hope is a waking dream / art journal / a blank journal decorated by hand with original artwork / art gift / art lover


hope is a waking dream

a blank, hardcover journal (lined pages) decorated with an original painting on the cover and wax print on the back

front cover: wolf chases the star

back cover: a photographer at a party is thwarted by a hand; the text below is from a German language manual

on the spine are the words: hope is a waking dream

on the inside front cover page are two acetate stickers

4 x 5 3/4 x 5/8 inches

all outside surfaces sealed/protected with varnish

a highly original gift for any friend who uses a notebook

attractively packaged for gift giving

everything from my store comes with an extra art surprise

Hope is a waking dream.
― Aristotle

We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope.
― Epictetus

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely.
― William Faulkner

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