my new project: one little word 2017 ,create’

Actually, I did not want to start with Project Life…but I couldn’t resist after Frau Bergmolch started to write more and more about it last fall. Hence, I am also into Project Life now, at least to some extend.     Project Life means, that one is documenting his events weekly, mostly in 12×12 albums with pocket...

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get messy traveling art journals

Today, I want to share with you an international art journal project I had participated. Earlier this year there was this idea about traveling art journals in the Get Messy Art Journal group. I had no idea what it was really about but it sounded interesting enough to participate…they got me at international, being creative...

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my last pocket letter

…in both meanings…the latest I made recently and probably the last pocket letter I ever made….not that I do not like making them or that I do not like the outcome…I just think I had enough….though I only made 6 in total. You can find all of my pocket letters on my blog. This one...

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get messy – season of introspection

Mixed-media, art journaling, and myself…that took a little while…I joined Get Messy more than a year ago…but haven’t been active rarely…and even more, didn’t like what I created….and then I had and still have a flow. How comes? I guess I found a way to accept my perfectionism…so much for “perfectly imperfect”. When I scrap,...

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mixed-media happy tags

I struggle with mixed-media….too much head…too little just doing…the fear that it couldn’t look nice at the end…do you have the same experience? Well, “stuggle” almost turned to “struggled” which I have to owe to lovely Frau Pony. She offered me some coaching in mixed-media and happy tags. I couldn’t resist…much more…I was very happy...

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color burst and minc test

Last weekend, I went scrapping with Tamara at Emilie‘s place. Before going there, I did fast-shopping as there was a Minc among the available machines. I love this golden-shiny-effect, but the big Minc is too expensive in my opinion. I had tried my cheap laminator but with poor results. Meanwhile, there is also a mini...

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