Author Archives: gloriaembid

Illustration for ‘Cool Girls Club’

Hi friends, A couple of weeks ago Chloé Bourjalliat, Life Coach and Founder of the ‘Cool Girls Club’ asked me to collaborate with her by creating an illustration to include in her Monthly Life Coaching ‘How to deal with negative emotions’ which I’ve inserted below. I know many artist out there enjoy seeing pictures of […]

Why? Why now? Why this way?…

Dear friends and Universe, My apologies for being away for so long.. My life has been very hectic and also very sad for various different reasons.. The following text in italics was written and the end of last October 2018.. My sadness and emotional pain stopped me from posting it.. Now, I feel the time […]

WoW!.. The Game of Life

Dear friends and the Universe, “Most people consider life a battle, but it is not a battle, it is a game.” – Florence Scovel Shinn I’ve just finalised listening to The Game of Life and How to Play it (1925) by Florence Scovel Shinn (1871-1940)… Great listening!.. It was very enjoyable.. I felt so much in unison  with its content that I wanted […]

The need for writing and sharing

Dear friends and the Universe, It has been so long since my last post that I begun to feel a certain urge for writing and sharing my present thoughts while walking this exciting path of creativity… Yes, as usual, my day job is keeping me extremely busy, and when I am not at work the rest of the day is happily fulfilled being a mummy, an educator […]

Be Brave

My dear friends and the Universe, It has been too long since my last post that I feel a bit shy (yes ‘shy’ is my middle name, believe it or not!), so as usual, I will just place my hand on my heart and will write following its beats… :-)… Since my birthday last February I have been feeling very reflective, […]

Party in de Back Yard

How are my cyber friends and kind Universe today?  Here is the “Island of Spice”, as the Caribbean island of Grenada is known Following my previous post, this is the Poster (on my working board) I was asked to design for the Grenada High Commission, here in London…  Grenada is an island country consisting of Grenada itself and six smaller islands […]

Update

Hello my dear friends and kind Universe, “In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive” – Lee Iacocca I apologise for neglecting my poor blog for so long… Life has been non-stopping since my last post in January…  My day job […]

Dare to Fly

Dear friends and kind Universe, “It’s not enough to have the feathers. You must dare to Fly!”  – Cass Van Krah The commencement of the  New year boost me with enthusiasm for new beginnings, new possibilities, new thoughts, new paths and specially for a Positive, Healthy and Happy New life. ‘El Nuevo Año me llena de entusiasmo […]

Christmas Cottage

“People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy” – Anton Chekhov Hello dear friends and kind Universe, Just very briefly to share with you last Friday’s contribution as a DT member for the Brown Sugar Challenge Blog. The sponsor was Robyns Fetish. The theme was ‘Winter’, so I thought that the digital image I have to work with was very appropriate. […]

What a cute little Teddy

Dear friends and kind Universe,   “In a world where everyone seems to be larger and louder than yourself, it is very comforting to have a small, quiet companion.” -Peter Gray This is a sweet project I created last week for my contribution as a DT member for one of the craft challenges sites I design […]