Pinspiration #4 – Bleeding Tissue Paper Art

Pinspiration #4 – Bleeding Tissue Paper Art

Colored tissue paper bleeds like crazy when it gets wet. I found a great art project here. But before I use it for an art lesson, I prefer to try it myself. I know my luck, Murphy’s Law would kick my behind if I didn’t… Some time ago I bought this square punch, and I

Pinspiration No. 2

Pinspiration No. 2

My second Pinspiration: beautifully romantic, vintage style earrings, based on this Pin. I couldn’t find exactly the same ‘ingredients’ – it would have been too expensive to order them from overseas – but I didn’t want to make a 1:1 copy anyway. Here you can see my two color combos: Quite cute, don’t you think?

Join me for a Pinspiration Challenge

Join me for a Pinspiration Challenge

When I looked at my Pinterest statistics the other day it almost knocked my socks off: Close to 1500 pins on 67 boards!
Holy Cow… As most of my pins are creative stuff, the idea was to give all those pinned projects a try. That’s why I’m challenging myself to re-create/-bake/-craft one pin per week this year. Join me for this challenge!

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One Little Word & 12 Tags of 2015

One Little Word & 12 Tags of 2015

One Little Word, or OLW, is a word which you choose to be your “companion” for one year. The idea comes from Ali Edwards, and during the past years, it grew to be a wonderful group of creative people who support each other on Facebook. My word for this year is “Forward”. In 2014 I

Happy Birthday, Papa! Mojo Monday 380

Happy Birthday, Papa! Mojo Monday 380

Yesterday was my Dad’s birthday, so the current Mojo Monday sketch came at the perfect time. As a little eye-catcher I chose one of my vintage images, a sweet cutie There used to be a doggie sitting next to the boy, but I had to cut him off because he didn’t really look good on