Tag You’re It #6

Tag You’re It #6

And another challenge! Again, I found it on the Paper Playful List. Our grandma had her 85th birthday, so the inspirational card of the TYI Challenge #6 was the perfect impulse to create this card: Thanks for the great Challenge!

Joschka, the best cat

Joschka, the best cat

Some weeks ago, our cat Joschka had his 12th birthday. He has been a member of our family since 2002, and I guess we’ve taken thousands of photos of our furry friend. He even appeared as the Cover Boy Cat in the “Literary Cat Calendar”…

Anke as a child

Anke as a child

Analog goes digital: All my childhood photos are classic paper prints, meticulously sorted in big photo albums and slowly fading because “acid free” did have no meaning back then.

Freebie: 10 HiRes Fabric Patterns

Freebie: 10 HiRes Fabric Patterns

Finally a new freebie! It’s for anyone who needs fabric textures, be it for scrapbooking or as an overlay in Photoshop. The fabric samples are not simply re-colored, they are all individually scanned. Click on the post title to view the details.

Faces in Places

Faces in Places

I’m always on the lookout for faces, I can’t help it. Not “real” faces, though… My hubby thinks it’s hilarious when I suddenly stop to take out my camera and take pics of old door handles, rusty screws or fence posts. My imagination runs wild wherever I go, and you can see what I mean

Evicted.

Evicted.

Hi everybody. If you’ve visited my site before, you’ll probably wonder: Where did all the color go? Where are the posts? To make it short: They’re stored in virtual packing boxes. Due to a severe hacker attack on my webserver, the web host told me that completely deleting all files and reinstalling WordPress would be

How to write a tutorial

How to write a tutorial

…yep, I’ll have to do that a lot. After the hacker attack, all tutorials have to be re-written. That’ll take me some time, but in the meantime, you can have a look at my Pinterest board and see what I’ve come up with in the past. Even though the pins will lead you to a

Paint Swatch Birthday Calendar

Paint Swatch Birthday Calendar

Paint swatches are wonderful! You get them for free at the hardware store, and you can use them for craft projects, for example a colorful reminder of upcoming birthdays (click on the post title for the full tutorial).