Eat a lot of candy, drink a lot of coffee – Dailies #64

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Eat a lot of candy, drink a lot of coffee – Dailies #64 Words to live by. For a limited time, anyway.

Advice From Captain Hammer – Dailies #63

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Advice From Captain Hammer – Dailies #63 This has always been one of my favorite lines from Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog. Nearly every line in the show is absolutely quotable, because Joss Whedon is a genius that way. In case you haven’t seen it, or perhaps you need a refresher:

Ok Fine, Fall – Dailies #62

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Ok Fine, Fall – Dailies #62 It’s not that I don’t like fall. Changing leaves! Pumpkin in everything! Cute cold weather accessories! Woo. It’s just that I don’t give in to fall easily. It means that summer is over. Winter is coming. Prepare to be plunged into darkness for the next nine months. Etc. For me, living in Portland means never being in a rush for fall. Hold the apple {Read More}

Some Days, You Really Have To Lean Into The Weird – Dailies #61

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Some Days, You Really Have To Lean Into The Weird – Dailies #61 There are two especially vital bits of information you need when you’re looking at this. One, I was shaking off a head cold. Two, this was the day I went to the Northwest Quilt Expo, and it was awesome. When I came home, I had a head full to bursting with ideas and congestion. And amazingly, I {Read More}

Head Cold – Dailies #60

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Head Cold Dailies #60 Yeah, I had a head cold. And then I made this. And then I probably went and collapsed on the couch. You know how it goes.

Bubbles Bunny – Dailies #59

Bubbles Bunny Dailies #59 This one is a free motion applique sketch of a bunny named, yes, Bubbles. I’ve had this pink gingham fabric forever, and I think this is actually the first time I’ve used it. I seem to recall thinking “I’m never going to use this” at some point. Huh. Well, I’m glad I hung onto it now!

Chickenpants – Dailies #58

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Chickenpants Dailies #58 You guys! At last, I’ve combined two obsessions into one fuzzy thing. A Chickenpants…for your wall. Fluffy, poochy, full of Chickeny personality. The overall effect is a little startling, like a Chickenpants taxidermy trophy. I think I like it though. This one was just a trial. I can imagine all sorts of fun that could be had with these guys. Chickenpants fans, I want to hear from {Read More}

Oh Snap – Dailies #57

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Oh Snap Dailies #57 Free motion stitching makes an appearance again! (In the outlines of the letters. Click on it, silly!)

I Think You’re Keen – Dailies #56

Click on image to see it larger and read more… I Think You’re Keen Dailies #56 I wanted to make something using old timey slang. (The best kind of slang!) Thus this sweet sentiment. Check out that hand embroidery on the scalloped edges! Sweet, vintagey stuff. I mean, it’s the cat’s pajamas! Sorry, that was off the cob. Cautionary note: once you start using vintagey slang, it’s hard to stop, by jingo!

Rowsdower – Dailies #55

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Rowsdower Dailies #55 Keeping it topical, yet again! For those of you who know what this is, high five! We are so probably friends. And for those of you not yet in the know, I weep for you. Let the wonder of Rowsdower into your hearts, eh? Also, I offer you this: Which makes no sense at all unless you go watch Mystery Science Theater: The Final Sacrifice, preferably right {Read More}