Been a while, hasn’t it? Really though, it’s been a bit of a crazy time. My dog, Romeo, was finally driven from California to Pennsylvania, and I couldn’t be happier to have him back! He’s getting along with his new sister, and he even gets to sniff a reluctant kitty from time to time. I… Continue reading Unicorn Bark!
Just finished this Earth tones mandala purse, totally free handed! I have lots of plans for more mandala projects.
This is probably my favorite thing I’ve ever made. The idea is you take an image, then use crochet to recreate it two dimensionally, like a painting. Yarn painting can be done without crochet, but what fun is that? There are different methods, for example you might make a yarn painting as one continuous piece… Continue reading Crochet Painting: Japanese Ramen Bowl
I have a slight addiction to meringue cookies, aka, Forget About It cookies. The idea is that you set the oven then turn it off and leave it, and that’s enough to cook the meringues without having to remember you set them in there. I’ve polished up my own forget about it cookie recipe… Continue reading Robin’s Egg Easter Meringues
Polymer clay is one of the most diverse mediums I’ve ever worked with. From cartoon miniatures to more realistic statuettes, beads, charms, jewelry, the list goes on. Here are some of my favorite clay creations, based on the films of Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli!
So one of the biggest reasons I taught myself to crochet was to make custom plushies. Here’s the story behind one of my favorites so far, my Green Tea Ice Cream Amigurumi. It comes with lots of pictures and a free pattern! Who doesn’t love that?