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The Daily Art Card Project is finished

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. Annie Dillard I’ve finished the Daily Art Cards Project now. These cards have been my small big achievement of 2008. An almost daily creative base to go … Continue reading

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Inspiring Quotes: I want a big giant life

I want to share two inspiring quotes with you today. First a quote from the NaNoWriMo conclusion letter that Chris Bate sent me, even though I didn’t participate this year: If there’s one thing I’ve learned from running NaNoWriMo, it’s … Continue reading

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Sewing with fabric scraps from the trash

I am the hole in the flute that the Christ’s breath moves through. Listen to the music. Hafiz Asking the question: What if… What if… some of my Daily Art Cards were made from fabric? What if… I played with … Continue reading

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Hot hot hot

Sweden has had Greek heat all week. Gazing sun and little breeze. I’ve been to the beach knitting on an old project, swimming and reading! Life is good. I haven’t been this happy and fulfilled for ages! Tonight I’m scanning … Continue reading

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Take your skelletons out of the closet…

Maybe it’s time to take your skeletons out of the closet and into your art? Art shouldn’t have to be all pretty and cute. It’ can’t be. You’ll discover that when you make art every day you will need to … Continue reading

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Waiting waiting for words and good news

Daily Art Card from 12th of May 2008. I’ve been looking for words for a week now. Maybe tomorrow they will come? Please follow and like:Related PostsEvery piece of paper has a Story

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Online friends plus great photo and journal inspiration

Some collages from my Daily Art Challenge: I’m sharing mostly lots of inspiration from other people today. Go there; comment, be inspired, share what you like. Play, have fun, Happy Valborg, it is the gateway to long and warmer days … Continue reading

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Zentangle meditation and wet paper painting

Some wet paper painting… Arounna of bookhour craftprojects inspired me to paint watercolors on wet paper this week. I did a page in my journal and filled one of the daily art cards with flowing colors. You cover the entire … Continue reading

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The power of the mind

While traveling by train this week (3 times!) I’ve listened to podcasts and knitted on a striped cap (thanks for sending me the pattern Elena!), thinking about the power of the mind… Listening to inspiring podcasts really is something I … Continue reading

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Day #100 of daily art cards

Today is day 100 of this year and that means… yes, I’ve made 100 Daily Art Cards! Today I did a collage with a big eye in the middle. The all-seeing eye. Like many of my collages this one just … Continue reading

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