I took this photo last week, just a few blocks from my house. There’s an aura of mystery in this town now that spring is a-brewin’.
I need to shake things up. I don’t think I’ve picked up a needle and thread in . . . weeks. That hasn’t happened for the past 2 and a half years. What’s up with that? The longer I avoid my sewing table, the harder it gets to even contemplate approaching it again. I need … More Rain Dance
Well, it’s been many years since I curled up with a good coloring book. I mean, many many years. In fact, the last coloring book I ever picked up was probably one of these: And that would have been back in 1990. Oh, how many frock coats and pantaloons did I color in as a … More Coloring
New friends to take to Cleveland! It’s an infestation of maggots. In a pile. Love it.
Where have I been? In North Carolina, that’s where. I’ve been crazy busy – too busy even to make plush, which makes my soul hurt. And now I have the flu! Hang in there, plush fans, I anticipate getting back to my sewing machine on Sunday. Fingers crossed! Here’s a barn that I saw nestled … More The Void
Well, loyal plushists and Pterodactyl followers . . . the unthinkable has happened. My trusty laptop has bit the big one. Along with all the data on the hard drive. ALL THE DATA. All of my beautiful plush pictures! Unfortunately, my blog may be a little quiet during the upcoming days while I try to … More Technologic Catastrophe.
It’s a plush-of-sorts. Actually, it’s a pillow. But I made it myself! I bought some luscious Marimekko fabric to spruce up my new couch. Check it out: My love affair with Marimekko started a very young age, thanks to my parents who kept us amply supplied with dishware, place settings, and awesome mugs boasting the … More The Forest.
I knew him, Horatio! Here he is: Or was. Just a remnant of The Resolution. I’d give it a few more days until it’s complete! In other news, I won a contest on one of my favorite blogs! I put this Head of Moose together all by myself! (It was actually really easy – numbered … More Alas, Poor Yorick.
I stumbled across this the other day, and of course my interest was piqued. Pterodactyl Puke In the creator’s words, his blog consists of “Fine commentary on life, politics, current events, sports, movies, books, and pop culture – offered in a single projectile”. I mention it because I am amused that someone else has chosen … More Pterodactyl Mafia