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Here's my drawing from yesterday. I've decided to stick with the monster theme all the way through and to focus on the same materials: crayons, pen, and acrylic paint. Being that I teach K-8 art, I feel that these materials are appropriate to express my pure joy of these last days! It's such a silly little series of paintings anyways...

Yesterday I got home and I was exhausted. Hideously exhausted. I worked from 8AM till 9PM without no stops. They were pulling me in every direction like I was a piece of melting taffy. But I won't go further in complaining then that. My multi-cultural event went well. I spent the evening painting henna designs on hands and my wrist is still paying the price of art. But even exhausted as a mule in the...

I'm procrastinating. I need to be getting ready to go to work, but I'm doing everything but. Today is going to be the world's longest day at work, so maybe that's why I'm prolonging the start time! Plus, I did not get tons of sleep last night, because after I finished blogging, I prepared for bed, then thought I'd do a little drawing. I have this fine idea that with 15 days of work actually...

Today was not easy. My intentions were to get to work early to finish up all the necessary paperwork that was due today. But things didn't quite work out that way. Things that were out of my control. Unfortunately, I let these minor mishaps set the tone for the rest of the day.Kids were bonkers. Teachers were calling me left and right asking me questions about tomorrow's event and what is expected of them. I...

Tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo. I know that means Fifth of May, but beyond that I have no clue. I noticed today that the Mexican restaurants in my neighbor are getting all dolled up for a major day of cervaza drinking tomorrow. But what is it all about anyways? Though, any excuse for latin cusine is all right with me. I want to share a delicioso recipe---it is probrably more southwest then mexican, but yummy...