I stumbled across this the other day online somewhere and it made me laugh. It also reminded me of me as I have an odd preoccupation with teeny wind up toys. It’s reminiscent of this gem from my original photo archives: I like this one, too, taken by Jonathan McIntosh, in Boston in 2003. Have a… More Wind me up.
For launching the baby corn into the minor celebrity it now enjoys. It’s a bizarre, controversial vegetable, and yet, watching you nibble it ever so delicately in your sparkly white coattails, you’ve enchanted a nation and won our hearts to the cause of the Baby Corn. Here is my homage to the mini veggie (which… More Thank you, Tom Hanks.
I am falling in love with Amanda Visell. I’ll be out trolling the internets for inspiration, when I come across something like this, and think, “Wow. That is some gorgeous design.” Then, the next day I find something else and I think, “This is amazing!” and sure enough, it’s another piece by Amanda Visell. This… More Mad for it.
Yes! So my friend has a friend who no longer has a stomach. :( It’s terribly unfortunate. She had to have it emergency amputated in Budapest. I kid you not! My friend decided that something soft and adorable like this would speak volumes in the place of a “Get well soon!” card. I think she’s… More Achingly Cute.
Hello, Friends! Have no fear, I have been working. Here’s another toothy pouch I’ve whipped up recently. I’ve got a commissioned piece in the works now (that you’re sure to love!). Don’t forget to head over the Plushteam site to vote for your favorite entry in the mythology challenge – tomorrow’s the last day! You… More Punchy
I took Latin in high school, while the practical students were in Spanish class. I took Latin for four years straight, a Classical Marathon culminating in the translation of Virgil’s Aeneid. Fast forward . . . uh . . . 9(!) years, and that epic work is still taking its toll on me. So it… More Beware of Greeks
************************* We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to bring this super-important-crafty-news-brief! ************************* I’ve been working hard on the March/April Plushteam challenge – mythology! (That’s any mythology, not just Greek or Roman.) I brainstormed Sea Serpents for a bit – the Leviathan, the Yacumama. I even whipped one up that I was sure was going to… More Slithery.