Tag Archives: pan pastel

Body, mind, health

Can we consider physical health the only necessity that a human needs? I doubt it. I think that to be able to function on daily basis, we need emotional health and well being as much as physical conditions. Actually we need to … Continue reading

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Art is a window…

Art is a window to man’s soul. Without art he would never be able to see beyond his immediate world, nor could the world see the man within. Love this quote from Claudia Alta Johnson. So I put it straight … Continue reading

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Off with their heads!

End november I created an encaustic piece, where the inspiration was Caroll Lewis’s Through the looking glass. Caroll Lewis’s two most famous pieces are Alice in wonderland and Through the looking glass. Even though there is so much common in … Continue reading

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Rainy day’s ATCs

This week Coby asked us to make an ATC using at least 1 Stampotique stamp for De Craftorij. Dear Coby, I am in big trouble! As you know me, I can’t use only one Stampotique stamp, they just all want … Continue reading

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Black, purple & pink

You know yesterday I was playing around with black gesso for my pendants, and as my craft sheet was full of it I thought I should use it. When my background for a new spread was ready in my art … Continue reading

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Alphabetical

Alphabetical is an art journal spread on a piece scrap laying for a while on my table, so it’s sort of an recycle page. The journaling: you need letters to form words, and you need words to form sentences, we … Continue reading

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The process of existence

At Art Journal Journey this month inspiration is Frida Kahlo, a Mexican painter, who’s full name actually sounds like a beautiful Spanish song, but who’s real life turned out to painful, even though she referred to it as “I am not … Continue reading

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Paint the sky with stars

Another music inspiration… now I go Irish, what do you think about Enya? Do you remember “paint the sky with stars”? Such a mystical music, I was falling in love with it the moment it came out (yes I am … Continue reading

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Positive words

In order to carry out positive action we must develop a positive vision said the Dalai Lama. And what do you need to have a positive vision? Positive thoughts, positive words, so here are some: I was beginning with some … Continue reading

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Relaxin’…

What makes you relax when you can’t craft? Let’s say a cup of coffee with your favorite newspaper or magazine? Why not? When I do that I prefer to have my time uninterrupted, no phone calls or other stuff, let … Continue reading

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