About me

Mitt foto
I am a creative mother of two and grandmother of four wonderful kids. I like to create with the grandchildren so they learn to play without toys. Have always drew, painted and stitched. Like to reuse old things. Maybe a chair gets a new style or a few plates becomes a cookie dish. So create cards and paintings fit me. Lives in Sweden, Karlstad

söndag 31 mars 2013

Something old and something new

SAM_0717     SAM_0719 (574x640)         SAM_0718 (640x480)

The newspapper is from 1953!
Im entering:
My Time To Craft  Challenge #215 Use an old book, Newspapper or Magazine   7-4
Sentimental Sundays   Challenge #148  Shaped cards  7-4
Totally Tilda Challenge  Challenge #68 Shaped card 6-4
Word Art Wednesday  Challenge #73 Anything goes  3-4
MilkCoffee Challenge  Anything but square  11-4
Tuesday Alchemy  Challenge #53  Over the pastel rainbow 8-4
Paper Crafting Journey  Robbon or Lace  5-4
Broken Box Stock  Challenge #23 Think spring 12-4
Crafty Ribbons Challenge  Challenge 42 Anything goes whit ribbons 12-4
The Corrosive Challenge  Challenge #171 Spring Fling 15-4
Crafts 4 Eternity  R#117 Cute as you like 5-4
One Stitch At A Time Challenge  Challenge #157  Spring  7-4    40

Wating for spring

Im entering:
Stamp and Create with Magnolia  Challenge #6  Spring whit animals  13-4
The Ribbon Girls Blog March   Add flower  7-4
Magnolia Licious Challenge   All about spring  8-4
my mum´s Craft Shop  Challenge 3 Spring has sprung  1-4
Hanna and Friends  Easter or Spring 12-4
The Sisterhood of Crafters  Is it springtime yet  8-4
Broken Box Stock  Challenge #23  Think spring 12-4
Crafty Ribbons Challenge  Challenge 42 Anything goes whit ribbons 12-4

White with a little imagination .... nice to dream away sometimes


Im entering:
addicted to stamps challenge   Challenge #53  White card- only stamp must be colored  14-4
Crafts 4 Eternity  R#117 Cute as you like 5-4

torsdag 28 mars 2013

Happy Easter to U all out there……

SAM_0701     SAM_0704 (800x600)

I made a card whit Tilda and her bunny and I wish  for a great Easter to U all!!

Im entering:
Tuesday Alchemy  Challenge #53 Over the pastel rainbow  9-4
Divas by Design challenge  Use Metal  4-4
Crafty Creations Challenges   Challenge #215  Easter 4-4
Incy Wincy Designs  Use pastels  3-4
Crafty Ribbons Challenge  Challenge 42  Anything goes whit ribbon  12-4
Craft your passion challenge  Challenge 155 Make it Cute  2-4
Mygrafico Challenge  Chaellenge #148  Anything goes   9-4
Brown Sugar Challenge  Challenge #34 Anything goes  29-3
Creative Belli   Challenge #166 Easter  11-4
Bearly-mine Challenges   Challenge #79  Girly pink  3-4      WINNER!!
Tilda´s Town  Challenge #45 Think Spring  29-3
Creative Moments   Challenge 13  Animals 3-4
Inky Impressions Challenges  ICC #103 Easter or Spring  3-4
The Sisterhood of Crafters  Easter/Spring  9-4
Stamp n doodle  Easter or Spring 4-4
4 crafty Chicks  4CCC #135 Easter  3-4
Paper Crafting Journey  Ribbon or Lace  5-4

tisdag 26 mars 2013

Victorian Mortisia……


Im use a digi from  The Paper Shelter

Im entering:
My Time To Craft!  Challenge 214  Gothic  30-3
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge    Use a digi  2-4
One Stitch At A Time Challenge  Challenge #156 Use a digi  31-3
Crafty Creations Challenges   Challenge 214  Embossing 28-3

For a little girl….


Im use a digi´s from The Paper Shelter  "Sophie in the country"

Im entering:
The Paper Shelter  Challenge 104  Let it be spring   27-3
Craft your passion challenges  Challenge 155  Make it cute    2-4
Incy Wincy Designs  Use pastels  3-4
Bearly-Mine Challenges  Challenge #79  "Girly Pink"  2-4               WINNER!!!
Bunny Zoe´s Crafts   March Girly  9-4
Forever Friends Challenge   Fortnightly challenge 58 girls   9-4
Simon Says Stamps Challenge  Easter/Spring  28-3
My Craft spot  Challenge #92 Strings and things  3-4

måndag 25 mars 2013

A jar of Candy…for the Easter party!

Embossing dry and heat....

Im entering:
Glitter n Sparkle Challenge   Challenge 25 Animals 30-3
Created With Love Challenges  CWLC 34  Easter all thing that glitter  1-4
Dream Valley Challenges  Challenge 53 Pearls and Lace  7-4
Carabbie Moments of Craft  Challenge 33 Animals  4-4
Polkadoodle  Embossing 1-4
WOW! Embossing Powder    The wow 2013 challenges march  2-4    WINNER!!!

söndag 24 mars 2013

It could be magic…. or not!!



Im entering:
Eclectic Ellapu  Whimsy or funny  1-4
addicted-to-stamps-challenge  Easel Card  1-4
PanPastel UK  Challenge 12  Photo Inspiration 31-3
Delicious Doodles Challenge  Challenge #28 Fairies  30-3
Stamp and Create  Fur or Feathers  1-4
Papertake Weekly Challenge   Easter Treats  26-3
Pattie´s Creations Design  Easter  5-4
Anything But a Card  Spring  1-4
challenges 4 Everybody  Challenge #16 Anything goes 31-3
Creative Inspirations Paint  Anything goes 7-4
No Matter Which Challenges   Challenge #7 Anything goes  1-4
Word Art Wednesday  Challenge #72  Whit Crafty Secrets 28-3
The Crazy Challenge  CCH #141  Fairies and flower 2-4
My Heart Pieces Digital Stamp Challenge  Not to be square  30-3
Sentimental Sundays  Challenge #147 Stitching  31-3         WINNER!!!

lördag 23 mars 2013

Friends forever….



Im entering:
Divas by design  Babies and Toddlers  27-3
Wags´n Whiskers Stamps  Challenge 100 Friendship 5-4
Creative Craft Challenges2   For the kids 3-4
Crafty Sentiments Designs  Flowers Galore   26-3
Brown Sugar Challenge  Challenge #34  Anything goes  28-3
Totally Paper Crafts  Challenge #159  Easter Eggstravaganza   29-3

fredag 22 mars 2013

This weekend will be creative, I hope anyway.....

So it's Friday again! Today I donate blood so you do something good for someone else who needs it more than me. Then it will try to create some new paintings, found some really nice frames. But they will get a makeover before using them. Tomorrow we will see when the grandchild Oliwer play floorball and then I go home and try to be a little creative.

Wish you all an incredible weekend

Love and Hugs//K8

torsdag 21 mars 2013

Yin and Yang….. let´s dance


Im entering:
The Corrosive Challenges  Challenge #170  Just dance  1-4
The Cheerful Stamp Pad  Challenge #56  Let´s dance 2-4
Creative Cutting Challenge  Challenge #12  Anything goes  31-3
Challenges 4 Everybody   Challenge #16  Anything goes  31-3
Love to Create Challenge  Challenge #57  Anything goes  25-3
Bearly-Mine Challenges   Challenge 78  Anything goes  26-3
Craft Door Magazine  TTCRD  March 19-25th  Anything goes  26-3
Craft your passion challenges  Challenge 154  Ribbon or Lace  27-3
The Shabby Tea Room  Week #158  Anything goes  27-3
Crafts and Me challenges  Challenge #125  Button and bow  27-3

This one is for my beautiful daugther...

From a little girl to a beautiful woman, who now have their own children ..... time goes so fast!!

Im entering:
Word Art Wednesday   Challenge 72  Anything goes  27-3
ABC challenges   21  Bring on the flowers  25-3
Crafty Boots challenges   Flowers  1-4
Red Carpet Studio challenge  RSC #28  Ribbon  24-3
Sentimental Sundays  Challenge #146  Anything goes  24-3
The Shabby Tea Room  Week #158  Anything goes  27-3
Lexi´s Creations  Challenge 86  Special female birthday   1-4

That would be a dream.....for a child

Tuesday Throwdown  #39  Space adventures   26-3

tisdag 19 mars 2013

A pretty girl and her bunny...

I use a digi from Sherri Baldy "My~besties "Bunny Girls My~Besties" and made some flowers of petals! Add some button, ribbon, butterfly and sentiment....Happy eastern!!

Besties challenge  Challenge #10  Include a sentiment     25-3
Created With Love Challenges   CWLC 33 Button up  25-3
Glittern Sparkle Challengeblog  Eastern/Sping colors  24-3
The Cutie Pie Challenge  Challenge #40 Cute easter  1-4
LEJ Designs Challengeblog  No 45 Add a flower  25-3

söndag 17 mars 2013

Just because.....

The stamp says:

Because I love you as you are and I want to give you everything I have.
Let me carry you when you are weak, you mean everything to me.
Do not be afraid, I will walk beside you

Cuddlebug Cuties   Sunday Linky Party

Im  entering:
Eclectic Ellapu   Baby cards 24-3
Totally papercrafts   2013/03 challenge 158 easel cards   22-3
Pin and tack  2013/03  spark your creativity now challenge #7   Anything goes  31-3
Word art wednesday    2013/03  challenge 71 anything goes   20-3
Tuesday Alchemy    2013/03  challenge 52 anything goes   26-3
Reasonable ribbon.  2013/03  rrr  challenge 68 flowers ribbon theme   29-3.
Tildas Town   Challenge #44 Anything goes   22-3
Glittern sparkle challengeblog  Challenge 24   Spring color  24-3
Flutter By Wednesdays   Challenge #231  Any winged creature  21-3
incy Wincy Designs   Created a shaped card  25-3
addicted to stamps challenge   Challenge #52  Easelcard  1-4
Come and Get it Challenges  Its baby week  24-3
No Matter Which Challenges   Challenge #7  Anything goes  31-3

lördag 16 mars 2013

So I try another blog ....

One should do a little different everywhere, but it's about the same things you always do.

From my other blog:

Something for the baby…… when the spring is coming!!

Converse for baby
A jacket for the man, a dress for the lady and shoe´s for the baby…. they all got something now!!  Rött hjärta
Im entering in the follow challenge:
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.se    2013/03  put on some pink    20-3
http://anythingchallenge.blogspot.co.uk    Challenge 88  Seeing double  26-3
http://tuesdayalchemy.blogspot.se/    Challenge #52   Anything goes    28-3
http://totallypapercrafts.blogspot.se    Challenge #157   Punch it   15-3
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.se    Callenge 260  Anything goes   21-3
http://movingalongwiththetimes.blogspot.se/   MAWTT Spring is in the  air    21-3
http://bunnyzoescrafts.blogspot.co.uk    2013/03   monthly  challenge march girly  8-4
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.se   2013/03  week 157 oh-so pretty in pink    18-3

A new spring dress….

SAM_0645         Klänningskort
A little something for the ladies…. :-)      (my first)
http://www.panpasteluk.blogspot.se/   Challenge 10  Girly theme  16-3
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge 197  Springtime  16-3
http://thesquirrelandthefox.blogspot.se/   Challenge #39  Autumn or spring   22-3
http://tuesdayalchemy.blogspot.se/   Challenge #52  Anything goes   26-3
http://pinandtack.blogspot.se/  Challenge #7  Anything goes  1-4
http://craftysentiments.blogspot.se    2013/03    Hello spring   19-3
http://brownsugarchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge #52  Easter    14-3
http://avadareschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge #9 Easter or spring  22-3
http://bearlymine-challenges.blogspot.se   2013/03   challenge  #77  Easter  19-3
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.se/   Challenge 201  16-3
http://pattiescreationschallenge.blogspot.se   Challenge 63  Green    22-3
http://thesweetpeastampers.blogspot.co.uk     Spring colors  4-4
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.se   2013/03  week 157 oh-so pretty in pink    18-3

Birthday for a man…

SAM_0642          Anders 60
My very first try to do a jacketcard….!!
http://eclecticellapu.blogspot.co.uk     Birthday….   17-3
http://vssweetideas.blogspot.se/  VSC #9   Masculine  1-4
http://marksfinestpapers.blogspot.se/   Challenge 150  Shaped Cards   16-3
http://theprettylittleribbonshop.blogspot.se   2013/03   march challenge 20 happy birthday   30-3
http://cardztv.blogspot.se    2013/03 its so you  ctv  stamps dt challenge  22-3
http://mygraficocrafts.blogspot.se/   Challenge  #147  Anything goes  25-3

To all the moms out there…

Happiness is to be a mother, then grandmother!    Rött hjärta  To see them grow up to be independent, confident and strong people.  It is happiness for every mother….Skrattar
My entries whit this:
http://www.totallygorjuss.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge 174   To mum   17-3
http://crafts4eternity.blogspot.se/   R #114   Marvellous mums  14-3
http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.se/   Challenge 52  Mothers day   23-3
http://lovetocreatechallenge.blogspot.se/  Challenge 56   Lavender & Lace   18-3
http://cinspirations.blogspot.co.uk/  Challenge 204  Happy mothers day  13-3
http://bearlymine-challenges.blogspot.se/    Challenge 76  Mothers day   12-3
http://creativecraftchallenges2.blogspot.fi/  Challenge #5  Mothers day 19-3
http://songbirdchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge #15 Mama, I love you  16-3
http://stampandcreatewithmagnolia.blogspot.nl/   Challenge #4 Spring whit pastel  15-3
http://magnoliadownunderchallenges.blogspot.fr/   Challenge #187   Happy birthday to us    16-3
http://youmeandmagnolia.blogspot.it     2013/03/  Challenge  9 happy-birthday
http://tildastown.wordpress.com             2013/03/08/   Challenge 43 anything seasonal    14-3
http://pictureandscrap.blogspot.no/   Udfodring 50   Brug pastelfarver 14-3
http://craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.se/   Challenge 153  Two colors  19-3
http://sentimentalsundays.blogspot.se/   Challenge #145  3 embellishment that starts whit B: Botton, bow and bling  18-3
http://thecupboardtrilogychallenges.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge #9  A mothers love   29-3

Design Team Call at Sister Act Card

I make an effort and applies to the DT of    Sister Act Card whit this 3 cards
We’re looking for a design team! Would you like to be part of the first ever Sister Act Card Challenge? We are looking for 8 full time members. A variety of styles will be put into consideration. The term runs from April-September. The blog will air on Fridays. Still interested? Then check out the requirements:
You will be required to make 1 project a week-Anything Goes
You must be able to meet deadlines
You must have an active blog
You must link our challenge and the DT members in your sidebar
You must be a teamplayer
You need to be able to communicate in English
You will be required to leave comments on participants blogs
How to Apply:
    • Write a post on your blog showing your top 3 cards
    • Link up our challenge blog in your post-help spread the word
    • Link your post below
  • Please make sure there is a way for us to contact you on your blog
This call runs from March 1st-March 22nd.

Weekend… :-)

Italy, Arenzano....  love it!
Italy, Arenzano…. love it!
Feeling perhaps not entirely sure to write in English but I will try. Talking is no problem, you can always get others to understand what you mean.
Just like a child, it is always a beginning!
At last weekend! Worked, leaving blood and looked after grandchildren. The husband has cooked salmon and served a glass of wine. Now you can just relax and enjoy the rest of the evening. Tomorrow is a new day with new opportunities! Wishing you all a wonderful evening… xo//K8

Magical moments….do we all need!!

http://cutiepiechallenge.blogspot.se/   Challenge #39 Magical   26-3
http://cheerfulstamppad.blogspot.se/   Challenge #55  Land of Enchantment  18-3
http://sentimentalsundays.blogspot.se     2013/03  challenge 144 fairies with wings   10-3
http://thesquirrelandthefox.blogspot.se   2013/02   challenge 38 fairy tale or fantasy  8-3
http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.se/   Challenge #69  Anything goes  7-3

For a little girl…

SAM_0617          Rosa mix
http://eclecticellapu.blogspot.co.uk/    Create something for a child  10-3
http://craftysentiments.blogspot.se/     Pretty in pink   11-3
http://tuesdaythrowdown.blogspot.se/   #137  Lace – doilies 12-3
http://craftuscrazy.blogspot.se/   Challenge 38  Anything goes whit Saturated Canary   15-3
http://ppp-makeitmonday.blogspot.se/   MIM # 130  Saturated Canary  10-3
http://saturatedcanarychallenge.blogspot.nl       2013/02/  challenge 38   13-3
http://craftyribbonschallenge.blogspot.se/     Challenge #40  Anythings goes whit ribbon   13-3
http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.se/   Challenge #69  Anything goes  7-3
http://citycrafter.blogspot.co.uk/  Challenge 149   Shades of pink  12-3
http://www.totallygorjuss.blogspot.co.uk/ Challenge 173   Anything goes whit pink  10-3

Something new and something old…

Ulimate Pro from Crafter´s Companion UK  works every time.  The photo is from 1923, my grma!
http://mytimetocraftchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/    Challenge #211 Embossing   9-3
http://deliciousdoodleschallenge.blogspot.se/   Challenge #25 Yellow   8-3
http://sketchycolors.blogspot.se/  #153  Pink, peach and green  10-3
http://crafts4eternity.blogspot.se/   R #113 Tic tac toe   Lace metal and yellow   8-3
http://glitternsparklechallengeblog.blogspot.se   Challenge 22  Ladies Card    9-3
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/  Week 196    For a lady   9-3
http://thecupboardtrilogychallenges.blogspot.co.uk/   Challenge #9  A mothers love   29-3
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.se/   Challenge 258  Something old  7-3
http://digitaltuesdaychallenge.blogspot.se           2013/02    challenge  199 birthdays   5-3
http://www.emmascardsuk.com   Challenge 14  Vintage 1-4
http://www.crafterscompanion.co.uk/blog/crafterscompetition   2013/03/01/  march challenge vintage  31-3
http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.se/   Challenge #69  Anything goes  7-3