Monthly Archives: June 2008

Photography, Art & Writing – new blogs

This is the second and last part for now with star-marked (new to me) blogs added recently to my long Link Love Page! This time it’s blogs that deal with Art, Photography, Good Life, Writing and Web-stuff! Plus some Swedish … Continue reading

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Watercolor Mixing Chart

Inspired by Nina Johansson I did this color mixing chart in my art journal recently. It was a great exercise because I forget to mix colors and just use them as they are when I paint! And it was a … Continue reading

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Making a quilt – adding the edge and finishing

It is finished! My pink quilt is finished! It’s a bundle of love when it is folded like that, and spread out on the floor it is a feast for the eye. I think I’ve used almost every pink fabric … Continue reading

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Make a Pizza Postcard with Summer Greetings

Have you ever seen a Pizza Postcard? I hadn’t either until I made it up! After Mikael and I had pizza the container box went into the paper recycling bin as usual. The day after I was making collages in … Continue reading

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A Mindful Summer – Breathing in, breahthing out…

Breathing in, I am aware of my whole body. Breathing out, I smile at my whole body. I did this page in my writing diary yesterday. It’s about what I want this summer, what I’m going after and sending out. … Continue reading

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May inspiration in images

Awesome Tattoos. Soft street art. Embroidery and patterns. Cute kittens. Jars of colorful material and beads. Yum. Images found at flickr in May and made into a big mosaic picture by me. Click on the image to see the credit … Continue reading

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I’d rather be in the studio – a book review

I read Alyson B. Stanfield’s book I’d Rather Be in the Studio (the Artist’s No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion) from the first page to the last when I got it in the mail – and loved it! This book is about … Continue reading

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Knitted Graffiti Art – what a hooligan I am!

My first knitted graffiti! Well, to be honest, my first graffiti ever I think! I just haven’t meet people that was “in to” this kind of stuff before, but this Sunday we were a bunch that sat outside and made … Continue reading

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