Tag Archives: Swedish

365 Collages | Week 22 | Swedish Headers

The titles of these collages (no 148 – 154) is quite random, but the collages themselves are all themed around Swedish headers cut out of vintage craft magazines. I love the colorful look of these Swedish text headers, and I … Continue reading

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365 Collages | Week 5 | Swedish Female Authors

Every 8th of March it’s International Women’s Day. It’s one of my favorite days, because it reminds me how far we’ve come – and that we still have a long way to go… To commemorate this important day, all collages … Continue reading

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Let’s play with Found Poetry

Here is another spread with lots of circle fascination, where I’ve also played with cut out words and created my own (Swedish) Found Poetry. I love these little poems! They make me smile because the language is old fashioned and … Continue reading

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Broderiakademin – Sweden’s Embroidery Guild

Last year there was an embroidery exhibition in town, and when visiting it I found out Sweden has an Embroidery Guild open to everyone, called Täcklebo Broderiakademi! How amazing is that? I had no idea groups like this excised. Where … Continue reading

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Creative guys that paint & write

Before I became an intensely creative person I was intensely obsessed with something else: books! I was a reading girl and books was my passion! As I’m not creating any new notebooks, softies or sweaters right now I’m finding my … Continue reading

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Restoring a book from 1945

What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books. Thomas Carlyle When I started to learn about book binding last semester I … Continue reading

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Stryk mig medhårs

Idag var jag på universitetet nästan hela dagen och gjorde en redovisning av strukturalismen tillsammans med A-M. Det gick faktiskt riktigt bra trots att jag tycker hela teorin verkar flummig. Sedan kollade jag att mina sommarpoäng inrapporterats och pratade med … Continue reading

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