It’s me! I’m back! And I made a Broccoli Monster! It’s exciting. So, from the front, this critter has many large chompers for chomping green veggies: And on the back – a fancy veggie tattoo. This little broccoli applique is made up of many many little french knots. Too many to count! What’s a french … More Oui Oui!
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.
In case you need another dose of cute, I present to you: The Baby Carrot! Like I said – veggies with faces. To give you a sense of scale. It reminds me of all the teeny tiny carrots I pulled out of my garden when I was a teeny tiny girl. I was so impatient … More And a Baby . . . Carrot!
What could possibly be inside this mysterious (and beautifully handcrafted) sack? Wait! I see something peeking out! Could it be . . . ? A potato! Or two?! Four potatoes?! Indeed. All handmade without a pattern to ensure that they are one of a kind. I whipped up the bag, too, all by myself with … More Wrap You Up in a Burlap Sack
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!
I absolutely love making potatoes. I think this is because the process involves making the piece as asymmetrical as possible. It’s knobbly and knotty and dimply. Some of you may remember the other potato I made, wayyyyy back when. For those of you who are going through haiku-withdrawl, here are the excellent lines I devised … More The Veggie-Mobile: Episode 3
Here’s veggie #2 for the Veggie-Mobile. It’s Asparagus! Perhaps a bit more colorful than your average asparagus spear – but much more beautiful! What’s next?
Hello, plush fans! I’ve taken on a mobile project, once again for my much anticipated niece-to-be. It’s not just any mobile – a veggie mobile! Here’s what I’ve got so far: It’s an eggplant. More veggies to come. I’m thinking corn on the cob, potato, asparagus? Any suggestions welcome! Now I have to figure out … More Veggie Mobile – The Prequel
I got to work this morning and looked at the calendar when I realized, “I missed Haiku Contest Day!” I’m outraged at myself. So sorry, all you plush and haiku lovers out there. To make it up to you, a day late, here is this month’s spectacular and nutritious plush up for grabs in the … More Carotenoderma