Friday, July 25, 2008

Arte y Pico

I've just returned from a weeklong trip to Chicago. CHA was a blast! I'll have pictures from that up this weekend! So I'm home now and catching up on messages and emails..and what a very nice surprise from Diane (, an award...Oh my. Here are the details, and my list of awardies at the bottom! Thank you Diane! You inspire me too!

The Arte y Pico Award is meant to be paid forward to five bloggers who you want to recognize for their creative talents, interesting material, and overall contribution to the blogger community...helping to make the world a better place, one blog pots at a time!Now it's your turn...If you have been selected for the award, please pay it forward, following the steps below:1) Choose 5 blogs that you consider deserving of this award based on creativity, design, interesting material, and overall contribution to the blogger community, regardless of the language.2) Post the name of the author and a link to his or her blog so everyone can view it.3) Each award-winner has to show the award and put the name and link to the blog that has given her or him the award.4) The award-winner and the presenter should post the link of the "Arte y pico" blog so everyone will know the origin of this award.5) Please post these rules! - Be my guest to copy and paste from here..The Arte y Pico blog is in Spanish.To read it in English, click here. The translation is not perfect.
The blogs I have selected are:
1. Jenny Elwick,
2. Jeremy Lawson,
3. Petaluma Craft Mafia,
4. Zeborah,
5. Ashley Rose,


Diane said...

Elaine, I selected your blog because I love your art, first off, I adore the cats!! It's wonderful the way you work them in with your art & everything else. Your blog simply has a wonderful, warm feeling. Also,you have a way of making time for others (& I know you're a busy girl!)& making them feel special too! You definitely deserve this award!

Elaine Elwick Barr said...

Thank you so much Diane. You are so kind..It makes me feel really great that you've found inspiration. It makes me feel even better when I see what you are working on and how much fun you are having..I'm very happy to call you an internet friend! :)

Petaluma Craft Mafia said...

Elaine, you sweetheart! I love your blog too, and Diane is right - it is very much exudes warm and welcome! I wanna make a cup of coffee or a gin and tonic and craft with ya!


I heart your kitties - obvious your love and respect for them, hmm... you must be a Leo or something ...;)

Thanks for the award. I've been sucyh a bad blogger of late!