…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!
Previous face posts you find with a tag ‘ 29faces Feb 2017 ‘ # 18 #19 #20 #21 More faces coming on Friday…
Hi everyone! Drawing, drawing, stamping with a sponge – I’ve had a great drive this week. Have you been creative? busy? had a good week? First entries for 29faces February 2017 challenge days #15 – 17 (previous days: search with a tag 29faces Feb […]
Happy Valentine’s Day! ♥ Aurinkoista ystävänpäivää! for 29faces Feb 2017 challenge #11 #12 #13 #14 more coming on Friday… (this challenge means a lot of work but I love every minute!)
So much to do this week, drawing, stamping, painting…it’s been a fun week! Did you have a good week? Theme Art February’s challenge: use self-made stamps or blocks This time I use ready-made, next time I’ll use self-made stamps If you didn’t get […]
I post 29faces February 2017 in groups, today faces # 4 – 8 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8
….and time for 26 faces Feb 2017 Here’s #1 and here #2 #3 Paint Party Friday Have a relaxing weekend!
It’s here again! Here’s my first face #1 Join the challenge!
viiiiiuh! zakaboooo! That’s how fast days are flying… I’ve tried to paint and draw but end up just doodling… better than nothing. Here’s one. red-veined dock / villisuolaheinä for January’s Theme Art challenge ‘a title with a number’ 9 leaves teemakuun haasteeseen: 9 lehteä […]
January’s Theme Art challenge ‘a title with a number’ inspired me to draw first with pencil and to add a splash of black ink then I sprayed water and watercolor, here it’s black and white and here in color TWO to see/KAKSI näkemiseen […]
Happy this year everyone! How are you? I’m full of energy after a break. Holiday was full of food, drinks, sleep, relaxing etc. This week my art classes started again… During the break I did some pencil drawings, doodlings… Here’s one. no idea nor goal. just flow. […]
We all are busy, busy right now, so this post is soon done
8.12.2016 is composer Jean Sibelius‘s day (8.12.1865 – 20.9.1057) I love his music. Finlandia Hymn is mostly sung in Finnish but these guys sing it quite well in English, right? There are lots of versions of this piece also called ‘A Song of Peace’. The other day I visited […]
wow, that’s true, this is 1490th post! Last weekend we visited our friend’s summerhouse (used all year round). No snow. The sea looked cold. But I found some really green spots and grey beauties… This gouache painting ‘Is there […]