Blog Entries

My extended family includes very literal people

Past pets on that side of the family have included a pot-bellied pig named Piglet and a black billy-goat named Billy Black.

Winding down 2021 (for the Etsy shop anyway)

I’ve put the banner on the Etsy shop notifying that things ordered after this week may not make it by Christmas. Shipping has become fun and unpredictable. My nieces’ Advent...

A new home for little items

Awhile back, I dropped the little embroidered items out of my place on the orange craft site because of their “Star Seller” program. I haven’t been happy with the self-hosted...

Dracoraptor?

Soon as I saw Choly Knight’s dinosaur pattern, I knew I had to try putting wings on the velociraptor to see if it would make a suitable dragon. So that...

Christmas wrapping

I feel a little bad about the first two countdown calendars that went out because after those I ran across a wrapping technique that’s a little more elegant than my...