Nature miracles, Photographs

Starling Eggs – Starens Ägg

Ingrid Benson har åter funnit spännande ting i naturen. Vi får en rapport och fina bilder som jag lånat från henne. Häromdan när jag var ute såg jag detta vackra ljusblåa ägg på marken. Blev naturligtvis nyfiken vilken fågel det kunde vara. Fick svaret stare på fb-gruppen Fåglar inpå knuten. Det föranledde att jag googlade… Continue reading Starling Eggs – Starens Ägg

Reblogs, What ever

Tree CD

Anna at Intefangördetdet gave me some old CDs and here's the first painting on one of them. I'm supposed to paint manhole covers on the CDs, but then Anna made a post with trees, so I just had do do one with trees first. I started yesterday And finished this evening  It felt so good… Continue reading Tree CD

Challenges, Reblogs, Reuse art, Trosa is the place

Collage making – gör ett collage

Find some friends of yours. Invite them for tea and smorgas. Have a nice time around the table and then after the teabreak suggest them that you all make a theme art piece. The theme could be Swedish summer or something else. Find some old magazines that you're done with, glue and some pieces of… Continue reading Collage making – gör ett collage

Challenges, Nature miracles

Fun with pine cones

If you have a few of these You can do this And believe it or not, but they actually work just as real flowers They shut down if it's cold and rainy. When the sun comes back they open up again Anna

Challenges, Nature miracles

Not just a piece of wood part 2

What first looked like this Later look like this What can I possibly have seen in that piece of wood? To be continued 😉 Anna

Nature miracles, Photographs


Color explosion! What can I say more than I really like tulips 😉 Anna

Challenges, What ever

Easter prep

I got a birthday card and some yarn with the intention I should do a big version of the small stitched figure on the card. It's suppose to be a nice easter pillow. I come pretty far in a few days, so this is half way. I now have to figure out background colors.  I… Continue reading Easter prep

Music inspiration

February 6 Sapmi national day

Today samis have national day. One of them is Sofia Jannok, a sami artist and actually also a painter. Just look at the paintings in this video Snölejoninna (snow lioness) This is another video with Sofia Jannok This is my land On you can see a concert Jielemen Aavoe - Jubileumsföreställning för… Continue reading February 6 Sapmi national day

Reblogs, What ever

Crotchet hats

This post remembered me of a planned post I forgot all about. It tells you all about how to make your own hat. Here's my crotchet hats. It is fun doing these. Keeps you warm in winter too 🙂 Anna

Watercolours, What ever

Red houses

The same technique as Winter wonderland. My idea was to let the white fields be that white stuff that's falling in winter time. I'm not sure it is obvious in this painting though. Anna



It's not often I do portraits, but when people turn 50 I might get the idea of trying to paint them. This one I did with color pencils. I had to stop when I was about to destroy the paper when I tried to change details for the thousand time. I probably would have continued… Continue reading Portrait 

Blogging, Challenges, Digital paintings, drawings

#Inktober 2016 #inktober 8 Rock

I'm behind schedule but here's #8 prompt on #inktober 2016 Rock/Anna

Nature miracles, Photographs, What ever

Swedish Fall nature

Swedish Fall nature is a colorful show. Just look at this. Calluna, Scots pine, Quercus robor (oak), Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan), Juniperus communis I like Fall, but I don't like that Summer is almost over. It's getting darker in the mornings and evenings here again. I like sunny mornings and evenings better that dark ones :)… Continue reading Swedish Fall nature

drawings, What ever

Face your painting skills

Stop saying you can't paint or draw. Find some known or unknown friends and get together in a painters group. Never mind if you have not painted before. Just get yourselves some painting or drawing materials. Then you set up a drawing or painting session and start painting. If you don't know what to draw… Continue reading Face your painting skills

Reblogs, Trosa is the place, What ever

Arik Brauer

   I found an old exhibition poster from a gallery i Trosa that used to show great art everytime they opened their doors for people to come and visit. This poster tells about the time the artist Arik Brauer showed his art in the Trosa Kvarn Gallery and for the first time in Sweden. It… Continue reading Arik Brauer