Monday, February 2, 2009

Cactus Monday (#21)

An ATC I made yesterday evening. I was nice creating something again. For Cactus Monday I have enough inspiration around the house. My wonderful new cactus I got from Marja and Sjimmie always around when something is happening. Een ATC die ik gisteren gemaakt heb. Fijn om weer even iets te maken. Voor cactus maandag heb ik genoeg inspiratie in huis. Mijn mooie cactus van Marja en Sjimmie altijd present als er iets gebeurt. Happy Cactus Monday!


  1. Happy cactusmonday to you all.
    Beautiful ATC Marianne .
    Big Hug

  2. Oh, how pretty, Marianne! Love the shading. Sjimmie is always a willing model! Such a sweet sugar kitty!!! Happy Cactus Monday!

  3. Oh yes, I remember how Sjimmie mouthed the cactus when you brought it home. I hope he has made friends with it. I love this sketch. Happy Cactus Monday.

  4. Marianne, I have been thinking of you so very much over the weekend. I hope you are slowly takes time, I know.

    This is a great painting and I am sure getting into your creative groove is a big help to you.

    I have something for you over at my blog, so stop by and pick it up when you can.

    Have a Lovely Day!

  5. Oh gosh, I would have recognized Sjimmie anywhere--those eyes. This is SO adorable and wonderful Mariannne.

    Give Sjim a hug from his auntie and tell him HCM!!

  6. Cute Sjimmie and a special cactus pot.
    Just so beautiful!

  7. Love how you incorporated your cat into this ATC. Very sweet! Thanks for sharing.

  8. so baie mooi. en daardie liewe sjimmie geniet die cactus. hcm cactuteer.

  9. I'm glad you're feeling better enough to create your wonderful art again. I know this has been a hard few weeks for you and your family.
    Sweet little painting Marianne!
    Happy Cactus Monday :)

  10. Just love how you captured "the moment" and the varied use of textures and patterns. It has energy, live and movement... HCM

    There's a Cactus give-a-way today at Flying Colors today :-)

  11. So sweet and tender...Nice capture of your cactus pot...Happy Cactus Monday Marianne...continued love and good thoughts to you...

  12. hi marianne!
    oh i love this atc. the combination of the line work and softness of the colors are just inspired!

  13. Hi Marianne - it looks like there is a story behind this picture...I hope it didn't involve pricklies in Sjimmie's nose! : )

  14. Sjimmie is such a superstar!!! Beautiful painting!!

    Happy Cactus Monday!


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