Friday, March 26, 2010

My cover art on Sargasso and my lovely pouchies!!

Hello everyone!! I have news news!! Today I received in the mail the Sargasso book and my work published  on the cover yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!! 
I been waiting for it and it's finally here! It took them a while but it is here at last.
For those who are not quite sure what the book is about I will talk about it with you.
Sargasso is a book a peer reviewed journal of literature and culture edited at the University of Puerto Rico.
It publishes critical essays, interviews, book reviews, and some other creative works. Sargasso particularly welcomes material written by/ about the people of the Caribbean region and it's multiple diaspora.
I thank Dan E. Walicek Managing Editor and the Editorial board for including me in  this wonderful book.
In this issue it talks about poetry, Juxtaposition, essays and reviews.

Now that I have shared with you such wonderful excited news. I have more to share with you.
I finished my art pouchies scroll down and take a peek. Absolutely lovely and more to come!

Have a lovely weekend!!

My beautiful art pouchies!!
On Etsy!

I made this pouch for me. I decided I wanted to go in another creative direction by using words of wisdom poetry. This pouch is done on canvas ink with a bamboo calligraphy and used Vinyl plastic over it and zipper.

This one here I decided to keep for me!! I love the colors, different from what I'm doing right now. I used decorative fabric and cut out hearts stitched to my pouch. 


  1. Congratulations. That's wonderful. I love your pouchies. I love painting on canvas too. Again, congratulations.

  2. Congratulations on the front cover!!! Looks wonderful.
    And those gorgeous pouchies...on my wish list. They are fabulous (and you are so productive).
    Have a great weekend.

    Jacky xox

  3. Congratulations for your work on Sargasso book Magaly,it's great!!!
    And I love your new art pouchies! All are amazing :)
    Happy weekend!! Un abrazo fuerte :)

  4. MAGALY, congratulations...what an honour! I'm sorry I haven't been around much...having to deal with some very personal heartbreaks, but thankfully for my wonderful husband and family's love and support, this too shall pass.

    I love your little pouches...must have one!! Have a great weekend, mi linda amiga.

    Muchos Abrazos,

  5. WaaHoo! ConGrats! On the Cover!!! You go Girl!
    You are Fabulous!
    I can't believe all the beautiful pouches! WOW!
    You are always creating such great work!
    XOXO - Cindi

  6. I love all your pouches...esp. these two (one with words and other with stitching). They are YUMMY!!!

  7. Congratulations for the cover!!!!!!!!!!
    It looks great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ...and the other stuff in your Etsy!!!!
    I love all of them! :D

    Best wishes

  8. how completely awesome is your cover?
    your art rock girl!
    it always brings a smile to my face, just when i see something i want that speaks to me, you come up with something else and the two argue over me...
    im having a hard time.


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