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Inspiration can be complicated, eh?

I've received a few private messages asking about my art/shop/life and I thought I'd do a quick update. I know the holidays are coming and this could be a wonderful time for my shop. I think there a few reasons I've been on an art hiatus lately, mostly due to personal events in my life and helping my best friend get ready for her wedding (which was this past Saturday). I've had a few health issues that I'm attending to, and at the end of the day, I've been relishing going to bed really early.

I'm currently smack dab in the middle of a large commission, a small commission, an even smaller commission, and another large commission due around Christmas. Mystery mystery! However, I do have a few creatures waiting to be photographed - a bear, a giraffe, and a sleeping fox. I'm hoping for ten minutes of sunshine to get good shots of my little friends, and listings should be forthcoming.

I hope you are all smiling and doing well and I hope to be more active now that my weekends are freed up a bit!

Anyone else having trouble with inspiration?


  1. Take care Abigail, it will all get done in time. I'm excited to hear you are working on commissions...and yes very curious too.

    Looking forward to your new listings, it's always a treat to see what you hands make next.


  2. Hi, I'm a recent fan of your beautiful work and I keep checking back because my son loves foxes and I'm hoping I can buy one from you soon. Meanwhile, continue to take care of yourself and know that readers can be patient!

  3. :)
    Sending you smiles... you always make us smile!
    I have non-creative times~ usually the during the most beautiful weather and the cold, dark... damp weather. One because I don't want to be indoors and the other because light (lack of)is so important. Seems like that describes the weather in our little corner lately :)

    Hope you have a wonderful rest of the week & that your special orders are bringing you joy!


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