Category Archives: swaps and penpals

12 days of blogmas 2020: introduction

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With so many Christmas projects going on this year, it seemed a good year to take a swing at Blogmassing too. Instead of posting daily, I will try to post every two days from now until the 24th. I call it, my 12 days of Christmas. (so original, haha!) I have been busy making Christmas swaps and Christmas post cards… Read more »

Crafting postcards #3

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I’m currently “inbetween swaps” and have some time this week to make a bunch of post cards again. As I wrote to you in my previous crafting post I was planning to do some drawings and water colors too. I haven’t done any watercoloring before, and I actually also don’t have real watercolor. For these drawings I have used brushpen… Read more »

My Top Ten Thursday: Hobbies

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I keep missing my Tuesday deadlines these last few weeks. Things are suddenly busy around me and after a quiet few months it’s hard to have to adapt again. Meanwhile, we are now in our second lockdown. You would think I would have the time right? So this is a thing going about in the bookish community, and since I… Read more »

Crafting postcards #2

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Yes it is that time of the year again! And this year I finally started on time and actually had the time to do it: crafting Christmas postcards. While celebrating Christmas will be all kinds of different this year, it won’t stop me from sending out a big batch of post cards. I will both send-off left-over post cards from… Read more »

Getting back to crafting: postcards

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In my early teens I was an avid postcard crafter. There was a mass hype where you saved and collected all kinds of tea envelopes to use for folding techniques to make awesome postcards with. I was really really good at it and even years after the mass craze ended I still had boxes full of the collected tea envelopes… Read more »

It’s swap time again!

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Yay! It’s that time of the year again. The Christmas season is in full swing here! It started the day after coming back from our summer holiday (the end of September), when I decided to get tons of crafting supplies to make my own post cards again. And two weeks ago I slowly started decorating, but now…. NOW it has… Read more »