Monthly Archives: February 2012

Collage: Just be brave

Original Art Collage: “Man or mouse” (or just be brave). 20 x 20 centimeters (7.8 x 7.8 inches). Sold. When I look at this collage, one that I did in November, I notice how much I love it. Also, I … Continue reading

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Scrappy me-messenger bag

I’ve made myself a new bag, and taken it out for a walk. Its a very sturdy and nice bag with hand sewn edges, lace and imagery. I like the big lid and the chocholate coloured interiour. There’s also a … Continue reading

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Photography: Where to look

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Pretty stamps and postcards

Postcards by Robyn in the US and Juju in UK. Some of the postcards I’ve gotten is not put in the postcard binder, they are still up on my Inspiration Board, like these two pink ones. I’ve also got photos … Continue reading

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Recycled book turns Postcard Ring Binder

I love getting handmade postcards and mail art – and of course that’s why I arrange the now annual DIY postcard swap! And I keep everything I receive. Postcards have been laying around here and there, mostly in boxes where … Continue reading

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Sustainability vs Free

Can you support yourself as a blogger by giving everything away for free? The short answer is: NO, nobody can live on nothing! I’ve listened to the latest CraftyPod podcast episode, this time all about The Art of Letter writing, … Continue reading

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Handmade Postcards | DIY Postcard Swap 2012

Wanna swap handmade postcards? If you want to swap handmade postcards with me and hundreds of others around the world, please add your address to my newsletter and you will be informed when the next one starts. Thanks everyone who … Continue reading

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Peek into the doodle diary

No, sorry. It’s not really a doodle diary, but it could be. On some pages there is just not much room for anything else. But on most of them, I leave a little room for later writing: The diary pages … Continue reading

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A green flower growing

Collage painting “Growing bigger” by iHanna, Available at Etsy! The collage “Growing bigger” turned into a painted collage. It’s a bit bigger (20×20 cm = 7.8×7.8″) than I usually work, but still square. I really like it, it reminds me … Continue reading

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Postal Flow

Something really strange happened in my post box this week. I got several “lost packages” all at once without explanation. I so wonder where they have been all this time?! The above magazine (and some stickers, vintage rub-on letter sheets … Continue reading

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