Monthly Archives: June 2010

Garden photos with texture

Early in May the magnolia buds was twirling… the violette Penses moved outside. Related PostsInkblot creatures revealed iHanna Drawing a Mandala Documenting a special day – Wedding Photography Please follow and like:

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Fun finds from my inbox

Today it has been raining all day, so a great day for sorting stuff. I have been rummaging around everywhere today, and the dust is thick in the air… Away away with old DVD:s that no one will watch again, … Continue reading

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Craft Corps – Celebrating the Crafty Community

Have you seen Vickie Howell’s new book yet? It came out in May 2010 and it is called Craft Corps – Celebrating the Creative Community One Story at a Time. Great title and nice book cover & logotype (plus I’m … Continue reading

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Long-term Project: a Hexagon Quilt

This winter I started a new quilt project, because that is what we all should do in the winter. Nest, be cozy, start big projects and drink tea. Hexagons in progress. I’m using the hexagon shape and paper piecing, a … Continue reading

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Happy Bee, happy me

Please follow and like: Related PostsWindfalls Morning Dew I like spring flowers a lot, both inside and outside

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Happiness in little flowers

Each year the flock of wildwood windflowers makes me happy as they show up in the forest. Please follow and like: Related PostsPersonalizing a Watercolor Box Handmade Mail Art for iHanna The Balcony – my positive space

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My Diary as a Pillow

Smilla is the enjoying the beautiful weather right now. When it is too hot she prefers to stay indoors in the shadow though, under a table. Each night she sleeps by my side in bed. And sometimes during the day … Continue reading

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Big Brown Paper Doodle

I found a new black marker in a drawer. It makes a beautiful thick smooth line and is the perfect doodle instrument. Black is a great outline colour that I often use when I paint. Like I’ve said before, going … Continue reading

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Tiny Chest of Drawers

Art is magic… But how is it magic? In its metaphysical development? Or does some final transformation culminate in a magic reality? In truth, the latter is impossible without the former. If creation is not magic, the outcome cannot be … Continue reading

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