On Monday I had the opportunity to teach a puppet-making workshop at the Maker Lab at Harold Washington Library. That morning the news had broken that David Bowie passed away overnight, and it was clearly on everyone’s minds. I had intended on allowing participants … Continue reading
Hey, Chicago! I’ll be setting up shop at The Pilsen Flea this Sunday with the always awesome Rhymes with Twee. I’m super excited to be selling in my own ‘hood for the first time ever and Pilsen Flea is always … Continue reading
There’s a little interview with me over on the Busy Beaver Button Co. blog today talking about why I make custom buttons. Did you know that nearly every package I send out has a tiny 1″ version of the puppet … Continue reading
At long last, I’ve finally had a free moment to go through my photos from Renegade Holiday a few weeks ago to share with you lovely folks. It was a lovely weekend in Chicago– a little drizzle on Saturday morning, … Continue reading
Things are nutso around here, friends, so all I can say for today is that I hope to see some of you at Renegade Holiday this weekend in Chi! Woooo!
I’m finally ready to share with you my little recap from the whirlwind Renegade Chicago weekend. First off, I want to thank all the lovely folks who came out to the fair! We couldn’t have ask for more gorgeous weather– … Continue reading
While I work on getting my act together to share photos from Renegade this weekend, check out this awesome gallery from Time Out Chicago. A bunch of photos of my booth are are featured about halfway through the collection, starting … Continue reading
These six brand new button designs will be debuting at Renegade this weekend, along with some fancy-schmancy new, larger magnets. Get excited all you Liz Lemonites, Don Draperphiles and Frida Kahlo Freaks!
Its hard to believe it’s September already, isn’t it? It seems like summer has barely gotten started. But you know what September means: Renegade Craft Fair Chicago! Next weekend, September 10 + 11, I’ll be bringing all things felt to … Continue reading
Thanks to all those who came out for Do Division this weekend. It was a totally perfect Sunday for hanging out and selling crafts! Check out these photos from the event, including a peek at my new 1 inch magnets!
Hey Chicago folks! Don’t forget– I’ll be selling at Do Division today in Wicker Park! I’m setting up shop with other crafty peeps from Urban Folk Circuit, on the North side of Division, east of Hoyne. The weather looks to … Continue reading
I’m featured in this week’s edition of the Chicago Reader! Yippee! The issue is out now (featuring that slightly gross image of a Mr. Tan Torso up there) and online here, too. I’m featured along with a bunch of other … Continue reading
Hey! Don’t forget! If you’re in Chicago, I’ll be teaching an (almost) Valentine’s Day workshop TOMORROW, Saturday 2/12 at Renegade Handmade in Chicago and YOU should be there! My previous post about the event has the details, and there’s also … Continue reading
I’m excited to announce that I’ll be leading a Heart Brooch Making workshop at Renegade Handmade in honor of Valentine’s Day! We’ll be sewing up a version similar to that little darlin’ shown in the photo above, perfect for gifting … Continue reading