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Tag: acrylics

summer’s over…

Hi everyone! It’s true, here in Finland summer is over! Is your summer over? The other day I picked last strawberries… We bought this hanging basket in June Three months we enjoyed these sweet berries… This week I’ve been painting with gouache, acrylics… ‘Trees with white flowers’ Paint Party Friday   ThemeArt September 2019 theme

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top three

of this week: First I heard it, then I saw it and shot a picture (not very sharp, sorry) great spotted woodpecker (käpytikka) This morning I saw this miracle Usually all greens die in my care 🙂 This orchid has been sitting by itself. Every now and then I just put it in water and

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it’s Midsummer!

Hi everyone! It’s the time of the year when most Finns are escaping to summerhouses or at least to countryside to BBQ, drink, swim, celebrate midnight sun. This is also the time when most Finns start their summer vacation, on average four weeks. I call this ‘Midsummer abstract’… Paint Party Friday   Hope you all

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We need colors!

Hi everyone! This week has been full of colors 🙂 blue, white, orange, green… My painting is a real mess of colors. It was fun to slap here and there different colors. A few details of that Paint Party Friday   Nothing special happened this week. I’ve been painting, listening audiobooks at the same time.

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snow, no snow..what next

  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

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sewing by BLOGitse

patterns for spring or spring patterns

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

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LUX Helsinki 2018 by BLOGitse

light and lights…

  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)      

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Happy New Year 2018 by BLOGitse

old year is wiiiuuuuh, only a memory!

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

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how to survive November 2017 #1 by BLOGitse

November came and snow left :)

  Hi everyone! The snow we got last week is all gone but November is here and it’s time to create images for How to survive November 2017 by Lepis. Theme is ‘SHADOWS and REFLECTIONS’ My first image, a shadow of a hand…     This image is for Paint Party Friday and Theme Art

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ink and acrylic by BLOGitse

playing with acrylics…

  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

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