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Oh, my friends

February 18, 2011

Ohh, I have been remiss! I’ve been hanging out at our puppet company’s blog, Handmade By Computers (terriblecomfort.wordpress.com/) and I haven’t been visiting here much. But this soon shall change! For there are rumblings underneath the surface of page 63 (does that mean that page 64 is rumbling? I dunno…) and things are moving and …

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doin’ time, the old fashioned way…

May 9, 2010

I’m currently off on an adventure, and totally without internet for a few weeks. Hence the radio silence. But rest assured I will be back in June to fill your screens with crafty goodness. Until then, my friends….

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Smellllllllll that cooking…

April 3, 2010

You know the best thing about making Homemade Breadcrumbs?  It makes the house smell like baking bread. Big, BIG fan of that…

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Cheese n Corn Chowder

February 28, 2010

This one is one of my very earliest things I learnt to make, and I love it.Plus, it’s really simple, which is always wonderful. INGREDANTS1 can of corn1 can of creamed corn1 onionsome garlic (depending on how much you like, I usually use about 2 cloves)a teaspoon or so of cumin seedsa stock cube (chicken …

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Daisy Yarn Petals, that was her game…

January 5, 2010

I was hanging out at a friend’s home who needed a bunch of flowers (although she didn’t know it yet) waiting for her to come back so I grabbed my crochet hook, some white and yellow yarn and went to work. These are based on the Royal Sisters‘ Grandma Star, which I haven’t been able …

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puppet books I want to buy…

September 30, 2009

 Puppetry: A World History Strings, Hands, Shadows: A Modern Puppet History (DIAgram (Detroit Institute of Arts)) Puppets, Masks, and Performing Objects 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000 Series)

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ebay find for those of you with crafty libraries of your own…

July 4, 2009

OOOOOOOOO! I’ve just found the Gentle Arts book up on ebay! I’m not selling it, but I thought I’d flag it for anyone who is interested in it and can’t find it. go HERE to check it out. That’s so exciting! If you’re into the history of craft, and the history of Australian craft, you …

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Eep! When technology goes bad…

March 23, 2009

Our internet has been fried! During a storm, lightening hit a tree and all the power went out through the neighborhood. All our computers were off, but our modem was still on. Thus endth the modem. Rest assured we are getting it fixed, but it’ll be a little quiet around Chez 63 until then. But …

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Craft Cuddles II

February 14, 2009

I read this on handmadehelpsout.blogspot.com and I think it’s an excellent idea. Susan of soozs.blogspot.com writes: A crafter without a stash is a like a child without a toy – it just shouldn’t be. As I knit away on toys to give to families I’m not just making something for them, I’m processing my own …

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In the beginning…

August 19, 2008

Welcome to my blog. I am a early 30s professional artist who is interested in crafty type things as well as arty type things and I love what the net has to offer in networking and inspiration opportunities. I’m a member of Craftster the world wide crafty community, Red Bubble an online photography community and …

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