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#55 REUNITED WITH MY BEECH-NUT ORIGINALS – A JOYOUS AND JARRING EXPERIENCE

I was joyfully jarred when I received an email that said: “Judy, I have over 80 of your Beech-Nut Artwork masters. Please contact me! No joke.” It seems that a lovely art director, named “K” rescued my original art from a dumpster. I am very thankful to her for saving my artwork and returning it to me 18 years later! Continue reading

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#54 INTERVIEW WITH A FOOD ARTIST

I have gotten satisfaction from experiences in my career where there wasn’t any monetary compensation. This post is an example of that. Continue reading

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#53 MY NUTS WERE LIKE DIAMONDS

I’m coming out of my shell to share one of my nuttiest jobs! But seriously, this was a really fun post for me. Continue reading

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#52 BEING OPEN

Being open are two simple words that have had a huge impact on my life. Creating “Illustrating My Life” gave me such an expansive feeling and the connections I made with people who found my blog were inspiring. For me, that was priceless! Continue reading

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#51 THE YOGURT WAS CREAMY, TILLAMOOK WAS DREAMY

My illustrations adorn at least thirty labels of yogurt for Tillamook Dairy Company. Working for them is definitely dreamy! Continue reading

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#50 TRANSFORMING MY LIFE

Five years ago, I named one of my posts “I Started Out Flakey and Then I Went Nuts. It was because I had illustrated an entire line of cereal boxes and mixed nut labels for Publix Supermarkets. Well, I seriously considered naming this post as Part Two: “I Started Out Flakey and Then I Went “Coco”nuts!” That’s because I am going to share the process of illustrating a Tillamook ice cream bar with a coconut flake coating. Continue reading

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#49 I RAISED THE BAR (AND TOOK A BITE)

Taking a bite out of an ice cream bar might seem simple, but it was a little more complicated than that! Continue reading

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