Paint party Friday has once again arrived so quickly, I've been in a quirky mood lately which is reflected in my playing in paint!! Hope my characters bring about a giggle!!
You can also check out 29 faces of September on Ayalas blog which I'm participating in!
|Cola original acrylic on sketchbook|
I read an interesting blog post last week about gossip on Jessica's blog that sparked today's post! . As negative as gossip can be, there can be positive attributes to idle chatter!
|Odena acrylic in sketchbook|
|Heath original sketchbook acrylic|
A group of school supervisors often gossiped about this one child on the playground, how he always wore the same clothes everyday. The child also had behavior issues. Delving deeper, these women discovered he lived with a jobless single father. The women gathered together enough money to buy the boy some new pants, shirts and stylish runners so he could fit in with the others! I'm pretty sure they took him under their maternal wings too!!
|Calvin original in a sketchbook|
|Eve Original acrylic in a sketchbook|
A women who loves color, lives loud and proud driving her child to school with pink seat covers in a jeep with the roof off blaring loud music, I had often been the brunt of gossip. When my daughter was ten I asked her what she liked most about me, she said," You never care what other people/parents say about you!" Which meant letting her wear a fake nose ring when she was eight to an educational " Birds and Bees" lecture!! Previous to having my own nose pierced at forty to commemorate the pivotal birthday!! I could see the mothers heads spinning in exorcist fashion, wondering if my child had a real pierced nose. While my daughter and I
There is always gossip floating around that can hurt us, however do you remember a time when gossip gave you an advantage, taught you something, or helped another? I'd love to hear!