Tag Archives: woodwork

Paint Your Own Dala Horse Workshop

A few weeks back I held a workshop at the Stockholm university. It was super fun and I took lots of photos while we painted. Some of you have seen a few instagram pics already, but I wanted to share … Continue reading

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The most inspiring place: my home

I had to stop and take a photo… The sun came through the window and made me smile. The H on top of my TV creates another H on the wall when the sunshine peeks in. I so love that. … Continue reading

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Where the Dala Horse traditionally is made

If you have been to Sweden you have seen the traditional wooden Dala Horse (Dalecarlian), and if not I’m going to show you how it’s made and how it looks today and tomorrow. Yay! And a reminder: the photos in … Continue reading

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Carved wooden figures at the summer exhibition

When my friend Maria came to visit we went to the Summer Craft Exhibition at Nordiska Museet in Stockholm. This year the exhibition is called Wooden Figures. Maria is a woodcraft teacher so of course she wanted to go see … Continue reading

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Photos from Jögge’s Wood Working Studio

I took these photos last year when I did an interview with the wood crafter Jögge at his home. I just loved his work place, a white studio for painting and a work place for carving and cutting wood. Enjoy! … Continue reading

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Kravallslöjd på svenska

I don’t know if I have that many Swedish visitors at all, but I just had to post this link to my friend Maria’s text. Go read it! Min kompis Maria har skrivit på Kravallslöjds blog i en vecka och … Continue reading

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My Knitting Spool

Another white item today, a knitting spool or knitting doll thingie. In Swedish we call it påtdocka. It is such a neat little item, and since I got it I’ve had it in my hand bag’s inner pocket. This way … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Art Collage Cubes in wood

Hey, look what I came up with! Three collage art cubes that is now for sale on eBay! [edit: sold!] My first auction, I hope someone will want to play with these? All three cubes are hard wood, collaged with … Continue reading

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