Tag Archives: the veranda

Week in the Life | Saturday Thrifting

After the Crayfish Party Friday I slept over at my parents, and woke up to a real Saturday breakfast on the veranda. My cat Smilla lives with my parents, in their house with the freedom to go outside when ever … Continue reading

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Summer time crafting

One of my favorite creative habits in summer is mom and me craft-time. Well, it’s a favorite any time of the year but in summer we often set up camp in the veranda of my parents house. If it’s a … Continue reading

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View through a dirty window

Summer in full bloom, everywhere. There is abundance and I try to notice it and embrace it. I take more photos in the summer. There are more looking closely at ordinary things happening. More little details of the whole. More … Continue reading

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The veranda is the place to be

When I sit down by the computer to write I think about craft and art. I think about sewing, embroidery, how to make little polymer clay flowers that I’ve sketched, painting on fabric, taking photos of pillows I’ve finished, drawing … Continue reading

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Cutting out a stencil for the first time

This weekend I’m back “outside” after winter, doing art in my parents covered terrace. Hurray for spring, approaching slowly but surely, how I adore thee! Finally some good light for taking photos while cutting out my first stencils. There happens … Continue reading

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Washes of colour

After reading the zine Play I’ve been having an itch to create on paper again. I didn’t bring my altered book because it is heavy, but before I went to the airport I picked up a couple of folded watercolour … Continue reading

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Apple tree appliqué bag

Moms summer bag is blue, mine is yellow and pink – but we both made a appliqu? house and apple tree on it! Continue reading

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Meet Tsatsiki – the Easter Bunny #1

Our bunny is a photo model for a Easter card perhaps? But then again, he jumps away… Continue reading

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