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About sweetypiedie

Sweetypiedie is creative, articulate, compassionate and introspective. Connecting with people is important. Expressing oneself is vital. Her goal is to be a creative force for positive change. Welcome to her portal.

Such a Pretty Feather

I have always thought there was something magical in the irredescence of peacock feathers. My first exposure to their magic was when I was a toddler visiting Nowra Animal Farm with Mum and Nana. Continue reading

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Summer for a Smart Man

It is Summer here in Sydney and the weather yesterday was lovely for a friend’s birthday picnic. Just the right sort of place to lay back in the arms of your Man with a luscious picnic full of goodies from … Continue reading

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A Refreshing Perspective

Hello fellow blogophiles, thanks for staying tuned… or tuning in afresh. As I am closing the last chapter of my life I am looking back at where I have been for sure, but also looking forward. New hopes, new dreams, … Continue reading

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New home

You may have noticed that I haven’t posted anything new in little while, that’s because I’ve been busy finding and setting up my new home. That in itself is an act of creativity, especially when you have very limited space. … Continue reading

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Hand Drawn ATCs

Last week I was busy for a few days in a row drawing and colouring some ATCs. B is for Betta – This one is a portrait of Fishy Dude. This is an Angel project for swap-bot. The next two … Continue reading

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New Gallery & Guest Book Pages

I’m building this blog as I go along. I found that I really liked the guestbook feature on somebody else’s blog so I tried to create my own whizz-bang flash-powered gadgetry but to no avail. Now there is a simpler … Continue reading

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Colourful Altered Journal

This is another altered journal with lots of colour and a little bling. Working with the fold-over magnetic clasp was a bit tricky but I got there in the end. If you wish to see any picture larger please just … Continue reading

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Altered Journals & Journal Jars

Recently I have been in some swaps around journaling. Journaling is good for me because it helps me to order my thoughts. In order write things down I need to organise the abstract concepts and emotions within me into words, … Continue reading

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Blue and Purple Dotee Doll

This is a Dotee Doll I made last Sunday for a private swap. She turned out a little smaller than I had planned. Only about 3 inches from head to beginning of tail. Generally a good size for a Dotee … Continue reading

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ATCs Made on Saturday

I sprained my ankle last Thursday so I’ve not been as active or as motivated to create things. Saturday afternoon I sat on my bed and made some ATCs. Three are going towards an ‘angeling’ project and one is for … Continue reading

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