Monster Book Update

Apparently I was too optimistic about finishing those covers in one day. This is how they look like this morning. I am working on both at the same time, because after a few new feathers, I glue them on the back so that they do not slip out of the mesh. And while the glue […]

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Gut Ding will Weile haben

We are holding/preparing a carnival challenge among the Etsy bookbinding folk at the moment. For one or two weeks I had been searching my mind for a good idea for a carnival themed book – without finding one. By the end of last week I was growing nervous that I didn’t have an idea what […]

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Strickbuch

Als ich letzten Dienstag im Regen unterwegs war, war mein Ziel ein Hobby- und Künstlermarkt auf der anderen Seite der Stadt. Eigentlich wollte ich dort Schmirgelpapier und evtl. ein bisschen buntes Papier kaufen. Aber als ich, vormals  nass und kalt, nun dampfend durch die überhitzten Verkaufsräume gewandert bin, hat mich eine hellgrüne Wolle in ihren […]

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Rainy Days

The skies are hanging low here, that’s how winter in Northern Germany usually looks like. January is usually the coldest month, with crisp weather. But this year the December played that role, and January seems to try to mimic the gray November with a lot of rain and fog. Today I went for a walk […]

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