Button Woes

Button Woes

I try to be a positive person in life. I try not to rant (too often….). But occasionally, there are things worth ranting about! Like the quality of clothing. This shirt I bought my husband from Target? It lost the first button in the washing machine and another...
Getting Started on Twitter

Getting Started on Twitter

Some time ago I write an article on how to get started on Twitter. I love Twitter. I have made some wonderful friends there. I use it to promote my products and share new items.  I share my process, I ask questions. There are a lot of creatives out there on...
Memory Pillows

Memory Pillows

Thirteen memory pillows made from old button-down shirts. My customer’s father died and she asked me to make these for her mother and the grandchildren. I think this will be such a meaningful Easter gift for all of them! This item is listed in my Etsy shop, but...
Deconstructing a Coat – Butterick B4147

Deconstructing a Coat – Butterick B4147

I have been staring at this coat for quite some time (much to my husband’s chagrin, too, as my studio is also his office, my office, and the family craft room and we are always stumbling over things.) Part of the reason for this is my queue of projects....