I have been participating in general maggotry. This is a little maggot I whipped up between projects – therapeutic plushing for me, in a way. Now I embark on a new adventure – a commission for an upcoming baby shower. I’m particularly interested to see how this one turns out! What will I be making, … More Maggotry
I am proud to announce my addition to the Plushteam’s $5 Mini Plush Monday Event! Since I made these pieces for this very special promo event, their price is unprecedented and only available for a limited time. It’s a STEAL, people, don’t miss out! Much like my Mini-Escapes, these guys are teeny (about 5″ tall) … More Mini Monday
All done! 10 little plushies on their way to the Geode Gallery in Cleveland, OH. And from the back: A size comparison: Posing with one of my new rings. My fingers are so tired from sewing all their mouths closed! I think I may modify this design and post a few more for sale online … More Done!
Well, I’m working away over here, cranking out Mini Escapes for the Geode Gallery in Cleveland. They have been sewn, turned, and stuffed, and now I’ve got to add the details. Here’s what my dining room table looks like right now:
Well, I tried to make a pineapple out of fun foam for this month’s Plushteam Iron Plush Challenge. I love Plushteam challenges! They always make me stretch my imagination and try out new techniques. Alas, this time it did not work out for me. Here is what I tried to make: The design is flawed, … More Pineapple Foam FAIL
Finally! It’s here! The veggie mobile is officially a huge success. My niece will grow up with a healthy appreciation for nutritious veggies! And when she’s small, looking up at the mobile, it will look something like this: Kinda dreamy, isn’t it? And once she outgrows mobiles, a quick snip of the yarn transforms the … More The Veggie Mobile: Director’s Cut
I have two apologies to make. 1. So sorry I missed Haiku contest day yesterday! 2. So sorry that I am going to have to bypass it entirely this month. I am in the Pacific Northwest celebrating my niece-to-be, by “showering” her and my sister with plush presents! Here’s a glimpse of what she’s getting. … More To Market! (An Apology)
Time is running out for vegetable making! Another carrot! Yes! And . . . It’s a leek. Most famously utilized for potato-leek soup. (So delicious!) I fear the photos don’t do these two justice, and for that I am sorry!