2 Craft For Dad

2 Craft For Dad

Finally we are back! Thank you husband for taking care of this piece of equipment that in my mind just needs to work, but of course has its own mind as well. As a tribute to you our Fathers day post that should have gone up the week the computer decided to quit. In Australia Fathers … Continue reading

Blogging on my phone!

The computer gave the ghost. The old computer is just too old. I am figuring out the phone blogging. The craftiness will return …. Soon…, help me hoping.

Mama Creates 2: YarnHeart Project

After a stiff bout of flu, I am ready to start some new projects and ideas, but not before I show you the result of the YarnHeart project of Binky collective. They invited people to make a heart and tell them what they were thankful for in their community. My heart was of course screenprinted. … Continue reading

Sketchbooking: Watercolours and Straws

Sketchbooking: Watercolours and Straws

One of the blogs I follow is Sweet Afternoons, a blog where Alisa takes us on her adventures of watercolour. On July 10th she wrote a blog of which the pictures inspired us to use watercolour inks and straws. We also attempted to “paint” with grasses and print some leaves. Not nearly as effective as … Continue reading

2 Craft What 2 Do With The Flu

2 Craft What 2 Do With The Flu

Yes it is true Ellen and I have been suffering from a nasty flu, that is hanging around. We have not really been crafting and blogging as we are just too tired. Nevertheless we get oit the paper, decorative scissors and felt tip pens out to do away with the boredom of being sick. Here … Continue reading

2 Craft an Octopus

2 Craft an Octopus

The last time I wrote about crafting with Ellen we made splatter paintings and I promissed to tell you what we did with one of them, because what do you do with these huge paintings. Well one way we are using them is wrapping paper, but the one I want to tell you about happened … Continue reading

Sketchbooking: Coffee Filter Art

Sketchbooking: Coffee Filter Art

Ellen had a very clear wish, she wanted to draw on “those triangle things”. She pointed to the cupboard and said “we have done it before.” It took me a minute, but then I realised she ment the coffee filters. It is easy and a lot of fun. First you draw all kinds of shapes … Continue reading