Stiletto Heights

I am Jennifer Gordon- a mixed media collage artist and comic writer living in Columbus OH, with my fiance and love- Keith. I specialize in paintings, ACEOS, journals, art boxes and more. I am always available for commissions! Visit my etsy shop at: http://www.stilettoheights.etsy.com

Friday, October 19, 2007

Am I ready for this?






Hello....

so this morning I wake up a little groggier than I should be, you see last night I was so exhausted after partying liek and Olsen Twin the night before, but....................I decided (cough..had to...cough) stay up late to watch the Red Sox last night.

so morning came a little early for me, and now here I am behind the gun on everything. You see I spent yesterday working on commission work, and getting research ready for a couple more cutom pieces...yes, I do research.

I am a dork like that....so yesterday a lot of the day was spent getting back in touch with my inner Desdemona and floating around in my head in the world of Othello...

Oh I love it, this...THIS is why doing what I do is the best thing in the world.

The next two custom projects are going to be done next week as today needs to be spent packaging things (hopefully the rain will stop for the first time this week so I can get to the post office) and then preparing the house for the mean cheese invasion.

yes, the mean cheese is coming, the mean cheese is coming....

so....in my shop I have been holding steady at 1498 sales for the past 18 hours or so....and frankly the anticipation of hitting 1500 is all but driven me batty I tell you. I feel like somehting HUGE is going to happen when I hit 1500, like the ceiling will give way and I will have confetti and balloons raining down on me.

chances are...something huge will happen, but it will be far more exciting to the person who is #1500 than for me....think big people, this is a huge milestone....what kind of goody package will the lucky person get???

It will be amazing, trust me on this...original art (perhaps 2 pieces...a diptych!!) Some art cards, a mirror, a ring...

and more than anything else, my love and gratitude.

I know....amazing huh???

with that I will leave you, must package, must clean, must get a mad dash of creating done before the cheese gets here.

(photos today are from a brand new altered mixed media book I have in my shop, called "The Castle Maiden's Song)

PS- HAPPY BIRTHDAY WEIRD AARON!!!!!!!!!!! I miss you!!!!!

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9 Comments:

Anonymous A Fanciful Twist said...

Yiiipppppeeeeeeeeeeeee!! You are at 1502. Wooo HOOOOOO!!!! Did anything weird happen??? Well, only wonderfulness is sent to you. Youa re a special talented loved soul!!! xoxoxoox

10:49 AM  
Blogger Craftymoose Crafts said...

Congratulations! I saw you already surpassed your milestone by 2!

Have a great weekend.

11:06 AM  
Anonymous Karen Beth said...

1,502!!! You rock!

I love love love love love the new altered books you are doing. I'm definitely keeping them on the "Christmas present to myself" list. :)

xo,

KB :)

11:43 AM  
Blogger alexgirl said...

Congrats! You are such a successful entrepreneur! I'm very impressed.
I love the books you posted today. Very lovely and colorful.
Have a fun, cheesy weekend.

1:49 PM  
Blogger Lucy said...

I love love love your work--:)Congratulations on your mega sales!!! I just found your blog but have admired your work on etsy. I look forward to visiting again!

8:00 AM  
Blogger Cathy said...

Congrats on the amazing sales figures! And I love the new altered books - great work!

8:26 AM  
Blogger art4friends said...

beautiful book!!!! gorgeous!

9:42 AM  
Blogger gilfling said...

Oh my goodness that book is stunning! Simply stunning. I see you are at 1519 sales now so you had a mega day on Friday!! Congratulations my dear you thoroughly deserve it. And yes it is the best job in the world. xxxxx

6:26 PM  
Blogger Steph said...

Congrats on hitting the big milestone!

I love the altered book shown here.

10:08 AM  

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