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Penmanship & Handwriting | Inspiration e

Penmanship & Handwriting | Inspiration en masse

I love to inspire you guys to be more creative in your everyday life. In this inspirational post I am sharing a whole long list of youtube videos and links to articles, blog posts and fun stuff (free printable, gif generator, handwriting inspiration etc) that I think you should check out when you have the […]

The Hamster on my Head

The Hamster on my Head

You see things; and you say, Why? But I dream things that never were; and I say, Why not? George Bernard Shaw Let’s draw selfies! Much more fun and original than taking them with your cell phone! Working on new journal with brown paper bags inside, but also in this one darling journal. There is […]

Creative Lettering – Techniques & Tips f

Creative Lettering – Techniques & Tips from Top Artists

Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation. Graham Greene If you enjoy pretty letters (the art of writing beautiful words by hand) in your art […]

DIY Postcards with a Message

DIY Postcards with a Message

This year I have arranged two swaps of handmade do-it-yourself postcards that was sent around in the world. Both turned out great and was fun to arrange and participate in! Thanks everyone who joined in and to those who helped spread the word! Today I feel it’s time to show what I did with my […]

Art Journal Peek: White pen on flouresce...

Art Journal Peek: White pen on flourescent pink

Paint in florescent pink is must have! Right now I’m experimenting and playing in my hand bound journal, adding pink and purple acrylic paint to watercolor paper pages. Painting is the first layer, then comes the doodle day. I work in stages, short spurts of time. Adding lines and swirls using a white pen, and […]

On Deep Writing

On Deep Writing

This week I am finding my way back to writing by hand. At night I’ve been opening my diary and writing about this and that and nothing special. And it feels extremely good. Diary writing is something I do regularly and always come back to. If I don’t do it for a while I miss […]

Everything is a Diary

Everything is a Diary

I came up with my own proverb that I wrote down in my Art Journal to remember it (on the left page in the journal spread, written in Swedish). It says; It’s better to have one crochet project in your hand than 10 unused balls of yarn in the yarn basket on the floor… :-) […]

The path to follow

The path to follow

The theme from Studio Friday today is Lost and found. There is only on thing that I constantly keep loosing and then finding again, and that is the high thoughts of my own value. It is such a beautiful thing, and yet so difficult to remember. In Sweden anything you say about yourself is considered […]