One of the ladies from our knitting group has been given lots of yarn and books, booklets and some notions here and there from a family member whose mother-in-law passed away. She brought so many books and a few patterns one night for us to pick through.... Mom and I came home with several books with … Continue reading Holiday Toys in the Edenton Coffee House!
Happypotomas Number 6 This Happy Hippo is traveling to my little cousin-to-be - he's due to arrive next month and I'm so excited! My aunt and uncle asked for several toys for him, some you may have already seen, but I will add a few photos anyway. As with most of the hippos I chose … Continue reading Gifts for the New Little Man
Albemarle Craftsman's Fair - Booth Display 2017 Here is how my booth looked this year... Let's zoom in on the tables so you can see the toys a little better.... 🙂 Well, the pictures came out a little blurry, but you can kind of see all the different things I've been working on. I was … Continue reading ACF 2017
Happy Autumn, everyone! Are you ready for sweater-weather? Hot cocoa? Is your yarn basket full to the brim with Fall colors? This post is of previous projects, and toys that are hot off the needles. - Little Brother Saints Bear - For my uncle one Christmas I made a bear from the Simplicity bear pattern … Continue reading Autumn Has Arrived!
Happypotomas Number 5 - Materials and tools used: Hempathy yarn in multiple colors, US size 4 steel crochet hook, yarn/tapestry needle, polyester stuffing. The ends of yarn left from finishing off each individual motif were crocheted in as I went along, making life easier by not having to weave them all in when I was … Continue reading Happy Hippo # 5
Mom and I printed out some new item tags and business cards a few weeks ago (maybe last month). 🙂 We think they turned out pretty nice: I like to keep my cards and tags fairly simple - business name, artist info, contact info and website/blog. For a few of the cards, I have colored … Continue reading New Item Tags!
This is Bertie. He is made with 100% Cotton yarn, and carefully stuffed with polyester fiberfill to make him cuddly and hug-able. Bertie is pretty much child-safe, as most of my toys are, meaning he has no buttons or small pieces that could come off and be a choking hazard. If you wish to be … Continue reading Bertie the Bear