Swap-bot Time: November 29, 2022 8:39 pm


Date Joined: May 16, 2017
Last Online: August 13, 2022
Birthday: May 1
Country: Sweden
Instagram @paintthehedge

About Me

Hi, I'm german, but I'm living in Sweden.

I love traveling, gardening, growing vegetables and herbs, reading and doing arts.

I'm a markmaker. So everything arts related interests me.

I am not a native speaker, so please be patient with my humple english.

Is there anybody from sweden here? If yes, please send me a message! I would love to swap with you!


Please, if you don't receive a swap from me, contact me. I don't click sent until the swap is at the post office and no longer in my hands. I will usually rate the same day I receive the swap.

Favorite Books

I love all books!!!

Novels: History, Fantasy, Adventure

All -really all and every!!!- books about arts.
Artists, Art history, instructional, how to...

Travel descriptions and science books.

Books about ancient cultures

Favorite Music

That really depends on my mood.

All classical music. Esp. cello, opera, piano, choir.

folk music,

pop and rock.

Movie Soundtracks

Favorite Movies

Everything adventures and scifi and humor.

Star Trek, Lord of the Rings, Bridget Jones, Gladiator, Indiana Jones, Alien, Dune.

And... british and french comedies.

Favorite Television

I like documentaries and educational tv. Esp. about Arts and history!

And series. Same kind as the films. Star Trek,

Babylon 5,

X files,


Game of Thrones,



Primeval, ...

Favorite Crafts

I'm a mixed media artist.

I do painting, sketching, collages, book binding. I love to make my own papers, especially for my collages. I do handmade papers. Handcarved stamps. Handcuted stencils. Junk Jornaling.

I love to make ATCs. That's why I'm here!


Not to many, I think.

Glossy stickers on ATCs, because it look horrible, mostly.

Digital ATCs, because I think they should be handmade and not out of a printer.

Found image ATC’s. That's not art.

Titanic, Dirty Dancing, Soap Operas ...

Pickled beetroot, soy milk, salted chocolate ...

A to Z

Some things I like:

A- Ancient cultures, animals, ATCs, Arthurian legend,

B-Books, bookbinding, buddah,

C-Colours, chocolate, Copics, collages, canvases, celtic art, castles, chinese culture

D-Dogs, dragons, dinosaurs, drawing, decorated paper, deserts,

E-Ephemera, elephants

F-Fairies, fencing, foxes, flowers in bright colours, fantasy,

G- Gardening, gothic architecture,

H-Harry Potter, handmade papers, handcarved stamps, horses, herbs, hedgehogs, history,

I-lreland, iceland, internet,

J-Junk Journals, jaguars,

K-Knights, kingfishers,

L-London, labyrinths, legends and sagas,

M-Mixed media, mermaids, middle ages, mysteries, museums, mosaics, mushrooms,

N- nature, nougat,

O- Owls, orange, old olive trees,

P-Paper, paper, paper.., penguins, puffins, palm trees, printmaking, paint, polar lights, poppies, pirates

R-Reading, robins, riddles,

S-Sailing, stencils, stamps, scotland, squirrels, shells, spirals, science fiction,

T-Tigers, turquoise, turtles, tarot, tibet


V-Vintage, violet,

W-Watercolors, paint, crayons and pencils, woodpeckers, witches, witchcraft

X- X-Files

Y- yellow

Z-Zentangles, zen

Things I would love to receive

I appreciate everything you like to send me. I will happily give it a try.

washi tape samples

Small collage pices for my ATC creations are great, too.

I love all used postage stamps. I do collect stamps with animals (esp. the wild ones), dragons and very colourful stamps. And all art related stamps.


Fullsteampowell rated for ATC’s-A-Go-Go, Round 4!!! on Jul 5, 2022
Comment: Great selection! Makes me glad I made this swap international. :)
Comment: You really went above and beyond! Such a cool ATC!
sjbult rated for ATC’s A-Go-Go: Round 3! on Apr 14, 2022
Comment: These are lovely! Thank you so much for the beautiful ATCs
Comment: Thank you so much having animals on it made it so close to my heart. Stay safe, and be we'll.
sunrising42 rated for Four Seasons ATC- Spring on Jan 16, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the BEAUTIFUL ATC! I also really like the die cuts you sent and can't wait to use them in some art. Thank you!!
jenred06 rated for Pink Winter ATC on Jan 11, 2022
sunrising42 rated for ATCs A-Go-Go on Dec 31, 2021
Comment: Thank you SO much for such an amazing swap. All the ATCs you made are spectacular!!!
luv2kraft rated for I love snowmen atc on Dec 28, 2021
Comment: Thanks do much for the lovely hand drawn. Love it!
chaiwitch rated for 3 Layer ATC #7 on Dec 9, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the fun ATC and perfect book page extras!
turnsoleluna rated for Three Layer ATC - #6 on Nov 30, 2021
Comment: Oh Esther, danke! Each layer is lovely. The handmade paper is a colour combo I adore. And the postal stamps are very much appreciated. Great swap :)
Bramble rated for Four Seasons ATC- Winter on Nov 30, 2021
Comment: Absolutely love my winter card and all the extras. Thank you so much.
lrm1980 rated for I love Hearts atc on Nov 27, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the beautiful ATC and all the fantastic extra goodies! What a great swap! 💕
HaoHaoHao rated for Who loves washi ? :) on Mar 18, 2018
Comment: Thank you for a beautiful swap. I loved everything, but the caticorn washi was more than I could have ever expected. Where did you find it? Thanks so much!
Padoom rated for MEGA Fan of Washi #1 on Mar 4, 2018
Comment: Thank you so much for the fantastic washi tape samples you sent! I appreciate the extra stickers as well! Take care!
jlink rated for Fan of Washi #3 on Feb 28, 2018
Comment: thank you for the great choices my favorite is the trees!~
nadithings rated for Who loves washi ? :) on Feb 28, 2018
Comment: Thank you! I really like the caticorn selection
SanVHM rated for Who loves washi ? :) on Feb 22, 2018
Comment: Thank you so much for the awesome selection of washi and the extra's. Have a great day!!
Mammybarnes rated for ATC: 3 ATCs Swap #3 (Intl) on Nov 16, 2017
Comment: Great ATCs love them and all the great extras. Thank you. Nice hand carved stamps 😊
Comment: Thank you
SamiE rated for October Senders Choice on Nov 14, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the darling ATC. Like the way you did it. Thanks for the stickers, too.

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