Wednesday, September 19, 2012

mojo: noun

 Self-confidence, Self-assuredness. As in basis for belief in ones self in a situation
Hi everyone venturing in from the wonderful world of WOYWW!!
( If you don't know what WOYWW is:
don't be lazy, don't be shy,
 just click on the link
 and you'll find out why!
 ( oh I rhymed...yay me! lol )
My desk this week...

I'm actually learning ( like at my age, I just NOW figured this out!! ) to be a little neater, put things away and wash my desk top between projects since I am now making projects for the store. I have come to realize that organization really helps out Mr. Mojo ( who knew he was a neat freak? ) Well, he is either a neat freak or maybe he just gets so bored with cleaning and organizing that his mind frees up with creative thoughts to mess it back up with...either way it's a win win situation!
If you don't follow my blog on a regular basis, you can catch up with this week's series of humorous Thanksgiving cards by going back to Monday and Tuesday's posts. :)

I know sometimes my family could have benefited from this:
Best Creations - paper
Tim Holtz - Distress markers
Doodlecharms cartridge
paper, and journal card - Best Creations
turkey cut from Doodlecharms

I would love for y'all to "like" both the studio where my stuff is displayed ( Art Mob Studios and Marketplace ) and my new personal business page ( Sandee's Artful Words ) on Face Book. You don't have to,
 but it is appreciated!!
Project Pinterest


Inkypinkycraft said...

Some great makes this week, have a great and creative week trace. X58

kay said...

your blog post made me smile :)
have a super woyww
kay #56

Lydia said...

Super cute card! Giggling at that sentiment. :) Thanks for playing along with us at Frosted Designs!

Helen said...

Love that card! Maybe I should take lessons from you re the tidiness!! Helen 5

May said...

so tidy Sandee.. I adore that card the sentiment is fabulous it made me really LOL.. tee-hee, I would love to join join your studio & facebook just need to find link!!! Have a great week, Hugs May x x#8

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

Hi there Sandee, sh so chuckling at your turkey card down below post (although this one is funny think the one down below is even better) what a cracker.. now to your post would like those things if I knew what you meant and where they are... sorry but not sure. der!
Mm re being neat, find now have craft room do tend to work neater although this week's desk post would not show that - the Snippets pile is now away so can see what is what. :D
Thanks so much for popping over and thanks for sharing ~ happy WOYWW! Shaz in Oz. x #35

TwinkleToes2day said...

Lovely neat desk Sandee and another funny funny card. I bet there are many families could do better doing that haha. Have a great WOYWW :0)

okienurse said...

Love your cards this week! I guess the Mojo or lack of it for me is due to the mess my craft room is in. Gotta get busy and get the rooms switched out! Have a great week. Vickie #73

Sunshine Girl said...

Love that card! sometimes a little tidy up does do wonders for the mojo doesnt it! I hadnt realised he was a control freak until you mentioned it! Thanks for sharing - Sunshine Girl No. 68

Lindsay Weirich said...

great card and I love the woyww poem! Happy WOYWW Lindsay #28

Glenda said...

Limited space dictates I clean up after each project. As to whether it helps with my MoJo...don't have a clue. Glenda 109

sandra de said...

I did have a good giggle over your card. I am finding as they years creep up I really need a clean desk in between projects so that I can be productive. Maybe it takes us a long time to learn that lesson. Enjoy your week.
Sandra @105

Frances said...

I agree that a tidy space can help get the creative juices flowing. Your workspace looks pretty functional with good storage. Have a great week. Frances #80

RosA said...

Hi Sandee, Love both those turkey cards! Made me chuckle. I also need to tidy up regularly. Inspiration is hard to come by when you are drowning under layers of stuff! Thanks for your kind comments re my knitting.

Jackie said...

Nice to see you have used your cricut to show us what you have been doing.....
Seems you have gotten into being neat....and tidy well done you!I haven't yet......
Jackie 30

Lisa said...

Ooh i love love love that card!! Have a fun day

505whimsygirl said...

Hi Sandee,

I'm still learning LOTS about myself at my age (which I think is the same age you are)! That's what makes it fun.

Love the card!!!

Hey, I know what it's like to have life take over and not be able to go around and visit sometimes. No stress - no worries!!!

Hugs, Kay #17

Rita said...

Love that little poem Sandee, Your blog always make me smile too. Enjoy your Day. Hugs from Scotland. Rita xx

Unknown said...

I am always learning ways to try and be neater--it comes and goes. Love that Thanksgiving card so much! Happy WOYWW! Sandy Leigh #36

Katie said...

Learning to be neat is difficult! Goodluck with it! That card is really cute!

Katie (47)

lisa said...

What a great card, that made me laugh out loud!!!
Who knew that Mr Mojo was a neat freak, that's were I've been going wrong all these years.
Hugs Lisax #93

Tertia said...

That mr. Mojo is a fickle man> Now you see him, now you don't. I suspect he likes a clean space too.
Love the card.
Happy WOYWW!
Tertia #46

Eliza said...

I am so proud of you for attempting to keep it clean that is one really big effort. As for the cards they are great, love the turkey one.

Eliza #45

Darnell said...

You know I love the humorous turkey cards, Sandee! It is true (at least for me) that the creative juices flow better in a clean space. Good luck with all the projects for the store! Have a wonderful week! Darnell #132

Unknown said...

Hi Sandee!!!! love your workspace and your card!!! wonderful and inspiring!!!!

Barb King said...

Hi Sandee, I think I saw that you were picked as a winner for one of your canvases, think it was Faber-castell. Was that you? Have a great week.

Gillian .... said...

Love the card & the organised desk space, thanks for sharing. Happy WOYWW. Gillian #87

fairy thoughts said...

great card you made me laugh out loud and had to explain why to my handyman. Sounds like a good idea for Christmas too.
thanks for your visit
janet #45

Julia Dunnit said...

Ha! Turkey and Prozac...many a true word!
I love that you're still learning, it's a good thing. I am too. I just don't take the lessons too literally.., so you can go top of the class!

BJ said...

Thanks for stopping by, and I think neat is great. Oh and btw the name badges are for the adults who help at toddlers not the children - LOL. Oh and badders was a good work out today, more tomorrow. :) BJ#19

Bridget Larsen said...

hahahaha organisation is a hard word to swallow for crafters
Bridget #13

trisha too said...

FUNNY card!! I am very organized, thank you--the floor of my art room is one big shelf . . . ;)

Happy WOYWW!
:)trisha, #143
utterly shameless this week . . .

VonnyK said...

That's a really funny card. I'm afraid neat is a dirty word in my studio. Can't seem to work if it's not messy :) Sorry, I don't have facebook but all the best with your work and business page.
Have a great week.
Von #48

Neet said...

Love the humour in the card and love your neat, clean, tidy desk. My oh my!
Hugs, Neet 33 xx

Erika said...

Hi Sandee love your thanksgiving card it made me smile. Your desk is looking very tidy too...only jealous.
Have a great Thursday,

Katie said...

I love that Thanksgiving card. I so want to send that quote to my mom, she'd just love it!

Princess Judy Palmer said...

I'll definitely have to check out your humorous Thanksgiving cards--nothing humorous about Thanksgiving in my family. At least not until years later after time has healed the wounds. I once cooked the full on dinner for 5 family members and nary a one showed. Yeah, good times. Hubby and I have cold pizza and colder beer for Thanksgiving now. So much easier.

Anyway... that Mojo Man, I suspect he is a bit of a neat freak as mine does better with some tidying too--not too tidy though cuz that is just well, too much.

So Prozac I'll keep that in mind for the next family get together if there is one but I think I've been disowned. I could do the only child/orphan thing, Sooooo much easier.

Tamika said...

Love the card! I always host Thanksgiving don't remind me its that time again! 137# Tamika

Anonymous said...

Yay, she's finally seen the light!! A cluttered desk leads to a cluttered mind IMO, and a cluttered mind can't concentrate on the task in hand! Love the turkey card, that's one way of having a happy celebration!

Brenda 1

LuLu said...

That is one productive desk you have there! Love the drawer units too.

Would love for you to visit mine when you have a moment or 2.


Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

Sorry I can't "like" your pages, although I bet I would. You know me and facebook are the reasons I can't join pinterest. It just isn't happening (grin).

Bernice said...

Yes - I would agree - I can always work better when my desk has a little bit of free space - so guess why I haven't made any cards recently!? Happy belated WOYWW!
Bernice #3

Kalea Wavedancer said...

I can't stop laughing!