Windy Crafting

I have been accepted into the Depart-Ment Holiday Show! holiday show hours friday, december 5: 7-11p opening saturday + sunday, december 6 + 7: 11a-5p at AV-aerie 2000 w. fulton (at damen), suite 310 (3rd floor), chicago If you find yourself in Chicago that weekend and shopping for holiday goodies, come on out and buy … More Windy Crafting

The Salubrious Slug

Yes! It’s back! Welcome to the Second Monthly PterodactylPants Haiku Contest! Meet the Salubrious Slug: sa * lu * bri * ous – favorable to or promoting health; healthful: Excuse the vocabulary word – I’m studying for the GRE and I love the way this one sounds. Does this slug promote health and well-being? Sure … More The Salubrious Slug

Still Ringing

Here are some prototypes of ornaments I’ve been working on. Orna-monsters, to be exact! This one is red and green and quite adorable. The one on the left, in yellow and blue, is a mini-cosmonaut – a regular in the PterodactylPants family. The angel in the middle is inspired by an Isamu Noguchi sculpture that … More Still Ringing

Eagle vs. Shark

Is a hilarious movie that apparently no one in Chicago has seen . . . or ever heard of. But Ian and I decided to make our own elaborate and sewing intensive costumes based on this very random, yet awesome movie. This is what we were aiming for: This is what we ended up with: … More Eagle vs. Shark