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revlie
the Netherlands
here's the deal: i create. a lot. i can't & won't choose. scrapbooking. crochet. sew. me: stubborn. talk too much. laugh too loud. chocolate. martini. sweet.
Interests: scrapbooking, chocolate, sewing, chocolate, crocheting, chocolate, anything crafty and some gooood chocolate.
Recent Activity
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this dude. has the talent of getting hurt. last weekend he caught a ball in his face at a soccer match. pretty dang hard. bloody nose, cleaned him up, and he was ready to roll again (tough cookie). he was throwing up afterwards at home. his hand was also hurt... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at REVolution
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ohhhh we worked so hard. and finally finally it is time to open my Revlie shop! lot's of mixed media stuff, but also stationery and my own line of products! curious? come celebrate with us on October 25th from 13.00 till 16.00. there will be goodiebags if you spend 20... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2014 at REVolution
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wow. turning 40. already. when did this happen? and the fun part is: I LIKE IT. i LOVE it even! i've never felt this good in my life. i feel strong. i've finally managed to deal with my fear and anxiety issues which had been haunting me for years and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2014 at REVolution
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ohhh how i missed this! Sanne played the violin for about 1 year when she was 8-9. i really really was sad she decided to quit, but hey it's her life, her choices. she choose soccer. lots of her friends played soccer and she really had fun during the matches.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2014 at REVolution
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ohhhhh. it was so much fun Saturday on the very very first workshop in da Revlieshop! so many lovely sweet ladies! i got some lovely pictures from my very sweet friend Kirsten, so you get an idea :) my mixed media canvasses on the wall behind the register. starting with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2014 at REVolution
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remember this post? with Birgit's gorgeous stamps?! well. i selected a winner (random number generator thingie used :). Dear Saskia van der Heide, YOU are the one! JIPPEEEEE. you won the gorgeous LEAFS stampset from Birgit! Saskia, please send me your address (revlie.schuit AT gmail.com) and you'll receive happy mail... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at REVolution
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"Haken & Kleur" | this is such a beautiful book, i can't help but tell you what i think. remember, it's a Dutch version, but i believe it's already in German too, so English will be following shortly :) this book is written by two very very talented ladies. Saskia... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at REVolution
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hello and welcome to the Birgit Koopsen and Carabelle Studio Blog Hop & Giveaway-> scroll down for the details! as you may have heard Birgit recently released her first collection of 6 mixed-media stamp sets with Carabelle Studio. and they are AMAZING. brilliant even. NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER IN MY... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2014 at REVolution
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this month it's my turn on One Little Word and i choose the word FEAR. fear is such a strong word and it had such a strong grip on me. for years. HAD. yes. past tence. HAD. no longer. journaling is in Dutch: it took me 39 years, but for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at REVolution
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ohhhh. and i'm so happy & full of energy! seriously. since about 8 weeks, i stopped eating sugar (and less carbs). but sugar was mostly THE problem for me. i was like craving food every minute of the day. constantly looking for cookies, chocolate, candy. after i had dinner, i... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at REVolution
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{seek light}. a gorgeous overlay i used on a sneak of one of my new canvasses. it's an app from VRSLY, and the sweetest & very talented Kal Barteski has created a few gorgeous overlays. you might want to check this out. your pictures on Instagram will beam. i'm sure... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at REVolution
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i looooove to follow ecourses and i thought, maybe i can share a few of my favourites. maybe you would love to learn too. or maybe you are just curious what the hack i'm doing with my time. hehe. sure not cleaning! one of my favorite ecourses is one that... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at REVolution
just a few seats left for the secret workshop the secret workshop is here! on Saturday September 27th I'll learn you how I create my mixed media canvasses. it really is NOT that hard. it's all about giving yourself permission to play. let go. and enjoy to create with a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at REVolution
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every single day i try to do something for my shop. and it's feeling better and better getting more the look i wanted it to be. it's pretty dang hard to get that feeling birdie! TODAY my new ezine is coming out with more details about my secret workshop. if... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at REVolution
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{Denise, Margaret, Linda, Emmie, Elles et Moi} i am so freaking proud of these girls! as many of you know, i own a company called "Artifex Support", a company for secretarial services. now we also created Artifex Service, a company for customer care services, especially for publishers. and since we... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2014 at REVolution
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Suzi Blu is one of my favorite mixed media artist. she's crazy. talented. crazy talented. she takes you with her on a journey in her mixed media fantasy world. she makes you believe you can create anything. and in fact. you can. she makes you feel ok with whatever you... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at REVolution
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so THIS lovely canvas is going to be the very very first workshop while the shop is still closed. so actually kinda a bit of a secret workshop. we'll sneak around in the shop, keep the lights dimmed and feel VIP-kinda workshop. it will be in September and i'm working... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at REVolution
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yes, running 2 business at a time, hiring 4 more new fulltime employees, starting a huge project in the office AND setting up a brand new shop, can be a bit too much. but i'm still marching. and i've just created my own brand new logo for the shop. REVLIE.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2014 at REVolution
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i love her. i just love her. she's so cute. don't you? oh this lovely art journal of mine is filled with so much different styles, techniques and things on my mind. so now it's a phase of girls. maybe they stay. maybe not. but it's all good. i just... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at REVolution
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so last week we came back from Spain (yes i seriously need to upload some lovely pics) and i had a week of drawing. crocheting. jump in the pool. drink cappuccino. draw some more. i took my gelato's and a lovely waterbrush with me. my Moleskine art journal. a pencil... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2014 at REVolution
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{not all who wander are LOST} new art journal page for One Little Word. are you playing along yet? it seriously is so much fun to just get a word, and play with that word. what thoughts come to mind. what feelings. do you want to scrapbook, art journal or... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at REVolution
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back home after a lovely fun filled week in Spain. and it was so relaxed. drawing. coloring. reading. jumping in the pool to cool off. eating. drinking. sleeping. and repeat. the hotel was gorgeous. quiet. and relaxed. the beds not so. my goodness, they sleep on hardboard or something. the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at REVolution
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it has been quit a while since i have made a new crochet pattern. you know life, webshop, companies, real shop, kinda got in the way. but things are turning out more fine each and every day. this cute crochet doll isn't finished yet. it's all in order of my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at REVolution
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Wednesday July 16th, 2014. only 2 more days school left. Friday they only go to school till 10 am. to pickup their reports, and say goodbye to the teachers & their classmates. i was in a hurry so a really messed up bun this is. after i took them to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at REVolution
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i have to be honest. i'm so upset by the horrible news a plane from Malaysian Airlines being shot down above Ukraine, that i haven't felt like updating AT. ALL. i keep reading and rereading the news article. getting sick to my stumach. so many innocent people. and CHILDREN. complete... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at REVolution