May 11, 2010

Out of my COMFORT ZONE!!


Patty- the Pink Matryoshka……she makes everything look so easy! She cooks, she cleans, she’s always there for her family. She’s put her life on hold. But what can you expect she’s just a doll! Being a good wife, mother, and person takes a lot of work. Some days she’s better at one than the other. She’s a Work-In-Progress! aren’t we all?

I’m so out of my comfort zone with these pinks and purples! So nice of the color generator to throw in an orange for me, I’m much obliged. I like orange! Oh, let me show you…..while doing my google search I came across THIS set of nesting dolls which really cracked me up. The first one is having a hard day, I’d say. I‘ve had a few of those…yep, sure have!


One of these is not like the others………

I think I’ll do a set of 5 of these dolls total. Just two more to go. I’ll try staying out of my comfort zone a little longer and do a doll in the blue series. Blue’s really not so bad, it’s just such a cool color. I’m more drawn to the warms! That’s the reds, oranges, yellows, and greens.

Have you been out of your comfort zone lately??


Janet said...

You did great with the pinks and purples! That touch of orange really added to it.

Love that set of dolls you linked to....I've definitely had days like that!!

Serena said...

I sure can relate to the nesting dolls you linked too. As for the ones you've been working on....I think you did a great job with the pinks, purples and orange. :)

lori vliegen said...

good for you for hangin' outside your comfort zone for a're much braver than i am!!! i love those stress dolls.......i need a set of those!! keep having fun with your pinks and purples......xox, :))

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