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Tip-in Pages | Women of Influence

Tip-in Pages | Women of Influence

Tip-in Pages? Hmm… I participated in my first tip-in swap arranged by Lisa Vollrath. Tip-ins are loose art journal pages /spreads that you can swap, and then tip-in (add into) your own journal. I knew what I wanted to do before I signed up and I had so fun making the six pages (five for […]

Flower pin

Flower pin

I’ve made a flower pin. Isn’t it cute? An easy and fast craft – and so fun. I will have to make a few more soon, because I have oh so many small fabric scraps that I could use. Here are some more flowers from my parents garden this summer: Related PostsQuick Craft: Pom-pom – […]

100 % wool – a yarn shop visit

100 % wool – a yarn shop visit

These pictures is from a newly opened yarn shop, 100 % ull in Torekällberget owned by a danish lady who knits and felts beautiful things with yarn. I’m so glad I brought my camera because when I see yarn shops in other blogs I just smile, it all looks so… great. The whole shop smells […]

Fabric & treasure hunt

Fabric & treasure hunt

Summer is all about utflykter and shopping (actually thrifting) with mom. This week I went to Nykping with mom and some of her friends, to look at local thrift shops and fabric shops. Some houses in Nykping. Isn’t it a cute little town? We had coffee in a cute caf and in the evening we […]

Tree Climber Girl

Tree Climber Girl

I know, you’ve seen her before. But at Studio Friday today it’s Art Studio Sidekicks, or four legged friends. And this is my sidekick, I guess (haven’t heard the word before): Isn’t she magnificent? Related PostsA Cat is great Shabby Chic Decoration Homemade Soup Cat’s eye – what do you notice

Very small things that brightens my day

Very small things that brightens my day

I’ve been thrifting and crafting but have not yet downloaded the photos to the computer, so can’t show that yet. But I wanted to show one of the most beautiful things I’ve bought – ever. A tiny glass mat, with a vintage looking rose print. I don’t know who designed it, but I love it. […]

Too Old for Dolls

Too Old for Dolls

Are you too old to play with dolls? Or collect them, like them and comb their hair still? If not (and I don’t think we’ll ever be too old for play), here are some great inspiration for playing with dolls for real: Juju Vail’s dolls Lynne Perella has invited artist to do something with a […]

Coloring with water soluble oil pastels

Coloring with water soluble oil pastels

When I sit down with my art journal lately, which is not too often, colours have exploded into it. I am picking pinks and greens, orange, yellow, red and blue! Kaaa-boom! See what I mean? I love my water soluble oil pastels! Water soluble oil pastels Water soluble crayons are very versatile. I like the […]