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I have a new book!

Yes, it’s true! It’s entitled Microcrafts and you can buy it on Amazon now, or just wait a few more weeks until it starts popping up in stores! I feel so lucky to be part of yet another craft book published by Quirk Books in Philly. Remember Witch Craft: Wicked Accessories, Creepy-Cute Toys, Magical Treats, […]

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Um…I like yarn? Mister Rogers sweater!

Sooooo, I crocheted (no, not knitted) a giant red cardigan for the Mister Rogers statue on the North Shore, by request of Outpost Journal, a “biannual, non-profit print publication on innovative art, design and community action from cities that have been traditionally underexposed beyond their local contexts.” It focuses on one city per issue and […]

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Killer Pineapple*

You know how one day you wake up and a picture of your crocheted smiling pineapple is smack in the middle of a fancy food magazine? Sooooo, yeah. The western Pennsylvania glossy called Table Magazine wrote a little article about yours truly (well, the crocheted food of yours truly) for their spring design issue–you should […]

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You can never have enough Witch Craft links?

Did some book-signing at Seattle Barnes & Noble and Border’s. It’s all about those stickers! I hope that is how the saying goes… Pike Place Market flowers–picked ’em up my first morning there I went to Seattle for the Plush You! show, despite not feeling fantastic once again (9-day streak grrrr), but you know what? […]

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Seasonal Fast-Forward

Doing what I do (what do I do again?) requires looking waaaaaay ahead in the calendar, making seasonal items far in advance of when they are actually relevant. It’s kind of like the stores putting out the Easter items as soon as Valentine’s Day arrives–whaaaa? While I am knee deep in everything Witch Craft, and […]

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Plush You, “Witch Craft” and a lot of links…

Plush You! Show in Seattle I have been part of the annual Plush You! show before (a Seattle-based show from Schmancy‘s Kristen Rask where artists must apply via plush samples), but I have never actually attended. Until this year! Well, *hopefully*. My health is in teetering mode once again after about 9 days of things […]

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