Jul 28, 2008

Thumpity - THUMP!

This shirt was a birthday present for Eric.

I may be selling some shirts like these in the near-ish future. Stay tuned!

Viva Mexico!

I made this journal for my grandma:

I'd kind of like to steal it back from her...
P.S. this journal kind of reminds me of mexico, maybe? bright colors?


This weekend Eric and I visited my parent's house and got to see all their chickens - WHEEE! Look at how awesome they are:

And here are the bebehs:

This little guy is my special buddy. They feel like kittens and make the most wonderful little peep-peep sounds. They'll even snuggle into your sweater and around your neck. Its the best.

Nectarine Rest

My nectarines needed something to sheild them from the metal bars of their basket so I made this granny square with my Smart Monkey yarn. (See the yarn a few posts down.)

I like this:

I made it!

Jul 14, 2008

Fremont Farket!

Some of our swag from the Fremont Market this past Sunday:
A large framed Audobon print, certainly not an original but still glorious.

And some recycled yarn from Smart Monkey. This woman unravels old sweaters to make some really neato balls of yarn.

Jul 10, 2008

More Recently:

My leetle elephant friend with ze miss-matched button eyes.


Alright, time to catch up with some long finished, but never displayed craft projects.

Felt journal with chives:
The crocheted t-shirt bag:

The beginning of body parts:

Lobes and hemispheres of the brain t-shirt:

We Are All Welcomed With Buttons!

When I visited Vancouver BC I stumbled across a store that only sells buttons. ONLY SELLS BUTTONS!! It was fantastic. I bought a one pound bag of buttons for four dollars. Clearly buttons were the perfect subject for an initial blog post. Here they are in all their GLORY.