Nanowrimo 2011 part 2

So journal, despite the last post I made, I have an INCREDIBLE urge to start at least planning my novel. Which is fantasy. And I have never written fantasy before or made up a world completely on my own. Am I scared? Yes I am freaking out slightly… I really just want to go with…

NaNoWriMo 2011

So well it is that time of year again, and well I have not done much creatively since last year except that I am trying although dreadfully to knit. Still have not sold many of my friendship bracelets but I do aim to set myself up on etsy at some point! Anyway it is getting…

Crafting etc Update.

So. Well NaNo came and NaNo went. Did I win? No. Why? Because I was finally working a full time temporary office job, and still am, and making some much needed money. That took priority, and because I think I exhausted myself in the first few days it just did not go anywhere. Plus I…

NaNoWriMo Starts Today!

Ok so blog, here is the thing. The thing that I have been planning for, the novel that is my idea, my own, my life for the next 30 days, starts today. I have attempted to do NaNo twice before and failed, but this year I will not fail. In fact I refuse to. I…

My best drawings so far part 2…

Now that I have published my Disney drawings, I thought I should share some of the other ones that I have done, All of which are my original art work. I am going to ask this year for christmas, a new sketchbook, some more colouring pencils, some canvas and some paints so that I can…

My best drawings so far..

So I have been drawing self-taught for a little over a year now, and just thought that I should take some photos and put them on here for everyone to see! I think I will start with my Disney ones, as I really love Disney, especially the classic films and I will always remember watching…

NaNo prep Update.

Well it is getting closer and closer to the month of November. I am getting more and more excited about this years NaNo, as I feel that this is my year that I Amy Bougourd will in fact win and have a 50,000 word novel under my belt! I have never won before, and I…

20 days to go…

Yes indeed it is now 20 days to go until the 1st November and NaNo starts! I am really beginning to get excited, yet also slightly worried that I am beginning to over plan? Or if I am beginning to dislike my idea that came to me in a flash of inspiration when I was…

Nervous, much?

Well the NaNoWriMo site updated last night! And can I just say how great it is now to see the forums reset, the profiles reset and all the shiny buttons. I like shiny things… Also a very interesting forum topic on the NaNo forums was the resolutions for this years NaNo. Just thought I should…

Well, Welcome to my creative albeit insane world…

Hey there, Well as you can probably guess from my username and the title of this blog, it is going to be about what I enjoy doing the most: being creative. Now being creative doesn’t necessarily mean that I just sit there every day painting random pictures like a child would do. The aim of…