Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
Acrylic on hardbord.

a greeting card to Heather Thorsen on 30 April 2013. Thanks very much Heather!
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naive art, happiness, colourful, houses, farm animals, children, elizabeth kendall

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  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 3 years ago

    *Features December 24th, 2010 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL EDITION
    ►"Featured Works Forum":


  • Thank you Mary, what a lovely surprise on Christmas Day! Much appreciated!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 3 years ago

    WISHING YOU A HAPPY HOLIDAYS, AND A BLESSED NEW YEAR. Enjoy your wonderful artwork in this great layout (the image it’s an active link)
    December 24th, 2010
    ♥ Mary

  • Thanks so much Mary and your wonderful group!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Kay Hale
    Kay Haleover 3 years ago

    This painting makes me happy!

  • Then I’m happy too! Thank you very much Kay!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Thanks for the fav too. May you have a joyful Christmas!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonover 3 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous Liz, and congratulations on the great feature!

  • Thanks Maree, jip, dit was ’n blitsige ene! x

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Debbie  Widmer
    Debbie Widmerover 3 years ago

    Wonderful work, and wonderful words! xox

  • Thanks so much Debbie!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Marriet
    Marrietover 3 years ago

    Love this! Certainly does look like a happy place!

  • Thank you very much Marriet!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Angela  Burman
    Angela Burmanover 3 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous Liz and your description is wonderful. Congratulations on your well deserved feature my friend x

  • Thanks for your welcome and kind comment Angela!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • catherine walker
    catherine walkerover 3 years ago

    That’s gorgeous ..what a joyful, happy painting..well done it’s fabulous!

  • Thank you very much Catherine, so kind of you!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 3 years ago

    How wonderful . . . it certainly does exude happiness!!! :-)

  • Thanks dear Lorilee!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • BCallahan
    BCallahanover 3 years ago

    I LOVE this painting!! what a happy and colorful piece of brilliant artwork! I love your style… and enjoy looking at all your work!
    **i haven’t been on RB in about a week! and i am so far behind… i will try to get to all your postings but it might take a while. Big Hugs my friend, and hope you had a blessed Christmas!

  • Thanks Barb, I appreciate all your wonderful and encouraging words! It means a lot for me! We had a wonderful Christmas, hope you too! Enjoy your Old and New Yearsdays!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

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