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cedarlili

Cedar
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Artist // Hobbyist // Varied
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My Bio
I am an author, scientist, and a hobbyist photographer. I write, mother, garden, and read more than is good for me. You can find my stories at www.cedarwrites.com, and I blog there daily on topics from art to writing and everthing in between.

Favourite Visual Artist
Bob Eggleton
Favourite Movies
Princess Bride, Singing in the Rain
Favourite TV Shows
Blacklist, Murder Maps
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Cruxshadows, Jake Shimabakuro
Favourite Books
Kim (Rudyard Kipling), Busman's Honeymoon, Hymn Before Battle (John Ringo)
Favourite Writers
Dorothy Sayers, John Ringo, Dave Freer
Favourite Games
Killer Bunnies, Scrabble, Inn-Fighting
Favourite Gaming Platform
Android
Tools of the Trade
watercolor brushes, camera, pliers
Other Interests
writing fiction and non-fiction, gardening, sustainable agriculture
Last year I did art every day of the year. It wasn't much, some days, if I didn't have the time or the energy for more than a quick doodle or sketch. But knowing that I had to post the art daily (I did miss a few days while traveling and having no internet, or when I was quite sick) pushed me to create. It was very fulfilling, sometimes tiring and frustrating if I had no ideas, and in the end I had a fantastic album full of art and memories. This year, I didn't want to keep pushing the art. I'm not in school any longer (graduated! Yay! ) and am currently hunting a job, don't expect to be unemployed long, and am also reviving my writing. So I
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I'm going to be in an art show. Not sure what I'm going to take, small literary SFF con near my home. Dipping my toe in, so to speak. http://cedarwrites.com/millennicon-schedule-2/
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Book Reviews

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I do book reviews on my blog fairly regularly, but I'm just starting a series of them that aren't fiction books... I'm finally making myself look at all the art books I have on my shelves. I've been really bad about picking them up, shelving them... and then not using them. So I've started it off with some ebooks on digital art. Next week it will be something more traditional. This should be a good exercise for me, since I'm an unorthodox artist at best. http://cedarwrites.com/review-art-books-part-i/ What art books, print or ebook, do you recommend? Why?
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A blessed birthday, Cedar.
Steve
A blessed birthday, Cedar.
Steve
Thank You so much :huggle:

Thank you for adding my latest 'Find your way around DA' journal to your collection.
I hope you will find it useful :)

I will, and thank you so much for taking the time to coallate that.