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New paintings and stuff.... [Jun. 12th, 2003|07:55 pm]
Jasmine Becket-Griffith
Whew - I've been so incredibly busy!

In the meantime, I've listed two brand new paintings on eBay:

"A Blue Faerie"


"A Smirking Faerie" (she's that green one I was painting late last night!)

Let me see.... Sea World was awesome! I had no idea how interactive it was - you can just walk right up and pet the dolphins and sting rays, or feed the sea lions! We had a blast =) We didn't do any rides (since "expectant mother" Kachina was with us, hehe), but we saw tons of great shows! We saw lots of animals - (including the first time I've ever seen a walrus in person!) all types of dolphins, fish, sharks, seals, sea lions, polar bears, rays, orcas, false orcas, etc. We had lunch at a cute restaurant (fettucine alfredo with grilled vegetables!), and watched Shamu and his friends - lots of fun =)

We have to get up early to take Kachina to the airport tomorrow =( We're sad to see her go - it's been such fun having her down here! We'll stay with her when we visit KC for the Fourth of July though, so we'll see her very soon (and she might even ride back to Florida with us again then too!), so we'll try not to miss her too much! Then later tomorrow, Matt's going to work pretty much the next several days in a row (to make up for all the time we've been goofing off) and I'll buckle down and get a bunch of painting done myself =)

[User Picture]From: tigerpixieart
2003-06-12 05:27 pm (UTC)
Sounds like a blast! I'm sorry your sister has to go too. But hey, You'll be seeing her again in less than a month :)

I just asked you a ? on your reply to me from earlier today. I just wanted to make sure it was ok with you first. Could you take a peek when you've got a minute.

Your smirking Fairy is awesome! I just love that look on her face :) hehe!

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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-06-12 05:31 pm (UTC)
Thanks!!!! I've been making faces into my webcam and trying out different facial expressions, hehe.

I just wrote you back =) Good luck with the show!!!!!
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[User Picture]From: tigerpixieart
2003-06-12 06:19 pm (UTC)


LOL! Hey, Whatever works!
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[User Picture]From: weetzie_baby
2003-06-12 05:47 pm (UTC)
Oh jasmine, that smirking faerie is awesome! She's my new favorite! ^^ I wish I could afford her, i'd snatch her up right now, hehe. Beautiful. :)
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[User Picture]From: wickedgillie
2003-06-12 06:16 pm (UTC)


serioulsy digging the snarky green fairy! and i do miss sea world--the one that was close-by in ohio is saddly no more, replaced by the monster that is a rather tacky 6 flags.
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From: lilackat
2003-06-12 06:27 pm (UTC)
The Smirking Faerie is great! I love the look at her face! Hee Hee

Sea World sounds awesome! It sounds like our Marineland but better!
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From: (Anonymous)
2003-06-12 08:36 pm (UTC)
Great work, I like the style you used in the last two alot. I would bid but I'm saving as much as I can in my preparation for college. ~ You're fan, Kevin
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[User Picture]From: smallgirl
2003-06-12 08:53 pm (UTC)
i want the green one sooooo bad!
i went to seaworld in california years ago and i still have my frosty blue walrus shaped water bottle, it came with cherry slushy in it :)
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From: faerieshine
2003-06-12 09:37 pm (UTC)
Hehe, that smirk is priceless. I'm wondering what may have been going through the artists mind when painting that expression on herself? It looks like she knows something we don't know ::sings in a sign-song voice:: Hehe... I really love them!
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[User Picture]From: erikasfriends
2003-06-13 01:15 am (UTC)
Ok, I will echo-Smirking Fairy is AWESOME! I've been wanting to turn that piece around so I could see it better staring on the cam!
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[User Picture]From: erikasfriends
2003-06-13 01:19 am (UTC)
Oh did they have a baluga whale? it's white, they're so cute!!! Hmmm I could live in Sea World. I usually don't go to the shows anymore because I just enjoy watching them as they naturally move around. Oh did the orca jump up vertically with a gal standing at the tip of its mouth? That part always amazed me!
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[User Picture]From: jasminetoad
2003-06-15 02:43 pm (UTC)
They had several of them - they are so pretty =)

Yep - they did the "standing on the nose" thing with the orcas - very impressive!
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