Monday, November 3, 2008

101/ #68 - Sidewalk chalk


Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable. ~George Bernard Shaw

I almost forgot to mention that I had the chance to do some sidewalk chalk art over the weekend. We went to a friends house on Saturday night, more his friends than mine, and the kids brought out the chalk to color the concrete patio. I didn't draw anything important, a cat and a baby and butterfly. But it was fun, regardless.

Although I had a good time I was slightly torn. Between standing with my husband who was visiting with all the guys gathered around the grill or all the mothers who were gathered around their children. I was naturally drawn to the mothers and the kids. I wanted to watch the kids too, but I felt a little self-conscious doing it when I had no kids of my own to tend.

5 comments:

  1. i love pavement art....in fact, any kind of street art is a love-thing for me!

    Stopping by your blog from the NaBloPoMo site, and am definitely going to make a swing past each day to see what you come up with!

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  2. You and your list... so organized! LOL

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  3. I have a feeling the kids had a blast having another adult to join their fun! I love sidewalk chalk and coloring lol It somehow brings out the child in you and its so relaxing. Weird, huh? Have an awesome day!

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  4. Didn't you draw that 'I heart Jeremy' up there?

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  5. I DID draw that..but it was a few years ago. I think it was our 6th wedding anniversary.

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