Sunday, November 09, 2008

Arte y Pico Award!

Well what a cool surprise to find that Nickie has awarded me the Arte y Pico Award! Thanks Nickie I'm honored! Just what does it mean well according to Nickie it roughly translates to the following:

"Arte y Pico" is phrase that roughly translates
in English to:"The Maximum. Wow. The best art. Over the top."
Here are The "rules" for the Arte y Pico award are:

If you are an award winner, show the award, the name of the person who gave it to you, and link back to his or her blog.Pick 5 blogs you think deserve this award for their creativity, design, interesting material, and for contributing to the blogging community.List the author's name and link to his or her blog.Leave a message on the blogs of those you've selected.Link back to the original Arte y Pico blog, so all will know the origin of the award.

Here are my blog choices -when I visit them they inspire me to run and create some art! Hopefully you discover a blog or two that you haven't visited before and find them as inspiring as I do:
  1. Jenn over at Noodle and Lou Studio-Poor Jenn's been sick, but when she's creating I always find her art a good inspiration boost.
  2. Keron at The ColourGuru - Check out her sketching and journaling. A visit here always gets my creative juices rearing to go!
  3. Maija Lepore at Maigirlz Madness-Its always a delight to visit Maija's blog be it a finished projects or just the photo's she posts I leave comforted and inspired!
  4. Lisa Rivas at Flying Colors-I'm just plain awe of Lisa's art and quilting!
  5. Karen at Art in the Garage-What can I say I'm enamoured by Karen's art seeing her faces makes me smile!
Don't forget to check out Nickie'S Blog to see her wonderful doodles, lettering, and classes she offers.

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  1. Dearest Aileen,

    Wow! Yes! Yes! I'm so thrilled to get this...
    Such a wonderful token of appreciation - I'm speechless -

    ...and on my birthday! I couldn't ask for more....

    Thank you, thank you, and thank you!

  2. You are so very kind, Aileen!!!
    Thanks for thinking of me!

  3. Congratulations. You certainly deserve this award.