Friday, May 31, 2013

2013-05-31 WIP (work in progress)

This is the only WIP (work in progress) you guys will get before me and Amanda Gargac's Artwork are done with our pieces for the "Artist vs. Artist"-project.

//Inaa Häggström

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

2013-05-28 Drawing/Sketching Violin-video (with sound)

So now I have added sound to the video and it automatically became so much better :)

//Inaa Häggström

2013-05-28 "500 cotton sticks and post-it notes"

Don't know many artists that uses 500 cotton sticks and post-it notes for their artworks haha :)
But I certainly do!

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Saturday, May 25, 2013

2013-05-25 Rose nr.2

Rose nr.2
Chalk and charcoal on A4-sized paper (21cm x 29,7cm)

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

2013-05-22 'Karen's Rose' - R.I.P.

Karen M. C. 1993-01-28 / 2013-05-18

I dedicate this rose to my friend Karen who passed away on 18-05-2013 in a tragic accident. I do still wish you all the very best and hope you're in peace. 
Always loved and always missed ♥

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

2012-05-21 Thank you

Most of you all know that me and my fiance recently lost a common friend of ours in a tragic accident. She was only 20 years old, recently announced she was expecting a baby and also had huge wedding-plans. But, she sadly lost her life too soon and will always be loved and missed. 
I thank you all who earlier beautifully worded your sorrows for our grieving for all of us who knew her 

I will not be online as much here or on the blog as before, you might occasionally see my name around, but I will announce when I am fully back again. I also want to thank World's Best Professional Artist Society for understanding my choice in waiting with fully finish my website and uploading my works there during these hard times. 

Have a lovely summer and I hope you'll all be there whenever I come back again. Be safe and take care of each other 

Lots of Love
//Inaa Häggström

Monday, May 20, 2013

2013-05-20 Artist vs Artist-project (Alice in Wonderland)

As you all know - due to a tragic accident me and my fiance have lost a dear friend of ours, and I am going to be on a break from now on. 
But as I've promised before, today is the reveal of the first "Artist vs. Artist"-project with Helena from Life starts with a pencil - by Helena known from Facebook. 
So my dear readers, I give you....

Alice In Wonderland
(Belgium vs. Sweden)

The author of the story is the English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson who first wrote it in  novel-form back in 1865, and was published under the name of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland".

Belgium's piece
Helena's piece is made with different set of pencils. And it's clear to see that it's her version of the wonderful Disney-movie from 1951.

Sweden's piece

My piece is made with charcoal and different colored chalk. 
All made on A5-sized paper (14,8cm x 21cm)

Sunday, May 19, 2013

2013-05-19 On Break

As of today I will be taking a break from my art.
Today I received news about losing a friend of both me and my fiance's.

She was gonna be a young mother, she had weddingplans, a job, family and friends, and just started to live her life.

Rest In Peace Karen ♥

Saturday, May 18, 2013

2012-05-18 Me :)

Here's a photo of me and my recent drawing. My mother was the photographer for this one :)

Have a lovely weekend everyone, and I'll see you all on Monday 20th of May. When I'll upload the "Artist vs. Artist"-project with Helena from Life starts with a pencil - by Helena, known from Facebook :)

Lost of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

2013-05-18 Charcoal/chalk guitar

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

2012-05-14 Silhouette Edition #8 (brothers)

Every sister-pair needs a brother-pair. 

Edition #8. 
Acrylic-paint on paper. A4 (22,9cm x 30,5cm)

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

2013-05-14 New Homes

Two happy paintings are soon off to their new homes in Scotland :)

Keep an eye out for more competitions and more interesting events coming up really soon! 

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Monday, May 13, 2013

2013-05-13 Congratulations Silhouette-winners

1st prize: Kelly Todd
2nd prize: Sarah Archibald

Since I achieved over 200-Likes on Facebook and over 2000-blog readers, there will be a second Silhouette-prize :)
Congratulations to both of you, type me a message with your full name + address so I can send your prizes right away.

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström



It's now 00:45 am in Sweden, 13th of May 2013, and the competition is now closed and I will announce the winner in a few more hours, so stay tuned :)

Thank you all 25 people for participating during these 3 past weeks and I'll make sure to arrange more competitions in the future :)

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Saturday, May 11, 2013

2012-05-11 WIP from Artist vs. Artist-project

First WIP (work in progress)
Doing my first WIP (work in progress) for the Artist vs. Artist-project.

This I am doing along with Helena from Life starts with a pencil - by Helena
And so far I think the first WIP is going well. I'm excited to see how this will turn out :)

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

2012-05-11 New home for the "Book"-drawing

One of my drawings has finally found it's place on the wall back home at one of my childhood friends, Izabelle's apartment :)
She told me she's very pleased with the drawing and it was money well spent! *thumbs up*

A3 paper (29,7cm x 42cm) - made with charcoal and chalk.

Friday, May 10, 2013

2013-05-10 Facebook = 200+ Likes

Well... I must say that this was a HUGE shock to me when I logged onto my Facebook-account this afternoon!

Now there's over 200+ Likes and keeps growing... 
I'm like: "What's going on?!" hahaha. I certainly haven't grasped this yet. But thank you all, no matter where you follow me from. I want you all to know this is very big to me that my fans are from all over the world and the Inaa-army keeps growing :')

Makes my mind blow up haha. Anyhow, I love you all for sticking with my every day. And I hope I'll never stop doing what I love. 

Lots of Love to each and every one of you ♥

Thursday, May 9, 2013

2013-05-09 "Artist vs. Artist"

I am happy to announce that I will be working on a new project with the artist from Life starts with a pencil- By Helena (known from Facebook).
It's going to be a whole new experience for me, and I am very excited she said yes to work with me on this. The project will be called "Artist vs. Artist" and more information will be posted in the near future!

"Artist vs. Artist" is a new project to promote new types of art and increase the worldwide work between two great minds - the mind of an artist. The work is also to discover new art from all over the world. 

//Inaa Häggström

2013-05-09 Silhouette Contestants

Here's the list of contestants for the "Silhouette Competition" that ends Monday 13th of May 2013.
Contact me if there's any type of misunderstandings etc...
And good luck! ♥
Astrid Hilmarsson
Allison Forrest
Di Stobaeus
Robin Misfit Canterbury
Majleci Mohammad Sadegh
Landscape Fine Art by Rose and Joe Hush
Kevin King
Paddi Broad
Sarah Archibald
Megan Brenes Guallar
Scott Smale
Bill Draganowski
Leslie Bennett
Fred Larucci
Reuven L. Grehan
Wendell J Smith
Kelly Todd
Robin Tejpal
Jen Holmes
Nej Samia
Tatty Patton

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

2013-05-08 Birch tree on canvas

Birch tree on canvas.
(40cm x 40 cm)

2013-05-08 Another 01:30 am-night

So now it's time for me to go to bed as I've just finished painting my aunt's birch tree-canvas. When it's fully dried I will upload a photo and show you all.

Also, I know I've promised (at least on my Facebook page) that I'd make a "Secret Silhouette"-project. But for now I will put that on hold, as I am going to do a bigger and more interesting project. So you guys stay patient with me because the wait will be worth it!

Good night from northern Sweden ♥

//Inaa Häggström

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

2013-05-07 Late bedtime

So here I am painting a canvas... at 01:30am Swedish time. Maybe, just maybe it's about time I go to bed huh?
Hahaha! :)

Well, good night to you all Inaa-fans ♥

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Sunday, May 5, 2013

2013-05-05 New Look!

So the blog got itself a makeover!
Hope you all like it just as much as I do :)

I at least think the new look is great, it clearly shows it's about art. Which the blog first and mostly is all about.

If you have any questions for me or requests, or anything else you're wondering about (me, my art, etc...)
Email me at -->

And I'll answer as fast as I can!

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

Thursday, May 2, 2013

2013-05-02 Easel is making it easy!

My father went and bought this giant easel for me, just because yesterday I told him I hate how I spend hours sitting and need an easel. 
Due to smaller complications from past heart surgery (cardiac ablation), I can't do long sitting positions because it numbs my right leg and causes bad pain afterwards. Sometimes for days. My father knows this and to ease my pain he bought this easel so I can do my art standing up whenever I paint on canvases ♥

I love my father. He's been one of the greatest supports since I started painting. Always trying to make me better and stronger in everything I do. Always been there for every surgery I've gone through since birth. And I'm proud to be his daughter ♥

2013-05-02 'At the hairdresser's' --> SOLD

Today I've sold another charcoal/chalk drawing of mine.

To order art from me, email me at:

Lots of Love ♥
//Inaa Häggström

'At the hairdresser's' - charcoal and chalk drawing on A3-paper. (29,7cm x 42cm)

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