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ATC Embroidery

ATC Embroidery

In my Embroidery group, the Crazy Embroidery Ladies, we get a little kit of things to use up when we’re on summer leave. This summer we got a kit to make a ATC Embroidery. Last year’s “summer embroidery kit ” became a huge wall-hanging that I call The Dixieland Tree. This year I was hoping […]

The Sketchbook Project

The Sketchbook Project

I signed up and got my sketchbook a few weeks ago, so it was fun that so many mentioned this project in the comments yesterday. We are so many that already has signed up. It will be fun to follow along with those who post their progress online as I plan on. Well, if you […]

Moleskine – make it your own

Moleskine – make it your own

The “basic yet classic Large Plain Moleskine notebook” is one of my favorite notebooks to use as a writing journal. A.k.a. my diary. I like the black cover because it is slick and simple, but this time I felt a need for a more colorful cover. So I pimped it, what else is there to […]

I got sunshine in a bag

I got sunshine in a bag

I’m happy, I’m feeling glad I got sunshine in a bag I’m useless but not for long The future is coming on… Breakfast. The best meal of the day. Related PostsDear Photo Diary | Easter Eye Candy A Mission Statement for your life Dear Photo Diary | Paint, Rinse, Repeat

Interview about Art Journaling

Interview about Art Journaling

How long have you been Art Journaling? My answer: I started Art Journaling shortly after starting my blog back in 2004. It was then I entered into the magic new world of online creativity, craft, art and mixed media adventure. I bought Lynne Perrella’s beautiful book Artists’ Journals and Sketchbooks from Amazon and read it […]

Maneki Neko Sketch

Maneki Neko Sketch

Sitting in the shade with my Art Journal and a high glass of iced coffee. Dipping my paintbrush in water and painting with a mostly unused colour (ochre) in my paint box of watercolours. Swirling it around, making pools of water. Related PostsWeek in the Life | Misty Monday Morning Soft and faded photography Watercolour […]

Greetings from the Forest Collage

Greetings from the Forest Collage

Greetings from the Forest, original art collage. Available. Sold. Another square collage 13×13 centimeters (5×5″). You can feel the smell of warm soil and pine forest, right? Everything is still, not even the breeze wants to air today. Only the invisible chirping birds, high up in the trees are awake, singing their usual happy tune. […]

Right now I’m really digging…

Right now I’m really digging…

Right now I’m really digging the small piles of new stuff that is laying around here. I want to dive in and use them all, as usual, but summer is keeping me outside enjoying the warmth against my skin. Just thought I’d post some photos to remember that I really want to craft something with […]