Secret Little World

I love the genre of creating little worlds in things like Altoid tins, suitcases, small cardboard boxes, etc. Something about having something that looks like one thing on the outside, but opens to reveal something different or unexpected on the inside, greatly appeals to me. I recently made one such thing in a little 1950s … More Secret Little World

Velvet Elk Brooch

This project has been knocking around my crafting table for several months now and I finally got around to putting it together. It’s a simple brooch made of layers of fabric scraps, including a vintage doily, a piece of velvet, a bit of a man’s 70s tie, and topped with a piece of antler decorated … More Velvet Elk Brooch

The Watcher—Scarecrow

This is a roughly 6 ft tall scarecrow that I collaborated on with Dver of imWalde for the Mt Pisgah Mushroom Festival Scarecrow Contest. It won in the “Most Original” category. Made of a deer pelvis, burlap, twine, Indian Plum branches, feathers and rusty bells, with a metal and bamboo base. October 2015.