Leyla, meaning “night” in arabic.
She Walks in Beauty
By Lord Byron
For a dear friend , who for many years has looked forward to the day she would become a mama. Hopefully he’ll arrive any day now!!
From the Hebrew name יְהוֹשֻׁעַ (Yehoshu’a) meaning “YAHWEH is salvation”. Joshua was one of the twelve spies sent into Canaan by Moses, as told in the Old Testament. After Moses died Joshua succeeded him as leader of the Israelites. As an English name, Joshua has been in use since the Protestant Reformation.
So, I guess the kids have been watching me in action…
This lovely piece is by my daughter who adores the Magic Schoolbus and has named her “child” Raven Parr in honor of her favorite song and The Incredibles. I especially love the exploration of cursive and the rendering of Liz the lizard.
A birthday present for a brand-new 5 year old—with some of her favorite things. 🙂 I used a new glue pen to do the glitter on this one, and it makes a huge difference!
For a little girl on her way whose mama likes dahlias and is preparing a pretty pink nursery.