Monthly Archives: October 2007

Telling myself bedtime stories in my journal

As I told you, I’ve been making art in bed. This is a page I made last week: “I’m telling myself bedtime stories in my journal singing lullabies til I cry” The opposite page I’m just splashing colours to the … Continue reading

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Writing a Novel in one month

NaNoWriMo? Ehh… what you say? Keep on reading and I’ll tell you about it! National Novel Writing Month is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing. Participants begin writing November 1. The goal is to write a 175-page (50,000-word) novel … Continue reading

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In bed with iHanna

I'm single, so I can do what ever I want to in my bed… iHanna In bed with iHanna. Tis’ time you guys join me… I’m single so I can journal, paint and do art in bed together with my … Continue reading

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My so called scarf

My friend Inger bought this blue-green yarn in Taiwan back when she lived there. Now she is knitting a scarf with it, and it is turning out very pretty. This is how her scarf looks close up; Isn’t the pattern … Continue reading

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A Creative Year – this book is a treasure

I’ve been asked a lot lately about the print on demand book A Creative Year that I made, so I thought I’d post kind of a FAQ here. Hanna, can I buy your book online? Yes, you can get your … Continue reading

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Greetings from Knit Cafe in Stockholm

Yesterday my friend Inger finally lured me out of my secret cave into the big world outside. It was just what I needed. I went to a knit cafe in Stockholm for the first time! It is open every Sunday … Continue reading

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Art journal inspiration – and a Magic Cottage

I’m creating messy collages in bed at night – and crocheting in front of the computer during the day, because there is so much fun to watch over at YouTube. I love it! It’s a growing community over on YouTube … Continue reading

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Video | My book A Creative Year by iHanna – arrives

My self published book A Creative Year arrived in the mail and all my fears subsided, because it’s beautiful! I love my book so much. Yes, yes yes! Have a look, give it a thumbs up and then go buy … Continue reading

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Patchwork on Sweater

I could make a whole blog about my mom and fill it with mom craft projects. She makes a lot of things all the time too, just like me. She thinks I’m the productive one, but I have strong competition … Continue reading

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Cotton time when joining the ripple craze

Not a lot of blog posts here this week because I’ve been crocheting. On Saturday I went for a long walk (couple of hours long walk!). Lovely autumn air and in the middle I had a pit stop at a … Continue reading

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