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Under a pink moon

Under a pink moon

I’ve finished an artist trading card called Under a pink moon. Last year I wove two ATC backgrounds for embroidery, one is orange green the other one purple. The fabrics I used is hand dyed by Kristin Shields. I love all the colours I got from her. I call this ATC Under a pink moon […]

Hosting a Swap is fun and timeconsuming

Hosting a Swap is fun and timeconsuming

The DIY Postcard Swap 2010 is closed for signups and most postcards have been sent out, some already received around the globe. Thank you! I’m breathing a bit easier over here, thinking that this was a great experience and trial for me. I have been wanting to host a swap for a few years, inspired […]

Odd ball charm zine by Alma Stoller

Odd ball charm zine by Alma Stoller

Last week I received Alma Stoller’s zine Odd Ball Charm ! I got issue #5 and I wish I had all of the previous ones because they are so cute – and all about craft projects too! I read so many crafty blogs and books and look at so many projects that you wouldn’t think […]

The Little Mermaid Doll is sailing

The Little Mermaid Doll is sailing

As soon as I got an invitation to Michelle Geller’s Mermaid Swap I had the vision that I wanted to create a little mermaid doll. I kind of saw her in my head, and I think she turned out very well. Her painted face is difficult to photograph because it looks streaked, but in reality […]

What fits into a matchbox?

What fits into a matchbox?

I signed up for the Matchbox Swap, asking myself; – What fits into a matchbox? – Nothing really I guess, it is so small… So I couldn’t resist the Matchbox Swap, I had to sign up and join, just to see what I could give away that would fit inside a small sized matchbox. I […]

Tip-in Pages | Women of Influence

Tip-in Pages | Women of Influence

Tip-in Pages? Hmm… I participated in my first tip-in swap arranged by Lisa Vollrath. Tip-ins are loose art journal pages /spreads that you can swap, and then tip-in (add into) your own journal. I knew what I wanted to do before I signed up and I had so fun making the six pages (five for […]

A Chunky Book page

A Chunky Book page

I singed up for Joleens project Vintage Valentine, a chunky book where 40 artists contributed with 40 pages each. Joleen got them all and sorted them out, bound them together with a big fat spiral binding. This is how I made my page, the first chunky book page ever, or hmm… the 40 first ones! […]

Vintage Valentine book

Vintage Valentine book

I got the Vintage Valentine chunky book this week, just one month late (we were promised to get them on Valentine’s Day last month). I don’t mind that it was late though, since I live in Sweden I was expecting it to be come late. And now it has arrived! Isn’t it amazing? I’ve never […]