Monthly Archives: March 2008

See where it takes you

I have had one of the best weekends in a long time enjoying friends, visiting my favorite coffee shop, dancing all night and then yesterday I sat in the sun for hours and read the last Harry Potter book. Today … Continue reading

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Dreaming about dreaming – in a pink bedroom

I keep looking at this magazine spread over and over again: This is the bedroom I want to sleep in. I’m dreaming about dreaming in this bedroom. The wallpaper is just amazing, don’t you think? This is how I want … Continue reading

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Photos taken with my Nikon camera

My beloved Nikon d50 have been to the camera doctor. It’s now back where it belongs, close where I can reach it all the time. It was expensive to fix it after the screen broke (it fell to the floor), … Continue reading

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Kawaii means cute in Japanese

I’ve finished today’s Daily Art Card and scanned the cards from the last four days into the computer. Before that I was sitting on the stairs outside sewing together a crocheted duckling and listening to podcasts that I’d downloaded to … Continue reading

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Knitted fluff with Chinese fake wool

I’ve knitted this big airy fluffy thing. Could be a giant monster… but it’s not! It’s a shawl! Please follow and like:Related PostsIce skating on the lake Booklet Journal using Brown Paper From the Knitting Needles

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Gluing and collecting in my diary

My visual style is spilling into my diary; my writing book. It’s a good thing, and it excites me. It’s like I can’t believe what I see when I look back a couple of weeks. Did I fill this book … Continue reading

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On a Crusade to Carv my Own Stamps

For this months crusade Michelle Ward have been kind enough to send me a small package of printing block material to use when I carv a stamp! Isn’t that girl the best? You just can’t find this stuff here in … Continue reading

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Spending time by the Sewing Machine

I’m working on a TV-sofa quilt in pink inspired by a quilt I saw online. It’s a lot of work but fun. While I’ve been spending time with mom in her sewing room we are both creating a lot of … Continue reading

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Swedish Easter Witches

This is the Easter table I prefer, filled with paint, fabric, glue, feathers and other craft supplies. I bought some wooden sculptures in a plastic bag at a thrift shop last year, thinking I would do something fun with them. … Continue reading

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Weaving on paper

Daily Art Card made on March 20th and named “Weave your way there”. I was inspired by Diana’s great tutorial Handwoven Greeting Card for this one. Big thank you to Sis’ D for the inspiration. I ♥ tutorials! I did … Continue reading

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