Taking it easy

TAKING IT EASY

Another inky face and journalpage this week. I still don't have time to start a new painting, but I'm happy I manage at least to do...

Lazy summer days

LAZY SUMMER DAYS

It's late and I need to go to sleep. With these long days I always forget what time it is. So this'll be a quick post :-) I'm still...

 
 
 
Instagram, Gramblr, SSL and all that stuff

INSTAGRAM, GRAMBLR, SSL AND ALL THAT STUFF

The summer is still going strong here, and I'm so enjoying walking around barefoot and never being cold. It's my favorite season. Although...

SUMMER !!

SUMMER !!

The weather is so gorgeous here, the kids have finished school for the summer, so vacation has well and truly started. Almost July,...

 
 
 
Getting on my soapbox

GETTING ON MY SOAPBOX

The last few days I have been reading about the situation with the immigrant kids in the States, and I could barely believe what I...

Playing in my journal

PLAYING IN MY JOURNAL

I have decided I want to finish at least one journal this year. I don't even know how many journals I have, some are just sketchbooks,...

 
 
 
Very short post

VERY SHORT POST

I almost didn't post this week, but then I thought: oh well, I might just as well post the one drawing I did this week. I started a...

June is here already!

JUNE IS HERE ALREADY!

In May there are so many public holidays that it's always over before I know it. Since it's a new month tomorrow, I made a new wallpaper...

 
 
 
The earth has music for those who listen

THE EARTH HAS MUSIC FOR THOSE WHO LISTEN

Yes! I finished my painting! It's going to be a picture-heavy post, so be prepared! If you don't want to see all the pics, scroll down...

Map face

MAP FACE

No, my painting isn't finished yet. It takes quite a lot of time before all those colours are painted in several layers. I have been...

 
 
 
Almost there!

ALMOST THERE!

I had a bit of time to work on my painting and it's getting near the end! Although it might still take a few weeks, I know from experience...

How time flies

HOW TIME FLIES

Another month, another wallpaper! One with warm colours, to celebrate the coming of the sun. Here it is: And here's where you can download...

 
 
 
Still playing

STILL PLAYING

With my new painting. I'm enjoying it so much, I love playing with colours and this painting is one big colour-party :-) Here's some...

Spring, no, summer has started!

SPRING, NO, SUMMER HAS STARTED!

School holidays are over and I'm slowly getting back into my daily routine. Didn't have anything to show last week, which means I'm...

 
 
 
Quick post

QUICK POST

The kids have two weeks holiday from school, and somehow I never get much art done then. It's not as if they're still small and need...

March is almost over

MARCH IS ALMOST OVER

Can't believe we're almost April. Probably because the weather has been so cold and winter-y up till now. It's getting better though,...

 
 
 
Playing and doodling

PLAYING AND DOODLING

I made another doodle! Just like sketching, I've been neglecting my doodles in the past year or so, and am rediscovering how much fun...

Teach me to fly

TEACH ME TO FLY

I did it! I finished my painting! Wow, never expected it would go so fast when I started this, when was it, three weeks ago or so? Prepare...

 
 
 
Strong is the new pretty

STRONG IS THE NEW PRETTY

Well, happy international women's day to all my female readers :-) Somehow I feel this day is becoming more important every year. So...

March and it's still winter!

MARCH AND IT'S STILL WINTER!

We are having the coldest week of the winter! Yuk! Yukyukyuk! I'm sooo tired of the cold and the freezing wind, scraping ice off the...

 
 
 



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