Monthly Archives: January 2009

Sune Jonsson | Documenting the Rooms we Live In

Every day of our lives we are on the verge of making those slight changes that would make all the difference. Mignon McLaughlin I just read in VK that Swedish photographer Sune Jonsson died at age 79 yesterday, so this … Continue reading

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Mindless clicking, bad habits and open tabs

I mostly write about creativity on my blog. Today I will write about the destroyer of creativity… I sit down by the computer to be productive. I have my cup of coffee, I have a list of things that I … Continue reading

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Shapes of sweet lovin in my Art Journal

As you continue to send out love, the energy returns to you in a regenerating spiral… As love accumulates, it keeps your system in balance and harmony. Love is the tool, and more love is the end product.Sara Paddison I’m … Continue reading

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Buying handmade journals and notebooks at Etsy

I think there are great stuff to be found if you dig around on Etsy, like awesome handmade journals. Check out Etsy – where I also sell stuff and sometimes journals. I’ve been checking out journals at Etsy, because I … Continue reading

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Keeping a diary is one of my good habits

In 2008 I filled three whole journals with my almost daily writing; complaints, thoughts, plans, calendar drawings, questions, doodles and lists. I think I do this because it’s habitual. I started as a kid and I just never stopped. It’s … Continue reading

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My blank books still haunt me

Let us not, you and I, be paralyzed by the sometimes madness of the world. Let us follow our writing and our being inward to that quiet place within ourselves and let us be centered there. Lynn Nelson I’m putting … Continue reading

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Defining Inspiration – it’s everywhere

How do you define it, that elusive wonderful thing we all need so desperately: Inspiration. I’m trying to define it and I think it’s difficult, maybe impossible. Defining inspiration, when it can be so many different things… It’s everywhere. It’s … Continue reading

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How to Microwave Your Cat

Want to learn how to Microwave Your Cat? If you haven’t tried a Wheat Heat Therapy Pillow yet I think you should. I can really recommend you to make or buy your own wheat pillow. It’s great! A Wheat Heat … Continue reading

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There were no rainbows today, so I created my own

Big girl toys with candy – bought at a cruise this month. Taking a photo of one hand with the other hand is difficult. I love this one though. So far 2009 is not my art journaling year but today … Continue reading

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Diving into Photo Diptychs

Sophie a.k.a. Miss KoolAid, asked if I’d be interested in doing a photo project with daily diptychs (two images that work together) together with her. This is our first diptych: Team Diptych is all about Daily Photography I said yes … Continue reading

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