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First day back...

It's my first day back in my studio this year...

Too many tea breaks as I'm at a bit of a loss.
A bit nervous. 
A bit excited.
Not sure what I'm doing. 


Vague ideas about projects I want to do, but nothing fully formed.
Focus required.



I've pulled all my drawings and inspirational bits and pieces off my studio wall. 

They are tired.

So last year!


I want new.

A clean slate, a new page.


A couple of screens are stacked, ready to paint.

An empty wall wants decorating with new ideas.

Writing this....excitement is winning over nervousness.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Jill xx

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  1. Here's to nervousness that turns into excitement, conversation into focus, and new adventures into fresh discoveries!

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