If you are ever in Norway on Halloween, and you (or your kids) try trick-or-treating, you may be sorely disappointed. You will most likely be met with a note saying "If you want candy, come back on New Year's Eve!" This is due to the old Norwegian tradition called "Nyttårsbukk". The name means "New Year's Ram", but that... Continue Reading →
Christmas is now over for me, and I'm back at work. Only a three-day work-week before new-year's, so I won't complain 🙂 But I did have a fun present experience this year, that I would like to share with you. As me and my partner were spending the holiday apart, at each of our families,... Continue Reading →
It's that time of year again! Time to watch some movies, exchange gifts, eat a reindeer, take a walk in the snow, and then sleep it all off. I hope you are not stuck at work, so you get to relax a bit 🙂 So, how are you spending the holiday?
About a year ago, I wrote a script for a Doctor Who comic-book where the titular alien time traveler The Doctor from the BBC tv-show, meets the music legend David Bowie, and then they battle robots with sick guitar-jams! The idea started as a painting I had ordered as a Christmas gift for my girlfriend, and that painting became page 8 of... Continue Reading →
When the last Star Wars Movie "Rogue One" came out, a lot of people criticised it for its use of Computer Generated Imagery to recreate dead and aging actors. The movie's story was set just before the events of the original Star Wars movie from 1977, and featured cameos from the characters Grand Moff Tarkin... Continue Reading →
Have you ever looked at Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, and thought "Yummy!"? No? Well maybe you should. This months geeky recipe will show you how to make a tasty reindeer christmas-roast, with baked vegetables and a red wine sauce. The Roast 1. First start by chopping up the vegetables, you can use whatever vegetables you... Continue Reading →
I would like to invite you to join my monthly mailing list! If you join; you will get updates on any projects in development (new and old), I'll link to my best blog-posts for the previous month and there will even be a bit of exclusive and early content! And for that occasion I have changed the... Continue Reading →
By "creations" I mean paintings. Sorry, I had a k/c-thing going.. Here are some wonderful winter works (again, sorry) by my favorite artist, Theodor Kittelsen.
I'm continuing with my project of curating my own facebook photos. We are still in 2008, but this time the subject is a mountain hiking vacation I spent with my mother's side of my family in the Norwegian mountain-range Jotunheimen. My grandmother loves walking in the mountains, so it was there she wanted to celebrate her... Continue Reading →