Monthly Archives: July 2006

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 … Continue reading

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Personal Postcards and Decorated Envelopes

It is so fun and easy to make personal postcards for friends and family. Make a personal postcard for someone you care for – or even for a stranger in a swap, it can still be personal if you put … Continue reading

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A couple of fabric bracelets

I’ve made a couple of bracelets using Mollychickens Bracelet tutorial: Straight from the iHanna factory: I set up a little studio on my balcony where my cat and I spend a lot of time when the sun is out. I … Continue reading

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Got the camera case blues

I love the look of quilted items! So I buy fabric to quilt with, but I almost never quilt. It just takes to much time to start a new project, and cut all those squares – yuck! I think I … Continue reading

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Balcony joy and fairys

I just had to post another pictures of these pink cause of rejoicing. Aren’t my geraniums beautiful? Hot sunshine and no rain + I forgot to give them water – and still they revared me as I was a flower … Continue reading

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Rag Rug | Layers of fabric

I feel a wee bit sorry for my self today. I have back pains and have been eating strong medicine to ease of the pain. The house is a mess and all I want to do is continue to crochet … Continue reading

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Plant a tree of love

I wanted to give our friend Johan and Maria something special as a wedding present. A small tree to plant in their new garden was my idea. The tree would remind them of the year they got married. I thought … Continue reading

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The wedding photographer

Our friends Johan and Maria got married this weekend. We had the best time ever in the finish archipelago where the brides parents live. I was honored (and very nervous) to be the one to take the wedding picture (+200). … Continue reading

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The Crocheted Amigurumi the Dude

A saying or expression I kind of like is klipp dig och skaffa ett jobb (get a hair cut and a job!) that you say to someone that is fooling around and should shape up and find the path. Like … Continue reading

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