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When you just HAVE to make something

When you just HAVE to make something

You know that feeling you get sometimes, that you just have to make something? The creative urge hits, and you simply need to craft something together, anything. You just have to get to it ASAP. Maybe you see a color combination, a fabric, a pattern, a flower that you want to draw, and inspiration strikes. […]

A Book about Designing Patterns by Lotta...

A Book about Designing Patterns by Lotta Kühlhorn

One of my favorite book designers in Sweden is called Lotta Kühlhorn. A couple of years ago she made hew own book (Designing Patterns by Lotta KŁhlhorn) about her process in making repeating patterns and of course it was on my wish list ASAP! It’s now also available in English, so I thought a review […]

You have to keep Evolving

You have to keep Evolving

I canít keep doing the same thing forever. You have to keep changing and evolving. Thatís the magic of what we do. You canít be predictable. The second your fans think they know what they can expect from you, you become uninteresting. You have to keep moving forward. Michael Jackson Related PostsA Swipe File of […]

Quilt Improv by Lucie Summers – a book r

Quilt Improv by Lucie Summers – a book review

I don’t like following patterns even though I sometimes do, to learn something new. I prefer to freestyle my projects. I also love inspiration as you might already know. I collect inspiration in just about any form, books included. So when I spotted the title Quilt Improv on Amazon I knew it would be a […]

Art Journal Peek: Daisy Yellow & Pink

Art Journal Peek: Daisy Yellow & Pink

Here’s a Before Page in my Kawaii Art Journal. This is what it looked like when I bound the book together. One painted page and one gray wall paper page to the right, decorated with some polka dot washi tape. Related PostsArt journal peek: Turn the page Red labels to print – Free Printable PDF […]