Bird on a Vine Bookmark 10 – Watercolor & Black Pigment Liner

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.”
– Thomas A. Edison


Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

Bird on a Vine Bookmark 10 – Watercolor & Black Pigment Liner


I had so much fun doing these bookmarks.  The stress level at work was so high that when I painted on these in the early morning hours before work, it set a calm state in my body.  This enabled me to take on all the computer drama with  less anxiety.  Does that make sense?


I’m getting a new awning at the sign shop!  The frame is coming down today.  I’ll share a photo when the new one goes up.  I’m trading in the old tired forest green for blue.  🙂


About Thomas A. Edison

Thomas Edison, the American inventor who made his early fortune with the stock ticker and the phonograph record, is credited with inventing the light bulb — although he simply improved upon the original idea by making the bulb burn longer. Edison was born in 1847 in Ohio. He was a dreamer in school; his teacher called him “addled,” and his mother taught him at home. He used the money from his inventions to set up a lab with a number of employees; he held a record 1,093 patents in his name. He died in 1931.



3 Comments (+add yours?)

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  2. just4crafters
    Jul 09, 2013 @ 18:00:31

    Beautiful!!! Love the colors!!! ~Sophia


  3. Carol King
    Jul 09, 2013 @ 06:57:39

    great bookmark and I can see how painting that in the morning before work would put you into a very relaxed state of mind. Can’t wait to see the new, blue awning.


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