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Art Journal Peek: Bird Studies

Art Journal Peek: Bird Studies

I have been drawing a bit again. Maybe I should call this journal my Bird Journal? It’s full of Blue Birds and other bird studies, mostly imaginary. And owls… Related PostsScanning some quick doodles to play with Art journal peek: Painted balls of sunshine Art Journal Peek | Painted Patchwork & White Flower Pattern

Art Journal Peek: Bird of a Feather

Art Journal Peek: Bird of a Feather

Not only do I believe that we are all creative and artistic, I think it is imperative that we each practice our creativity and art with a certain amount of discipline and regularity. I think it’s important to form a creative practice, and experiment with as many different forms of creativity as we dare, because, […]

365 Collages | Week 25 – Foxy Edition

365 Collages | Week 25 – Foxy Edition

Hidden in the Forest This time we are heading into the forest… I had a wonderful Cut and Paste Day yesterday (a whole crafternoon with my friend), and today I’m posting seven new collages, that are, quite frankly, rather foxy looking. I hope you like them. Please leave a comment to let me know which […]

Monoprinting Experiments

Monoprinting Experiments

I’ve been watching a few fun videos about how to use a gel printing plate. I’m not sure what makes such a thing special or if it’s sold here in Sweden but I just imagined any surface where the paint wouldn’t stick would work… So I took out a big white piece of tile that […]

365 Collages | Week 24

365 Collages | Week 24

Nature’s Layers Hi again! I hope you had a lovely Midsummer Celebration yesterday! We had the best weather here with sunshine the entire day. I went out by boat to enjoy the archipelago, watch others do the Little Frog dance and enjoy my own home made picnic food. Yum! Related PostsArt journal peek: On butterfly […]

Video | A Swedish Midsummer

Video | A Swedish Midsummer

Found the video above that shows you how to celebrate Midsummer the Swedish way. I hope you enjoy! Wishing you a great day! Related PostsList Prompt #8: Music and Movies Christmas Food Odyssey Destination Gotland – let’s go explore!

Art Journal Peek: Blue Bird

Art Journal Peek: Blue Bird

Hey blue bird on my shoulder Can you carry me over? I talked to blue bird, she said why walk when you can fly? She told me, baby, life tastes better when you’re high I said hey blue bird can you take me for a ride Leave me on a cloud, I’ll live with blue […]

365 Collages | Week 23 | Pink Edition

365 Collages | Week 23 | Pink Edition

Collage time again! Have a Cup with Me Last week I posted the black and white edition. This week, I indulged in pink! It’s really fun to exlore colour through collage like this, working in a series of artwork. And pink is a colour I always come back to. Artist Season The patterned paper in […]

Eye Candy: Newborn Wool

Eye Candy: Newborn Wool

When visiting Gotland in May I came across these darling cute lambs close to where we were staying. Gotland is known for the many sheep, and in every souvenir boutiques on the island you will find a sheep of some kind in every available form; ceramics, wool, fabric or illustration on something else. But to […]

Art Journal Peek: A Combination of Thing...

Art Journal Peek: A Combination of Things

True to my June ideas I’m filling white pages in my Art Journal this month. And I am combining a lot different things on the same page. The combination of things is my favorite thing about mixed media art. I love combinations that grow over a couple of hours or days. Like doodles, watercolours, acrylic […]