Monthly Archives: November 2008

Make this year your Art Journaling Year

Be the change you want to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi A spread in my current Art journal/altered book. View this page large! Chris thinks she needs to say thank you to me in her open letter, but of … Continue reading

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Curtsy to the tune of Now

The title of this Daily Art Card (from 9th of November) is “Frans Kafka”. I did the collage and added a little piece of magazine text that says something about a flower that is called Frans Kafka. It made me … Continue reading

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Updated Etsy with Swedish Collage packs

I’ve updated my Etsy shop with old new stuff, and I will keep adding more stuff during November! I’m hoping some of my spiral bound notebooks and log cabin pillowcases will find new homes before Christmas!? Why not give yourself … Continue reading

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Thrifted Finds | Archive box, Owls and a fat Buddhas

Time for a thrifty post, don’t you think?! Mom thrifted this box for me. It’s a little archive box that is so handy to have! I really like the size and the patterned paper on it, I’m filling it with … Continue reading

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Jesse Reno’s book Truth will measure

I bought artist Jesse Reno’s book Truth will Measure a few weeks ago. And I love it! I don’t by art books very often, I think this is maybe the second time in my life that I’ve splurged on a … Continue reading

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Something to Crow About Art Journal

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change. /Charles Darwin This is my ongoing Art Journal, I call it Crow About … Continue reading

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Name Game – How to Title your Art

I love giving titles to things. Naming is an activity I love and I do it fast and without much effort. I name my art pieces, my blog posts and all of my art journals! And I take pride in … Continue reading

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Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos

Spanish is one of those languages that sounds extremely nice in my ears. I wish I could speak it, but at least I can say Dia de los Muertos all day today. It’s a Mexican Holiday that any artist must … Continue reading

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