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…

NaNo Cover Art

So it is very soon going to be time for NaNoWriMo 2010. And so far I have done some extra character profiles, and I am planning to work on some chapter/scene outlines over the next few days before it is in fact time to start writing NaNo. So as I was in a designing/creative mood…

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…

My NaNoWriMo for 2010

Well it is near the end of September now, and then it’s October, then it is NOVEMBER. And for all you young or old as the case may be, writers out there, November can mean one thing. It is yet again that time of year that the craziness of NaNo happens! The past two Novembers…

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…