It seems like just the other day I was getting home, excited to share the feelings I was feeling after the whirlwind that is Craftcation. But here we are nearly 6 months later, and its nearly time to Register for 2018! https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fpatchworkshow%2Fvideos%2F1462702937101712%2F&show_text=0&width=560 If you’re a maker, blogger or creative business owner then join me for four inspiring… Continue reading Join me at #Craftcation18!
Confession time: I’m not a huge fan of glittery stuff. I prefer a shiny gold anything, any day. (Sequins don’t count. I love sequins…) However, the moment I set my eyes on these little wooden dinosaurs at the Target dollar spot I knew they were destined to become Glittersauri. (That’s the plural for Glittersaurus, obviously.)… Continue reading Glittersaurus
Leslie Knope is easily the best TV character of all time. Not only is she Feminist AF, but she’s a fantastic friend….even if a little over enthusiastic. When I grow up I want to be Leslie (or Anne, because how awesome would it be to have Leslie as my BFF?) One of my favorite Leslie… Continue reading Pawnee Goddesses
Every crafty girl needs a crafty girl gang. Case in point: when Plaid Crafts and Craft Box Girls selected me to receive a Plaid Party Kit for 4 I knew exactly who I was going to party with! I invited my friends Paola (of Dapper Animals), Andrea (of Vintage Unicorn), and Nabila (of One Tiny… Continue reading Party with Plaid Crafts
Last Sunday’s Geek Girl Brunch had us making a visit to The Shire to hang out with our favorite hobbits, elves, and wizards. The theme: Lord of the Rings! Aside from the great brunch (Thanks Ms. Cheezious!) GGB is always a fun opportunity to dress up, whether in casual cosplay, serious costuming and props, or… Continue reading LOTR Brunch: Gandalf the Grey-ish
One of the fun parts of moving is that the packing and unpacking phase can uncover stuff you forgot you ever had. (Sometimes fun, sometimes leads to anxiety.) While emptying yet another box in the craft room I discovered that I had printed off a GROOTORIAL from Twinkie Chan nearly 3 years ago! At the time Guardians… Continue reading Amigurumi Baby Groot
Coworker: “So where are you going on your time off next week?” Me: “Um….craft….cation…?” Coworker: [blank stare] Its super hard to explain to anyone why a grown woman would need to use up her vacation days to fly across the country to go crafting with a bunch of strangers. (….because I’m a grown woman and I… Continue reading Craftcation 2017