Category Archives: craft projects
I’ve been trying to spark my creative work by participating in a mail art group. Group administrators post various challenges and group members can sign up and be randomly paired with a swap partner. I recently joined a postcard swap. … Continue reading
soap making, champagne bubbles project
for my second soaping project i decided to try to use two colors and a pringles can. one can order colorants online, but because i haven’t done that, i used cocoa powder to color half of my soap “batter.” you … Continue reading
i did it!
i have no doubt that pioneer women would think i had gone off my rocker if they had seen me today. but i am extremely tickled with myself because i made soap! i have been collecting my supplies for a … Continue reading
work it girl!
i have been working hard this week, trying to keep all my projects going! i decided to re-open my online business, to generate an outlet for my creativity, and a few extra dollars for art supplies. i made 4 ogres … Continue reading
i know i am way behind the times, and that the whole “zentangle” movement has been out there for a while. i guess i never really looked into it, thinking “who needs a book to learn to doodle?” after seeing … Continue reading
monster prepares to travel
a little while ago i posted a picture of a sock monster i had created. one of my long time blog buddies saw his picture and asked if i could make one for her to use in her work with … Continue reading
the troll bridge
it was a three-day weekend, so i haven’t had much time to sit down and write. mr p did distract the kids long enough for me to work on my latest project. this furry little troll is from a pattern … Continue reading
i have been trying to free up my creativity and go back to playing around with sock monsters. i had a great time making this guy and i can’t wait to make more!
it is looking like the beginning of this week is going to be a little hectic, so forgive me if i skip a few days. i am having a little surgical outpatient procedure done tomorrow morning. then wednesday we are … Continue reading