My Workbasket Sometimes Life is Crafty: Sometimes Life is Messy

Vintage Needlepoint in Progress - from a Kit 0

NOvember Challenge

November completely disappeared around me. It was here and now it’s almost gone. Like the autumn version of a hummingbird. I went to my parents house early in the month for their big annual...

Finished Sammy the Snowman- Crochet pattern from Annies 2018 Christmas special-- My Workbasket 0

Meet Sammy- The Snowman

Is it too early to talk about Christmas and snowmen? My cold fingers and the electric blanket on my bed say no. My heart says yeah, it’s too early. I know crafts take time...

Recent batch from the dyed pot. Handdyed wool that looks just like clown hair. 2

It’s Clown Hair!

Really, what else can you even call that??? The best part is that it didn’t get dyed in that stripe pattern, that happened as I rinsed it. It was dyed in clusters of color....

Fun Magazine Flip-Through Videos 0

Fun Magazine Flip-Through Videos

Several weeks ago on my Facebook page, I shared that Interweave had a magazine subscription sale. (It’s over now, but certain magazines were $15 a year.) I thought it would be fun if I...

A flipbook flip through! Video shows the parts and pieces of my recent flip book and talks about what I did. A fun paper craft and snail mail item! 0

A Flipbook Flip Through

I recently decided to spend a lazy Sunday working on some paper crafts. I have only recently been getting back into it and acquiring all the papers and bit and bobs required, so I...

Great summer reads for boys, books suggestions right off of an 11 year old's summer reading stack! 3

Great Summer Books for Boys

Hey! Are you enjoying your summer so far!?!?! I feel like ours has been a whirlwind, and is rushing away from us. I’m already starting to buy school supplies and pick the curriculum for...