Completed Projects

My Favourite Creations So Far!

I went through my photos today to curate collections of some of my favourite creations so far of the things I’ve made in the past six years.  I am in the midst of applying for a couple of juried craft shows for the fall, so here is a post where jurors can see the variety of techniques,… Continue reading My Favourite Creations So Far!

Musings

A Much-Needed Day Out

I live with my local-guitar-teacher husband and two teens in a semi-rural area that has a lot of housing development but no public transit within walking distance.  And we have one vehicle.  We’ve managed to work out the logistics of this over the years, but today I needed to get out with no agenda, no errands,… Continue reading A Much-Needed Day Out

Fair Economy

I Have An Online Shop Finally!!!!!!

I am very excited to announce that, after years of friends encouraging me to do so, I have finally opened a shop on the Etsy marketplace!!  Wow, setting it up has been a HUUUUUUGGGGGGEEEEEEE learning curve for me, and I’m nowhere near done learning yet.  But I have the basic setup done, and I have… Continue reading I Have An Online Shop Finally!!!!!!

Completed Projects · Works-In-Progress

February Already! Not Much Snow! Yay! Projects!

Winter of 2015 was the WORST I can ever remember as far as amount of snowfall.  The last bit of snow didn’t melt until MAY in our front yard!  I’m happy to report that so far, we haven’t had a ton of snow, and this week we’ve had pretty mild temperatures.  A lot of snow… Continue reading February Already! Not Much Snow! Yay! Projects!

Completed Projects · Events · Works-In-Progress

Mittens, Wristlets, Pillowcases, Art Notecards!

I’ve been busy again with making mittens, a couple of bright wristlets, some pillowcases, and some art notecards.  Here we go… I will have fifteen pairs of recycled fluffy wool mittens for sale!  I created my own mitten pattern using my knowledge of geometry (that was fun!).  I started off using some thick wool, but then… Continue reading Mittens, Wristlets, Pillowcases, Art Notecards!

Completed Projects · My Upcycling Craft History · Upcycled Fabrics

More Past Creations!

I found some photos of more creations I’ve made over the past six years!  Some were gifts and some were custom orders.  Enjoy!  (You’ll find other pre-blogging days past creations of mine here, here, and here.) Crocheted hats: Knit scarves: Tissue holders made from silk: Card, dishcloths, bottle holders, and sewing machine cover (this is… Continue reading More Past Creations!

Completed Projects · Upcycled Fabrics

Gingham, Stripes, Florals, Dots; Christmas Decor

I have a few Christmas projects to share, along with fabrics in gingham, stripes, florals, and dots patterns! The above photo is of a bright red kitchen towel that my husband gave me for Christmas (he knows I love red, such as in this red suede leather wristlet I made – the red leather was… Continue reading Gingham, Stripes, Florals, Dots; Christmas Decor