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March 22, 2011

i’ve got things to do and places to be today, but i had to start out the day right: some reading, some doodling, some brekkie, some music. i’m spoiling myself; i know that i won’t always be able to start every day so casually and thoughtfully.

on another note entirely:

one time, hannah and i went to the book store to kill some time while her parents were at the hospital. we sat in the children’s section for probably 45 minutes, eating scones and drinking drinks we’d gotten at starbucks, reading stories with easy words and big print. Β we wandered over to the art section, and lingered a moment among the clearance shelves.

hannah bought a lot of things and, at the point of sale, won 100% off of her purchase. happily, one of the purchases were these little cardboard mp3 speakers that you could decorate yourself. even happily-er{…}Β she presented them to me and announced that i could decorate them any way i wanted. joy.

that was some time ago, and i haven’t seen her since, so the speakers are sitting on my shelf by the daffodils from my mum-in-law.

{which are now dead [the flowers, to be perfectly clear]. which is beside the point.}

anyway, here they are, hannah, in case you’re wondering how they turned out. turns out, it is pretty hard to color on a cardboard cube with pencil crayons.

happy tuesday all. or else.

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8 Comments leave one →
  1. March 24, 2011 8:59 am

    Your post-it drawings are seriously SO great! Every time you post one I get excited and skip to your blog first. πŸ™‚

  2. March 22, 2011 7:09 pm

    The top doodle with the quote is my favourite yet. It could be my life mission statement!

    • March 22, 2011 7:14 pm

      haha–i have SO many things i’m thinking of doing or that barclay and i are thinking of doing and we’re just…not. so. that’s where that came from. πŸ™‚

  3. March 22, 2011 12:39 pm

    I LOVE THIS! I’ve never seen speakers like that. And as always I love your hand drawings! Prettiest speakers I’ve ever seen!

    • March 22, 2011 1:28 pm

      aren’t they fun?? i’d been looking at them for forever but would never spend the money on them because i’m a cheapie, but hannah did for me! what a friend. πŸ˜€

  4. March 22, 2011 11:02 am

    Those are cool! They came out really nicely:)

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