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Tin Can Assemblage

Tin Can Assemblage

In the Coursera class that I took this summer (Introduction to Art: Concepts & Techniques with teacher Anna Divinsky) I made three of the assignments (you had to make two to get a diploma). I showed you the collage of Forever Summer and now it’s time for a look at the first assemblage in a […]

365 Collages | Week 40 | The White Editi...

365 Collages | Week 40 | The White Edition

Collage: In vain This week of collages turned out all white. It just happened like that. I made one collage and was inspired by that one to build others that were similar. The same feeling, but from different perspectives. Imagine standing in a sand storm or in thick fog. You can’t see the details but […]

DIY Doily Easter Egg

DIY Doily Easter Egg

There are a gazillion fun ways to recycle and find new ways to use those old crocheted doilies, but this has got to be my favorite so far. It’s the Easter Egg I received yesterday filled with candy. It’s made by my crafty mom and I love it! For this DIY Doily Easter Egg mom […]

Vintage needle holder gets new life

Vintage needle holder gets new life

This is my needle holder, part of the makeover series before and after. I found a vintage needle holder with slots for spools around it, at a flea market one summer. When in painting and recycling mood I took the time to spray paint it white. Again, instant gratification craft, oh how I love thee! […]

What is on TV tonight

What is on TV tonight

What is on your TV tonight? This is what is on mine: My beautiful white H that was specially made for me by my wood crafting friend Maria Lu. It has been in a craft exhibition at the library for a while, but now it is finally where it belongs, with me in my home. […]

The magic of white paint

The magic of white paint

Before – and after! I thrifted this herb shelf in a flea market for 5 SEK, then repainted it white. What a difference. The magic of paint continues to amaze me. I wish I could repaint the world! ;-) My little shelf won’t contain any herbs really. I’m planning on hanging it by my art […]

Mångfaldens hus / Diversity House

Mångfaldens hus / Diversity House

I am looking forward to fixing the vintage trays I bought. Today I started to prime a lot of my thrifted finds; white. Jag ser fram emot att fixa med brickorna. Idag grundade vi en massa saker, vitt. Tr?brickan jag k?pt och sp?nkorg och br?dkorg som jag f?tt av mamma. Hon har haft dille p? […]