Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

What I Wish I Had Been Taught About Art Series

36 stories

Photo by the author of her art space to cultivate her newfound love of creating visual art. There is a vertical canvas in the lower center of the picture surrounded by artsy space posters.
On a gray gradient background, a picture of the cow paint-by-number set promo photo including the PaintWorks logo sits on the left. The set is a close-up of the face and neck of a cow looking at the viewer on a light blue sky background with clouds. An arrow with a black-to-blue gradient sits in the middle and ad graphic of a blue hand-drawn bubble question mark, not completely filled in sits on the right, conveying the possibility of what the set could become with the artistic freedom provided.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

Writing Advice and Experiences

15 stories

A man in an open blue button down with a white shirt underneath sits at a desk with his head in his hands. His desk is littered with a laptop, notes, a book, a set of headphones, glasses, and a white mug. Around the man are three speech bubbles. The one on the top left has “Why… why do I do this to myself?” and the one on the middle left has “In November?” The one on the right has “50,000 words… 50,000 words… 50,000 words… HOW?!” in increasing font size to show an increase in volume.
A woman with her hands around her ears and a Santa cap on her head singing. The Santa cap says NaNoWriMo across the white band in Red and Green. There is a text box to the right of her with the words “10,967 to gooO! Tis the Season for oh so many words!” There are white and pink musical notes around her.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

The LEGO Diaries

12 stories

A LEGO minifigure decked out in hiking gear including a compass in his right hand and a map in his left. He stands in a real grass background. A speech bubble to the left of his face says “WHOA!” while the one to the right of him says “LEGO MAKES MUSIC?” In the bottom right corner are LEGO bricks stacking on top of each other with music notes above them. Ther are also music notes on the map piece the minifig holds in his left hand.
On a beige background, a green title reads “Keep Your Eyes Peeled for Free LEGO Gifts with Purchase” above a red and yellow present bursting open with confetti. Three LEGO sets are flying out of the present, two on the left and one on the right.
On a yellow background, a woman in the middle ponders, with her right hand on her chin and her shadow to her right. Above her is the title: “Got Space and LEGOs on the Brain?” in red with a black outline. To the woman’s left are two though bubbles, one with an image of space and one with colored building bricks. On the right is a picture of the Tale of the Space Age LEGO set box and in the bottom right, the subtitle “Tales of the Space Age May Be the Answer”.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

NaNoWriMo

8 stories

A man in an open blue button down with a white shirt underneath sits at a desk with his head in his hands. His desk is littered with a laptop, notes, a book, a set of headphones, glasses, and a white mug. Around the man are three speech bubbles. The one on the top left has “Why… why do I do this to myself?” and the one on the middle left has “In November?” The one on the right has “50,000 words… 50,000 words… 50,000 words… HOW?!” in increasing font size to show an increase in volume.
A woman with her hands around her ears and a Santa cap on her head singing. The Santa cap says NaNoWriMo across the white band in Red and Green. There is a text box to the right of her with the words “10,967 to gooO! Tis the Season for oh so many words!” There are white and pink musical notes around her.
A writer sits at a desk, pen in sweatered hand, writing on large pieces of paper. A mug sits on a coaster above the work, with a notebook to the right of it.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

Diving into Acrylics

8 stories

A black title on white background: “Acrylics Week 1”. Dispersed around are 8 paintings. The first on the left multiple lines of blue of varying dimensions. The left image below the title shows a sun shape of yellow and red while the one to the right shows 2 spirals and a smiley face. The top right shows stark jagged red and black lines. Underneath the sun are multiple dashes of purple and black. Under that is a line that grows to multiple left to right. To the right are 2 basic line portraits.
Black title on a white background: “Acrylics Week 2: Values and Monochrome” centered at the top. Beneath are two pictures. The left features three rows of squares: three in the top row, five in the middle row, and nine in the bottom row showing ever-expanding shades of gray in between the black and white hues on the left and right respectively. The picture on the right shows an apple still life in monochrome (only various shades of black and white).
Black title on a white background “Acrylics Week 3: Color, Color, Everywhere” centered at the top. Below are two pictures of the author’s work including a basic color wheel on the left and grids of color gradients on the right.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

Life Advice By Me

29 stories

A brunette singer with her hair partially up sings into a microphone with a speech bubble to her right stating “Man, I feel like a writer!” with music notes.
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Sarah-Marie

Poetry By Me

1 story

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Sarah-Marie

Travel Pieces By Me

2 stories

A vista from Colorado National Monument. A giant outcropping of rock takes up the left side, with smaller pieces at the end that break away from the main rock. Mountains can just barely be seen on the far horizon under a beautiful blue sky with wispy clouds. Shrubs dot the foreground.
On top of a detailed map of the United States likes a laptop and mug of coffee in the top left corner, a Polaroid-style camera and passport beneath them, a fancier digital camera in the top right, and a pair of sunglasses in the middle right. At the bottom there is an individual in a white shirt and wide-brimmed black hat viewed from above, a finger pointing out a location on the map, potentially tracing out a route.
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Sarah-Marie

Society Pieces

2 stories

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Sarah-Marie

Book Reviews

3 stories

The title “Tackling the Priory Tome” sits in a yell-hued text on a black background. Underneath are two photos comparing the size of the massive 800+ page “Priory of the Orange Tree” next to a more standard paperback “Packing for Mars”. The left image shows them both facing outward, sslightly from the top and the right image shows both with spine out again slightly from the top. Both still show relevant covers (front and spine).
A copy of Sourdough or Lois and Her Adventures in the Underground Market by Robin Sloane sits on a table with a Japanese-style tea mug (tea visible inside) with depictions of various kinds of sushi to the right of the book.
Sarah-Marie

Sarah-Marie

Astronomy By Me

43 stories

Image of the dwarf planet Pluto
Fireworks explode in the center of the frame. The author has used this image to show the ending of one year and the beginning of new one.
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Sarah-Marie

Monday Astronomy Picture Ponderings (MAPPs)

23 stories

A pair of interacting galaxies called Arp 273 by NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team, originally pulled by the author from the Astropix collection. The larger, top galaxy is a spiral, similar to our own Milky Way while the smaller one at the bottom is more elliptical. Both show signs of signs of distortion due to their interactions with each other.
The Perseverance Rover on Mars takes a picture of the Martian landscape. The Rover takes up most of the right side of the image, showing off its intricate parts and instruments. Hills and maybe mountains can be seen in the distance as well as a variety of rocks of different colors, shapes and sizes littering the Martian plain it is in.
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Sarah-Marie

Humor By Me

6 stories

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Sarah-Marie

International Observe the Moon Night 2021 Series

6 stories

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Sarah-Marie

World Space Week 2021 Stories

7 stories

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Sarah-Marie

Cat Stories By Me

4 stories

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Sarah-Marie

Business/ Nonprofit/ Education By Me

3 stories

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Sarah-Marie

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