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Category Archives: Crafty Goodness

How To Make A Woodland Gnome

10-Nov-10

Have you ever wished you had your very own Woodland Gnome? I know I have. So how about an easy peasy tutorial?

Last year Finn was only 2 months old when Halloween rolled around. He was still so tiny and I was still so wrapped up in the overwhelming newness of being a mom that spending [...]

Nerd Fashion

23-Jan-10

We are a house of nerds, and Finnegan will be assimilated. You can really never start too early.
Some of you may recall far into the distant past to the 2008 Ravelympics. I didn’t get a medal (this year will be different!), but did ultimately finish my lofty knitting goal of making myself a fabulous and [...]

Happy New Year!

18-Jan-10

Well, I meant to post my Christmas crafting right after Christmas when all gifts had been given, but I managed to get waylaid by various and sundry other stuff. On the downside the blog is lonely. On the upside we’ve got a freshly redone bathroom, purged a crapload (that’s an official measurement, btw) of hoarded [...]

Holiday Preparations

15-Dec-09

Not being able to post pictures of what you’re up to really cramps a girl’s blogging style, let me tell you. There will be a flurry of pictures post-Christmas of craftiness once all gifts have been delivered.
I can, however, show you cookies. I’m tickled to death over my woodland-themed cookie cutters. The cookies are traditional [...]

Wintry Treats

23-Nov-09

Hello fiber fans!
Just a quick post to share a couple of fresh dyelots that have been added to the Etsy shop.
I think the approaching Holidays are very much on my mind and in my dyepot

In other crafting news, I finished up one Christmas gift that I can safely post…that Finn is pretty smart, [...]

The Secret Lives of Woodland Animals

17-Nov-09

A while back Adrian sent me some very charming little old postcards, many of which were illustrations by a British artist named Molly Brett.
They were so lovely I decided I had to do something to display them. Since some of them were obvious sets with a theme, I decided on triple frames, then went about [...]