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The road to Rainbow Kitten

The road to Rainbow Kitten

Creativity can take you anywhere. That’s what I love the most about creativity. You know? Sometimes, when you’re sitting and creating, and all of a sudden… Related PostsWhat’s new on my desk today Trying out Martha Stewart Craft Paints Paper Door in Book of Dreams

It’s getting cold outside

It’s getting cold outside

This morning my breath looked like smoke when I came out from our house. The days are still quite warm when the sun is out, but at night frost have been seen. When I biked to town this morning I was thinking about mittens, and the many dark days to come. I wished I had […]

Mixed media painting

Mixed media painting

This is a mixed media painting on a canvas that I made last week. I put all my paints on the living room floor and made it in steps. Started with my vellum pen, continued with Chinese papers and paint. Then I also tried a picture transfer with gel medium – and it worked. The […]

Adolescent | Assemblage Doll Painting II

Adolescent | Assemblage Doll Painting II

My second assemblage ever. I’m such a newbie at this, but I enjoyed the process and hmm.. the result too actually. Even though so many of you seem to think I’m deranged… And I don’t mind! I look at these two assemblages with dolls (they are not barbies but much smaller) and I might agree, […]

Adulthood | a try at assemblage

Adulthood | a try at assemblage

ASSEMBLAGE An artistic process in which a three-dimensional artistic composition is made from putting together found objects. Assemblage is the three-dimensional cousin of collage. [quote from here] I’ve been wanting to work with assemblage for a long time, and since I am drawn to dolls of all kinds I went with that. I love my […]

A Pink Mondrian

A Pink Mondrian

Here is a detail of my painting: I keep calling this painting my Mondrian even though it’s painted by me, Hanna, and not Mondrian himself! If I could afford a Mondrian I wouldn’t buy one anyway, hehe! I made mine in pink, even though Mondrian is red-blue-yellow, and I also used some bits of text […]

Smiling crow painting

Smiling crow painting

I’ve made a painting! It looks like this: It’s a smiling crow painted in gouache tempera on canvas (23×30 cm), with collaged flowers on top (with papers from a vintage music sheet). It was so interesting to see it grow out of a sketch (you might recognize its origins from a postal stamp image I […]