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Tutorial – Surprise Piggies

December 21, 2008

And it’s time for another tutorial, working through the last of the props for This is set in the future : Surprise Piggies! I love these guys. They were designed to be thrown through the air, which is why they look so surprised, and thus they’re just constructed of felt and stuffing, there’s nothing hard …

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Props!

December 9, 2008

In the next week there’s going to be a Surprise Piggy tutorial and a cloth doll tute (I haven’t thought of a funky name for her yet) and I’m really looking forward to sharing those with you! But until then, I figured I’d share some photos from the play I designed that’s just finished, This …

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and sometimes the universe craftily kisses you

November 17, 2008

For the play I’m designing, the director wanted jocks with rhinestones picking out a certain phrase from the play. And I was talking to my younger sister the other day, who often helps me out when I’m making stuff for plays or workshops or anything else I’ve said yes too, and I asked her how …

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Theatre and toys

November 17, 2008

Oh, it has been a very busy week, mostly craftwise! I have built, sewn, glued and created more props for the play and we’re now on the home stretch. Once the show is down, I’ll put some photos up here of these nicely crafty props, but y’all have to wait til then, otherwise it’ll spoil …

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The Arts Centre job

October 23, 2008

Chookas is The Arts Centre’s festival it runs for kids every year. The theme this year is a circus/Dr Suess one and it’s going to look ace! One of the producers contacted me a week and a half ago, they needed 50 Front of House uniforms for the guys, and I had a 11 days …

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