Monthly Archives: November 2005

The Lost Knob

Wanna view a painting and repair project of mine? Okay, here it is: Bought summer 2004, scraped this autumn and painted last month. The fun part was the scraping, but it was quite dark and we made a mess on … Continue reading

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Knit with Katarina Brieditis

I got the Swedish knitting book Lust att sticka† by Katarina Brieditis, one of very few Swedish craft women†that is well known in media and that has an official image. She†makes a lot of cool stuff, this book included. The … Continue reading

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In dark times, illuminate! /iHanna Right now the sunrise is about eight in the morning, and then the sun sets at two o’clock in the afternoon. I’ts quite dark around here really, and most people miss the sun compleatly when … Continue reading

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Dear Santa Wish list 2005

Today, I’m pretending I’m eight years old, and still getting lots of presents for Christmas! This is my list for Santa.’ Dear Mr Santa Åhlens (big department store here in Sweden) have started to sell a new line of Japanese … Continue reading

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Art Journal Spread: Harmony

There must be harmony. A new spread in my journal. Please follow and like:Related PostsArt Journal Class 2016: A Journey Within – A Year of Handmade Art Journals Journal Spilling by Diana Trout – book review Interview about Art Journaling

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Spinach soup in UmeŚ

Instead of crafting tonight I’ve been stuck by the computer, bidding on online flea markets and browsing old photos for my first flickr group UmeŚ where you can see how beautiful it is where I live. Please join if you … Continue reading

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Art Doll | Maj my third art doll

My third art doll is called Maj, because she has a yellow may flower in her purple yarn hair. This flower is a symbol of spring in Sweden, and children sell them all over the country in the spring, visiting … Continue reading

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I made this!

Hey, look, what do you think? Remember the fabric I bought a couple of weeks ago? Now I’ve acctually made something of it – and it fits! It’s my first shirt and I really like to wear it, wich is … Continue reading

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The sweetness in life are friends

Studio Friday Theme: Sweetness! What is the sweetest thing in your life? I don’t need to think hard to come up with a good answer here. I think good friends are important, not only in general life, but more importantly … Continue reading

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Knitting in pink | Thick n’ quick

This yarn doesn’t really go well with orange knitting needles, but it won’t stay there for long, it’s a quick knit this time. If I could have thick soft yarn in wool with great colours (like pink and green and … Continue reading

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