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AnnaDecou hand decorated vintage Christmas ornament, Serveittentechnik handgearbeitet Vintage Weihnachtsornament.

Vintage Heart Christmas Decoration / Vintage Weihnachtsherz Dekoration.

What is awesome in decoupage that there is an unlimited amount of shapes and objects that one can decorate. :D In this season, I have managed to make few beautiful Christmas ornaments in a heart shape. You can see them here and here. The silver heart is hanging on our window decoration and the one with […]

AnnaDecou Xmas handmade decoration, relief outliner, Weihnachtskugel, handarbeit.

7 more days to…

Exactly in one week we will celebrate a unique day. A day in which 2015 years ago our Savior was born – Jesus Christ. It will be the first Christmas since 11 years in which I won’t work. That allows me to finally and fully celebrate this special day. I am very grateful that I will […]

AnnaDecou handmade decorated binder.

Part XI. Awesomely decorated binder.

Binders were first objects that we decorated at the course. I love the whole design. Background hues are perfectly combine with the motif. One can not distinguish that the sunflowers were glued onto painted surface. At the front of the binder one can find a name of a school, in which I attended for the training. […]

AnnaDecou handcrafted wooden storage box. Aufbewahrungskiste.

Rowanberry – perfect box for woman who loves big necklaces.

One of the first boxes decorated in Germany. :D A wooden hand decorated box with Rowanberry design. Perfect storage for small souvenirs, objects that recall your memories or just for jewels – even the big ones. A beautiful box for a gift. Size: 23 x 15 x 4,5 cm. Here you can see a beginning […]

AnnaDecou wooden box African motif, magnetic fastener.

Traveler – adventurist!

Funny, it seems we forget what is a pure excitement when we get older. A traveler can deeply enjoy his journey when he entirely trust to God and his guidance, then the fear has no right of existence. I don’t know how may years have passed, but my whole body and soul experience an excitement […]

AnnaDecou decorated booklet file folder, black roses, relief outliner

Ugly plastic turns to black roses on marble.

Some time ago I got this booklet file folder to practice my skills on plastic. I wanted to use something that will be useful and last for a quite long time. It is not my favorite material, but it is good to know how to work on it, especially if one is a fan of recycling. […]

AnnaDecou frame, gift, photo,

Part IX. Is that really a…

This interesting frame was made during the course (see more here). It is hard to believe, but that’s a fact, it is a plastic photo frame. When I saw the frame as a raw product, my first thought was yuk – white plastic eyesore. A quite good piece was created with some work and effort […]

AnnaDecou. Canvas background painting.

Part VII. Decoupage on canvas.

Decoupage on canvas is one of very useful technique I have learned at the course. It taught me literally, how to paint a background around a motif that those two create one consistent wholeness. I saw some of the work made by my teacher in her workshop and I was really amazed. From far one […]