Blogging, Movies, Pastel paintings

This is why I’m not on fb In the early 1980's I saw a movie on tv that I never forgot. It was certainly not an "Oscar-film" in any way. That is not why I remember the movie. It was the content, the message, the lesson about human behavior that got stucked in my head. This memory of the film has… Continue reading This is why I’m not on fb

Books, Reblogs

Böcker och livet Books and life

Found an interesting post over at Leah's blog about books. Here's a translated qoute from that post. My relationship with books is and has always been special. I have relationships with the books, the stories, the poems and the process. I have a strong empathy and experience what the author wants to convey. I borrow… Continue reading Böcker och livet Books and life

Pastel paintings

Cat and two dogs

You see, I can make nice paintings too 🙂 Anna

Pastel paintings, What ever

Advent 2

May you all have a peaceful Sunday. Yes, I paint on everything I see, even a piece of nautre. Sorry rock, but you do so well as canvas 🙂 Anna

Nature miracles, Pastel paintings, What ever


Lemur is actually lemur in Swedish too, so now you can speak Swedish a little 😉 Anna

Pastel paintings, What ever


Found a pastel painting from last pumpkin season. What is pumpkin to you? For me it's Fall time, beautiful colors and amazing that nature can create pumpkins. Anna

Music inspiration, Pastel paintings, What ever

Hole in your soul

An Abba favorite song of mine. For those of you who says Abba is only popsongs, listen to this song, this is more. I wish I had been at that concert listening to that song back then, but I was only 9 at that time so...

Pastel paintings, Uncategorized

Apple blossom

We're not there yet, but almost. I did this appel blossom tree last Spring.  The wind is playing in the tree 🙂 Anna

Blogging, Pastel paintings, Reblogs, Trosa paintings/Trosamåleri, What ever

Libraries is our common soul

Biblioteken, vår gemensamma själ Det här inlägget gav mig iden till denna post. This post gave me the idea for this post.    I like libraries. They're full of books and people in reading silence. You might think, silence - how boring. But, there's a lot more sounds in libraries than anywhere else. You just… Continue reading Libraries is our common soul

Blogging, Pastel paintings, What ever

I Love you just the way you all are

Over at Sonofabeach I read a post that I think we all can relate to. The constant thoughts about how to blog right. Am I Overthinking This? | sonofabeach96 Jason at HarshReaLity A good blog is Hard to Find I read about the consequenses when we not allow others to blog as they want. Opinionated… Continue reading I Love you just the way you all are

Blogging, Pastel paintings, What ever

You’re my airport

This is my first Christmas with you my wp friends. I like it a lot. You are all so very kind, helpful and giving. If the world was all you, we would have world peace by now. I put one film in my DVD player every year, it may be a silly one, but every… Continue reading You’re my airport

Pastel paintings, What ever

Light is coming back!

This must be the big humpday of the year. I don't care if it's not a Wednesday. This is the greatest hump that occurs in the whole year. I'm talking about the winter solstice. We have left the dark darkness behind us and now we're getting a little more light for every day we wake… Continue reading Light is coming back!

Pastel paintings, Reuse art, What ever

Starry Night

Starry Night on a black cardboard using dry pastels. I have one more black cardboard to paint on. This was only a test. You can paint on anything. This carton I'd toss, but realized that I could paint on it. Re-use art 🙂 Anna   

Pastel paintings, What ever

The w-word has arrived 

Woke up this morning with -4,7 C outside. Beautiful frosty look on trees and roofs, but cold. I'm not ready for the w-word yet.  Anna    Snowflake:)

Pastel paintings


Lemur It's difficult to paint animals, but this lemur actually looks like a lemur, I think. Att måla djur tillhör inte mina styrkor. Jag försökte mig på att måla en lemur och hade väldigt roligt när jag målade den. Anna