monson on October 12, 2012 at 3:06pm

I love all of your different ideas for this Halloween theme Maureen!

Comment by Wendy Patterson on October 20, 2012 at 8:13pm
Do you sell ur work?
Comment by kip franks on October 20, 2012 at 10:02pm

Great trading cards.  I see you've been having fun. 

Comment by maureen on October 21, 2012 at 9:49am

Wendy, Generally no I do not.   I create for the pleasure of it. I have at times sold jewelry that I make but it became to much of I have to make to sell and it took a lot of the enjoyment out of it for me.For example if I knew I had a show coming up I would be creating like crazy to make enough to have a good amount to bring. People would always want pieces but maybe in a different color ( I don't really like making made to order items but I always feel that I  compelled to oblige)  it really takes the enjoyment out of it for me. I love to create but I hate being a sales person! Years ago I used to craft and paint handmade wood items and sell them but like I said I hated that part of it. As for the Artist trading cards you see above ,I love to trade with other Artist. I find it very rewarding to share art with other artist's and I enjoy having my collection of miniature  art from all over the world. Any time you would like a trade I'm up for it!

Comment by maureen on October 21, 2012 at 9:50am

Kip, Thank you, I really am having a blast with this theme. I still keep getting more and more ideas!

Comment by Nelson Failing on October 21, 2012 at 10:31pm

ok gf, throw some of dem ideas my way huh?....hit a roadblock again...jus cant seem to get myself back in the mood of drawing or crafts for that matter....hmmmmmm.....

Comment by Sara Contevita on October 21, 2012 at 10:40pm

I love all the cards! I am inspired to get some Halloween art going!!!!!

Comment by kip franks on October 22, 2012 at 11:00am

I say if you keep having ideas, just go with it.  It's doin you good. Kip

Comment by maureen on October 22, 2012 at 9:15pm

Thank you Sara, The colors are a great inspiration!

Comment by maureen on October 22, 2012 at 9:23pm

Nelson My friend there you are!!!!! Nelson I'm glad you are ok. I hope you get through your block . It was your bride of Frankenstein that inspired me to do Halloween atc's.  You should do some steam punk girls in your style they would be great! Good luck Nelson!

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