Thursday, June 11, 2009

Kepping Busy Keeping Warm

Today started out overcast and COOOOOOLD!!!
Dave had to be on the road early so us girls shut ourselves in the lounge room.
We had morning tea in there



I then thought it would be cool for the girls to paint a canvas each.
So one at a time and taking turns while their paint dried they had fun painting.


Megan knew exactly what she wanted to do so she started by drawing her picture



Jessica wanted to do a butterfly



Elizabeth knew what she wanted to do too but didn't have to draw anything



and Lucy wanted to do a princess, surprise surprise, so I just drew the general shape of a face with a crown and she did the rest.



Their end results are amazing and I am proud of what they achieved over the day.
Lucy did everything except the sides of the canvas and the outline of the crown



Elizabeth did everything except the sides of her canvas, and I had to fill in the blue in the 'e' and the 'v' because she asked me to.
All I did for Jessica's was the gluing of the beads and wire

and Megan did everything herself




This afternoon the sun came out for a while so we ventured out so they could use up some energy that had been pent up over the last few 'inside' days.

I took a few photos while there was sunlight.
Jessica's ugg boots

Sunshine


Pea seed sprouting, made me happy!!


little water drops glistening in the moss

Dave is meant to have tomorrow off, yay, so hoping the weather isn't too bad and we can get outside again :)
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11 comments:

  1. Your girls have to be very happy to have a mum that suggest them a creative and interesting activity each day!! They will be talented artist one day as their mum ;)
    cheers

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  2. The girls all did a great job on their canvases. They are gorgeous my favourite is Lucy's, so cute

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  3. The girls did such a wonderful job on their projects!!! Hoping you have good weather today so that you can out and enjoy!!! Have a Happy day :)

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  4. *sigh* those amazing girls are just as talented as their Mama!!! WOW WOW WOW WOW!!! They did an AWESOME JOB!!!!!!!! LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Lucy's Princess!!!!!!!! Loveeeeeeeeeee the photos too...I'm thinking that fruit tray would be real YUMMY right now! :):):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  5. Love what the girls did! They are becoming beautiful talented girls just like their mom! Awesome! It's nice passing by your blog! Have a wonderful day/night!

    Diana

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  6. omgooodness...your girls all did a spectacular job!!! what an incredible idea! i'll have to do this with my 3

    & i love your photos..wow they are so incredibly crisp...gorgeous!!

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  7. So Talented! Wow, I like it all and how pleasant you make everything sound. You know I've always said I want just one child, but you make it look so wonderful to have a house full!

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  8. those canvases are delightful!

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  9. Oiw... I love the girls art... beautiful pieces girls!!!!
    LOVE your fruit salad too... could reach into the screen and get myself some of that right now :)
    Hugs
    Bxo

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  10. All of the canvases came out wonderfully, but Megan's is "to die for." I love it!

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  11. talented little painters!! love it

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