Tag: vintage

Mixed Media: Wonderland Shadow Box

Words cannot express how happy I am to finally have enough time to give you something GOOD: this Wonderland Shadow Box!

I simply took 2 weeks off from work so I could clean my house and finally spend time on what I love: creating and making stuff! This video took forever to make (about 6 days, including video editing), but the result is absolutely wonderful. I hope you all are inspired to create something of your own as well, be it a shadow box or something else!

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Personal: KreaDoe

Last Thursday, November 1st, I ventured out to Utrecht, to visit the biggest DIY market in the Benelux: KreaDoe!

It was advertised to have everything DIY related, from yarn to paint and from paper to clay. It was a short trip, as I live very close to Utrecht. I had my wishlist ready & was looking forward to the event for months!

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Mixed Media: Steampunk Mermaid Box

It was a rainy Thursday afternoon & I still had this gorgeous Graphic 45 “Voyage Beneath the Sea” paperpad lying around. Coincidentally, it was also Graphic 45 founder Diane Schultz birthday last month! It was cool to read the interesting article about her on the Graphic 45 blog here. I dediced to make this Steampunk Mermaid Box from two empty chocolate letter boxes (from Chocstar!) I kept in my stash for almost a year! The “before” boxes are on the last picture.

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Crafts: Beautiful Timeless Voyage Collage

Beautiful Timeless Voyage

Last Sunday I finally found a little window in my busy schedule to create this vintage collage. I still really love the Tim Holtz cloches, so I decided to incorporate one into the design, as well as some pretty flowers and vintage pictures.

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