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    Meet the Maker: Day 15

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    Need to catch up? Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14 Day 15: Motivation/Goals How fitting that this would be today’s prompt. I spent the afternoon creating graphics and…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 14

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    Need to catch up? Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14: How I Learnt (Learned?) Most of my learning came from self-study and practicing. I find that I learn…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 13

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    Need to catch up? Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13: Photography I love taking pictures. At any time I usually have over 1000 sitting on my phone with the idea…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 12

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    Need to catch up? Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12: Hands at Work Flashback to a timelapse I did while painting Eagle Cliff Falls in Havana Glen.  Click here for the full…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 11

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    Need to catch up? Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11: Reducing Waste There’s lots of ways that I try to reduce waste in my business and personal life. One of the most apparent is reusing old cardboard boxes for…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 10

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    Need to catch up? Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5Day 6 Day 7 Day 10: You Day 8 Day 9 This is me, the Laura behind Laura Jaen Art. I’m based out of Elmira in the southern Finger Lakes region of New York. When I’m not making art or writing…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 9

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    Need to catch up?Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5Day 6Day 7 Day 8 Day 9: Story Behind Name Today seems like a good day to share a past blog post about my name and why I use Laura Jaen Art as my business name. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Not Jean. Not Jane. Jaen,…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 8

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    Need to catch up?Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5Day 6Day 7 Day 8: Product Range I have a wide range of art that I can do, though most times the majority of work available in my shop is my acrylic paintings of local scenes and ink sketches.  Enjoy taking a…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 7

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    Need to catch up?Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5Day 6 Day 7: Less Glam Side When I tell people I’m an artist there’s generally a picture that pops into there head, usually I hear things like it must be nice to dream and paint all day. The reality is that…

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    Meet the Maker: Day 6

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    Need to catch up? Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6: Full-time or part-time I’ve kind of been avoiding doing this post today. The answer doesn’t seem as easy as an either/or response for me. I mentioned a couple days ago that as an adult…