Hi everyone! My world is full of faces, two art challenges and visitors this weekend! All my 29faces Feb 2018 faces are HERE. This is #13 This is also for Paint Party Friday challenge For Theme Art challenge February 2018 ‘found faces’ or hidden faces or faces everywhere I found from […]
Hi everyone! Our extra mobile had a sim card which was out of date. We opened that card… That arrow shows where all the information is. The heart of information in our phones is packed in this small packet. Wow! less than 2 mm (0.079 inch) Are you a curious […]
Hi everyone! Remember I’ve been sewing – I got two pair of pants, one dress and a scarf ready for summertime! I have still a couple of fabrics waiting but so many other projects are waiting that I need a sewing break… We visited Kiasma (the Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki) in December. This […]
Hi everyone! On Wednesday we had a LOT of snow (white on white is difficult to see but you get the idea) – on Thursday it was all gone It’s difficult to believe it’s soon March!!! jeeee! Theme Art challenge in January 2018 is ’black, white and […]
Hi everyone! We had about one week when nothing came down from the sky. It was so cool! No rain, no snow. We got even some sunshine! Last couple of days we’ve had minus temperature and light powder snow now brightens our terrace…very pretty. I got inspiration to sew again. First I had to […]
Hi everyone! Finally we have more daylight! Yes! The other evening we enjoyed LUX light show. Helsinki Cathedral looked like this here on my blog in 2011 in daylight In the evening it looked like this (too many people and other ‘blocks’ to shoot better photos, sorry) […]
Hi everyone! Hope you all are well and life is good! My break was really relaxing…lots of candles, good food and nice drinks…No hassle, no stress. This year I’ve been to gym, started studying Spanish again and found ‘bonesetting’. It’s very difficult to explain but you might get an idea from here […]
Hi everyone! It’s gone, oh yes, November!!! And now it’s less than three weeks for winter solstice! dadadadaaaa…. Can you see pica picas on top of the trees? 10.11.2017 If not, here’s a collage I tried to draw, paint a pica pica…no luck. But then I just […]
…for me. I don’t need to buy anything right now. Do you go crazy for shopping this weekend? Do you buy just for shopping or do you buy things you really need? I’m so happy November is soon gone even if it’s not been too bad this year. Challenge ‘How to survive […]
Hi everyone! What a busy week I’ve had. Mon-Tue in Stockholm, Sweden, Wed met a friend here in Helsinki, Thu hair cut, today we’re having dinner guests…so my post is very short today. Last Saturday I participated in ikebana for beginners course. It was very interesting but to really know how to make beautiful […]
Hi everyone! About leaving a comment. If you’re a Blogspot blogger you see this kind of list of options for others to leave comments: Here I click name/URL option and after that it looks (sorry in Finnish!) like this So here – as a human being – I need […]
Hi everyone! How are you? Did you have a good summer? My summer was great even if the weather wasn’t perfect…hubby had six weeks vacation so we had time to do things at home and a couple of short trips etc. And tomorrow we’ll escape for two weeks. First one week in Greece […]
will start on Monday… I’ll be offline until September, yes! It will be traveling, a painting course, hopefully more sun and warmer days! We eat oatmeal porridge every morning – our tummies are happy!
This summer has been weird. Some nice, sunny days and next hard wind, rain…right now we have a storm in Southern Finland! I played with acrylics this week. These two are just quick strokes, whoosh, whoosh… ink and acrylics acrylics This painting was originally just lines but […]
It’s midsummer weekend, midnight sun, the sun remains visible… I shot this the other evening Check how it looks in Northern Finland Utsjoki: Tie970 − Nuorgam − Tenojoki: Play lifetime Here’s a google map showing the web cam location Nuorgam, Lapland, Finland On Wed 21.6.2017 at 7:24 it […]
together is watercolor
and we have full moon today here in Southern Finland! I wake up every morning 5 am because it’s so bright (I get up later though). We’ve been painting outside walls, planted grass seeds (hopefully good ones), organizing furniture and stuff inside… This sun we bought from Egypt when we lived in Cairo… […]
You have still time to watch this little fellow ‘The Saimaa ringed seal, saimaannorppa in Finnish, is one of the rarest seals in the world.’ LIVE HERE Maybe you’ve noticed I’ve been away a couple of weeks… I’ll be on and off near future too. I don’t have time to be […]
Hi everyone! This week in our art class I played with colors. First bright yellow and then more and more layers of colors (gouache). Here’s the result. Paint Party Friday details Have a relaxing weekend!
This week has been a dentist week – we made a plan for crowns etc. Feeling a bit nervous, blue, I haven’t had inspiration to paint nor drawing. But I found this gentleman I made in January. ‘a gentleman in a long coat’ Paint Party Friday How has […]
This is it, last picture – number 29 for 29faces Feb 2017 challenge #29 and one more ‘an extra man’ I link these for Paint Party Friday where dozens of artists show their works every Friday… All my […]
Wow, this is it – end of February! #25 #26 #27 #28 Picture #29 I will post on Friday…
wow, February is soon gone and spring is peeping in a corner… 29faces Feb 2017 images #22 – 24 #22 #23 #24 Paint Party Friday Have a relaxing weekend!