Monthly Archives: October 2011

Before & after: the turquoise table

It’s time for a new series on tis’ little blog, and it’s about my re-painted furniture and stuff in my new apartment! I could call it turquoise bliss because turquoise is my new favorite colour, but I’m calling it before … Continue reading

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Turning the world black and white

These photos are from the same walk as the ones in a love letter to autumn, but these I like better black and white. Especially the bridge above, with the arches making it into repeat pattern. Like the ones you … Continue reading

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I believe I am an Artist

Maybe it should’ve said I believe in my heart that I am an artist or I am an artist at heart (even if the world doesn’t know)… What ever! I don’t care, it’s finished. It is what is and it … Continue reading

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Peek into my art journal: a yellow flower

This page started as a big flower doodle, drawn with black ink on watercolour paper in my art journal. It sat like that for a while until I decided to make it a yellow flower. I like colouring my own … Continue reading

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Seeing Embroidery Everywhere

I really like the thread nests, but maybe it’s this ATC, in all its simplicity, that is my favorite: Please follow and like:Related PostsEmbroidered Polka Dots | Pencil Case Magazines, social bookmarking and videos ATC’s for me

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Love letter to Autumn

Dear Autumn, I love how colorful you are – and ever changing. I know you prophesying a much colder season but still you yourself are so full of warm colours and beautiful sunshine. Please follow and like:Related PostsSnow covered Landscape … Continue reading

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Thread Nests Artist Trading Cards

I’ve embroidered a few Artist Trading Cards this summer. After a while even small pieces becomes quite a body of work. Little experiments. Artist trading cards as sketches. Thoughts that are not yet finished, and still they are finished work. … Continue reading

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Un univers poétique

I am transparent and writing becomes visible inside me words in invisible ink which appear when the paper is held to the fire! Tomas Tranströmer (in translation) So Katze, a painted cat, was inspired by German, and this page in … Continue reading

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Katze and her katze person

A peek into my open Art Journal. A bird is singing outside my window. I have a sketch I did on a post-it-note at work, but it doesn’t guide me. I am guide-less, on a journey to paint something. Please … Continue reading

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Webdesign & Embroidery in Sweden

As I’ve mentioned before I am a member of what I fondly call Sweden’s Embroidery Guild, also known as BRAK. It is a non-profit organisation where I am part of the board and also editor of the member magazine. And … Continue reading

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