Monthly Archives: July 2013

Travel souvenirs

We’re back from our trip to Germany and The Netherlands. It was a great time for everyone (our children stayed with my parents and aunt in Germany and my husband and myself were able to spend time in Amsterdam, on Texel and in Hamburg) . Needless to say, there’s tons of inspiration that I brought […]

Thank You & Index Cards

Time to join the Link Love again (always plan to, but didn’t carve out enough time recently…) and say Thank You!!! to all my lovely visitor and your kind comments. I can’t believe how many views my blog receives these days – makes me REALLY HAPPY 🙂 Thank you all! I’d like to show you […]

Journal peek

As we prepare for our vacation, I try to catch up on my journal AND cover some of the challenges I participate in. I like to peek into other’s journals, so I thought I share mine again (even though those pages are not finished yet). We went to a castle nearby last weekend – they […]


To me, inspiration comes mostly from nature. I am just amazed by all the different structures, patterns, details, a tiny single plant contains. I am easily overwhelmed by the beauty of a feather, or the shell of a snail, the wing of a dragonfly… the list goes on and therefore, I don’t really run out […]

On my desk…

…a few days ago: …two of my journals, covered by some scrap paper experiment with acrylics (that’s one of the birds that I sketched in my job-journal, that I showed you last week) three more cards for ICAD bird books sketch paper some more tea filters (no new birdies yet, sorry!) several markers and a […]

Peek in my journal…

…the one that is a mix of weekly journal, smash book and art journal (I tried to be consistent, when I started this one, but… 😉 During the week that is shown in my journal (Beginning of June! not July ;)) Elderflowers were blooming everywhere (we love them – especially as syrup and in jam […]