Tuesday, August 9, 2011

A Ray of Sunshine

A good sunshiney day to you! A while back, Linda Hensley stopped by with a cheerful greeting and a sunshine award for me...I have been slowly getting around to making this announcement, but here it is.
Linda's an illustrator and designer who's a whiz at creating art that's not only visually and technically stunning, but her accompanying posts are always a kick to read as well. She creates straight from the heart, spicing things up with personal experiences which are always informative and thought provoking. I'm glad to have met her through blogging and appreciate the award she shared with me. Stop by her blog and say "Hello!"

The rules for receiving the award:
- Thank the person who gave you the award.
- Write a post about it.
- Answer the questions below.
- Pass it on to 10 bloggers who you think really deserve it and send them a message to let them know.

My unofficial answers to
The questions:
01. My favorite color: Green
02. My favorite animal: Dogs!
03. My favorite number: #8, round yet balanced
04. My favorite non-alcoholic drink: Water
05. Facebook or Twitter? Neither, yet
06. My passion: Peace, baby!
07. Getting or giving presents? Giving
08. My favorite pattern: Florals, even though vertical stripes are friendlier ;o)
09. My favorite day of the week: Sunday, a fresh start
10. My favorite flower: Wildflowers and Tropicals

Do you know these Sunshine Award winners? They're all creative, talented and inspiring in their individual crafts. I hope you enjoy visiting them!

10 Favorite Bloggers:
Rose Hill Designs
Leen Christens Illustrations
My Creative Day
From Jen's Pen
Vicki Smith Art
Ms. Moffatt
ValGal Art
Janets dibby dabby.com illustrator journey
Forest & Sea
Superpo Adventures


  1. congrats on the sunshine award :)

  2. Congrats. Nice award logo. Looks great on your blog!

  3. Congratulations on the Sunshine Award, and THANK YOU for the nomination. I look forward to spreading the little ray of light to others.

  4. Michele,
    Thank you sooooo VERY much! This really made my day! You brought me some sunshine! I LOVE it!!
    and a big congrats to you! You totally deserve it! Thank you !

  5. Congrats Michele, you bring sunshine to my computer here in the UK every week! I love reading you blog.
    Jane x

  6. Thank you, Michele, and congratulations to you! What a nice surprise!

  7. you are the sweetest and so talented too! i always adore your art. Thank you so much for thinking of me :) val

  8. blogger won't let me comment anymore which is why my blogging activity is curtailed :( val

  9. Wow! Thanks for the nice words! You deserve an award :)

  10. First of all, congratulations to you for getting this award it's well deserved!!!! Lots and lots of thanks yous for also passing it on to me!!

  11. I’m so sorry for my late response Michele, Congratulations on receiving this award and I can certainly see why you were chosen, when I visit your blog it is like a wonderful ray of sunshine has entered my day, and also when I receive your lovely and encouraging comments on mine. Thank you so much for passing the award on to me as well. Janet xoxo
    Sadly, blogger is having another of its ‘turns” which impacts on how I leave comments so I hope this works!

  12. Wow congrats Michele, I love your blog! It always bring a smile for me.. :D
    and thanks for passing it to me..

  13. Congrats on your award Michele! I only just saw your kind comment - thanks so much for thinking of my blog :)

  14. Just finished my Sunshine Award post!
    It was fun coming up with the 10 bloggers.

  15. Yeah! Congratulations, Michele! Got here via Jenn's Pen, whose work, like yours is joy and sunshine all in one! Wonderful work. Peace, baby!

  16. Let's work the Cat Walk together!!!
    he he he he he he! You are too funny!

  17. Hi again Michelle, I finally got my blog post up about this lovely award and I have nominated your blog for a(nother) sunshine award because I really enjoy visiting your pages :-D
    There is a post here
    Cheers Janet


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