Wednesday, July 28, 2010

What's on Your Workdesk Wednesday: Chockablock morning!

At 5:30 am
this is what my desk looked like:
I am preparing a filipino talk
to give to the inmates
of our local jail.
I am going to share about
Grace for every Season.

My paper is on top
of a leather skirt
I am thinking of cutting up
to make into a journal.

At 6:30 am
this is what my desk looked like:

This is my
prayer journal.

At 8 am
I started on a
SCRAP book
tutorial for
Here I am cutting up
the leather skirt.

And here are some
scrap paper for the signatures.

Sorry for the dark pictures!
Don't have time to fix it!
Off to work now,
it is 8:30 am!

If you'd like to take a sneak peak
at what other people have on their work desk,
head over to Julia.
I guarantee you'll want to
join in on the fun!


  1. Wow, that leather is the EXACT color I've been looking for. Lovely journal page, too. Happy WOYWW, you busy, busy gal.

  2. Hiya

    love the journal page, the colour of that leather is gorgeous!


  3. So busy!. Have a great day.

  4. Fab idea to use the leather for your cover :0)
    Kate x

  5. I love the colour of the leather, and your prayer journal looks so beautiful.


  6. Wow you are busy bee!so many projects going on.Cant wait to see what the skirt turns into .will have to keep popping back.hope you ahve fab day
    hugs judex

  7. Wow, you fit a lot in to your mornings, and all before 8.30am!!
    Love the leather fabulous colour, look forward to seeing what you make with it.

  8. Look forward to seeing your finished project. Be interesting to see how you have used the leather.

  9. Wow what a lot of work you have fitted in this morning and that's before you go to work, oh my I'm exhausted thinking about it. Love the idea of cutting the leather up to make a journal, great idea. Have a good day, Tracy Evans x

  10. Busy, busy, busy! I love the colour of that leather and your journal is beautiful too.

  11. love the colour of the leather skirt can't wait to see what you do with it.

  12. Oh I like every single picture you took this week! Like the look of that prayer journal too!
    Have a nice day!
    ** Evi **

  13. You are inspiring! Love what's going on today on your workdesk.

  14. I am loving all the blues on your desk today!

  15. Ooh love the colour of the leather and it will make a wonderful journal cover :-)
    Anne x

  16. Anonymous7:09 PM

    Pretty neat prayer journal page!
    You are a busy momma, man.
    Happy WOYWW to you.

  17. You started early but as they say an early bird catches the worm! I will be back to see your journal!

  18. WOW you have been that time I slept got up and went to work...I am envious of your early morning creativity.

    Thanks for sharing all your lovely projects.


  19. Just have to say WOW what a busy lady you are and all before 8.30am.
    Love your blog especially all your collages. I love the colours and the textures they are so beautiful. Do you have a favourite size to work with?
    hoping you have a good day sue x

  20. he he love your timed update of pics, and all b4 going to work, you must of been up well early..hope you dont have to work too hard

  21. what a lovely book and a great way to make it - thanks for sharing - love Liz

  22. I'll def have to hunt out anold leather mini skiry I know I kept, good idea, Have a great WOYWW!

  23. wow so much work before 8.30!!! I couldn't begin to be creative at that time of the morning lol

    I think i would be a little scared visiting jail, I admire your strength.

  24. Oooo what gorgeous turquoise blues on your desk today, and what gorgeous leather - look forward to seeing the finished book!

  25. Wow ...I am open mouthed at your energy ...I think at the point you say you are going to work I would want to go back to bed lol.

  26. gosh you are an early bird arent you!! I was awake at 4 but that was because of silly dreams!!
    Great to meet you & your desk
    Helen x

  27. Your prayer journal looks beautiful and made with a lot of love. Cutting up old leather clothes sounds fun, will have to look in the charity shop.

    ** Kate **

  28. You'd done a day's work whilst I was still snoozin'. Thanks for sharing your creativity and hope the talk went well.
    jo x

  29. oh loving the journal,love the coulrs of it too hugs cheryl xx

  30. Hi love your blue leather skirt, your table is so artistic. Have a good class lots of love Jo xx

  31. I love the page of your journal and the colour of the leather is lovely! Tracey x

  32. Amazing - the three hours prior to leaving work are so filled and inspiring Patsy, well done you. I love the leather - it's going to make a marvellous cover.

  33. Becky H6:32 AM

    Up at 5:30 and don't have to leave fro work until 8:30? That would never happen in my house, I'm too addicted to that last 5 minutes of sleep.

  34. What fab coloured leather.
    A x

  35. Wow, super-dedicated crafter to get up at 5.30! Lovely desk and well done for super productivity whilst the rest of us are still snoring our heads off

  36. So much in just one morning!

    The prayer book looks fab.


  37. Did it hurt to cut into that skirt? Fab colour. Can't wait to see what you are doing.

  38. Anonymous3:46 PM

    bet that new journal is going to be brill! I need to make one too, as I'm writing in an old spiral notebook lol.

  39. wow leather skirt into a journal, that's a fabulous idea, well done you, love the colour

  40. That leather is going to make a fab journal cover - it'll feel fabulous! Love the man with the bike on the front - and I really must start a prayer journal!!

  41. Cool leather... fab idea to use it in your art x

  42. Going to head over to Julia site and check it out. When I first saw your post I thought it was so cute!

    I came to your blog today to introduce myself. My name is Sherry and I'm a new Bloggerette Sorority Sister. I am a newbie to the blog world. I have been blogging for about 3 weeks! so I missed the Rush, but I am looking forward to joining in on the fun in the future! I would love it if you would come visit me at Hope to see you there!

    Take Care~ Sherry

  43. Patsy,
    You were busy. I bet you were having a wonderful. :o) Can't wait to see what's on your desk next Wednesday.

  44. Oh Patsy

    This is a wonderful post!
    I can see you are a very busy person, in your studio early in the morning before starting work!

    How did your talk go?
    I love how you bring your faith into your blog and share it with the world.
    I've just found your blog, and become a follower.
    Please come and visit me and I'll get out my prettiest teacups and make you very welcome.
    God Bless

  45. such a brill idea to cut up a skirt like this - I love your blog and will be back to have another mooch soon Liz ;o)

  46. I also wake up as early of 5.30am.
    Love how you organise your works.


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