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4. February 2015

machine knitting @transmediale

Hello! A happy new year! I hope you had a good start, too! On last Thursday I attended a Machine Knitting Workshop with Sam Meech at the transmediale here in Berlin. At first, in the punchard academy, we draw a working timetable of 24 hours and 7 days. This pattern was then used as a sketch for our punchcards […]

15. September 2014

Brigitte sews

Brigitte, one of Germany’s most read magazines for women, sews the Autobus-si Pillow. Check out here about the results (sorry German only): DIY Kits im Test

14. August 2014

Carving Stamps and Printing

Next date for carving stamps and printing is the 20th September. Get 10% off till with registration before 16th August! Find out more about this course here.

1. August 2014

Fruits, fruits, fruits

This years holiday week in the garden has been highly defined by lots of fruits from our beautiful and big mirabelle-plume-tree. But what to do with so many fruits? I have made some jams and chutneys. The rest is for the birds, the slugs and all others out there.

24. April 2014

New Workshop

New workshop date added. Join us on 17th of May. We will be printing on fabric with your own stamp. There are still free places available.

22. October 2013

With ruffles

I am in general not so romantically minded or a fan of ruffles. But in the case of this apron I made an exception. It is sewn from fabric I printed in blue with the OUIDAH flowers. For sewing I used this pattern. Only available digitally I had to print out 61 pages firstly and […]

9. August 2013

Painting with natural dyes

In July I had the chance to join a workshop about painting with colors we extracted from plants. It was given by  the artist Anna Gruber-Schmälzle at the Britzer Garten and she showed us how to cook faded blossoms in some water together with alum to extract the color. After mixing it with arabic gum […]

1. July 2013

IndianLove II

I just got some more stamps from an Indian trip of a firend of mine and I am wondering now with which I should print and on which kind of fabric pieces. On tea towels? Or placemats? Which one do you like the most? I think I prefer the one with the birds. What do […]

13. June 2013

Printing with Stamps

I am very happy to finally report in full about a cheery photo shoot I made in May together with “LandIdee Wohnen & Deko”. Besides the fact that a lot of beautiful photos have been taken (more later) I had the chance to print once again with hand-cut stamps. In this case a double stamp […]

27. March 2013

IndianLove

A friendly woman recently gave me a wood block stamp that she had bought some 30 years ago traveling through India. As I have never printed with such a stamp before I was exicted to try it out. Without much thinking I printed this piece of fabric. It is an very old unused bed linen […]

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