A Knight and a Show

I have two things I'm very excited to discuss in this post! Let's start with the shorter one: You may have seen this kind of art before: you take a cracked sidewalk and try to find a creature inside it. Carla Sonheim has at least one excellent tutorial on this. My grandma has been compiling … Continue reading A Knight and a Show

My Child, the Sea Monster

I took Ceramics over the past semester. It was a time of frustration, joy, frustration, possibly a few tears, and lovely older ladies who practically live in the studio and bake sugary treats for their 'tribe'. Amidst all of this, we were assigned to make 'indecisive animal sculptures'. I did not want to make an … Continue reading My Child, the Sea Monster

Ernest and Elnora: Adorable, Squishable Softies

Remember Ernest? That adorable (strange) green softie, fashioned from a knitted slipper-gone-wrong, and oh-so-satisfying to squeeze? (Or maybe all you remember about him is the eye/ear debate surrounding his... eyes? Ears?) Anyway, after making him, I immediately whipped up another one. And then forgot about it, leaving it stranded in the bottomless pit of my … Continue reading Ernest and Elnora: Adorable, Squishable Softies

Read Lilithantha; A Most Wonderfully Gruesome Tale – a book by my incredibly talented friend

One day, I opened a file shared by CWW (the writing club I'm part of) to see the first chapter of an entirely new project I'd never heard of. This was last summer or so. As I read down the page - I couldn't believe my eyes. Who wrote this? It sent thrilling shivers down my neck, … Continue reading Read Lilithantha; A Most Wonderfully Gruesome Tale – a book by my incredibly talented friend