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DIY Trunk Show November 21, 2014 08:00

Chicago friends! I’ll be selling at the DIY Trunk Show tomorrow at the Broadway Armory in Edgewater. This’ll be my only in-person show of the season, so if you’ve had your eye on something, come on up and save on … Continue reading

Indieana Handicraft Exchange this Weekend June 12, 2014 08:00

Hey, Indiana peeps! I’ll be setting up shop this Saturday at the Indieana Handicraft Exchange in Indianapolis. In honor of this annual Hoosier homecoming, I’ve whipped up a couple of brand new, Indiana-specific puppets that’ll be available only at the show. … Continue reading

New Puppet Display June 06, 2013 08:00

After a couple of years of faithful service, with a craft fair on the horizon in June I decided that it was time to rethink my puppet display. We created the chalkboard rotating display three or so years ago and … Continue reading

Renegade Holiday Wrap Up December 22, 2011 08:00

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

Renegade Recap, At Long Last! September 16, 2011 08:00

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

Time Out Chicago at Renegade September 14, 2011 13:48

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

New for Renegade! September 08, 2011 14:15

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!  

It’s That Time Again! September 01, 2011 08:00

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

Indieana Handicraft Exchange This Weekend! June 08, 2011 08:00

Hey friends! I’ll be selling crafty wares at this Saturday’s Indieana Handicraft Exchange! Come on out to see the hip crafty vendors at the Harrison Center, and check out all the festivities along with the Talbot Street Art Fair and … Continue reading

Do Division Wrap Up June 07, 2011 08:00

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!

Do Division Today! June 05, 2011 11:45

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

Button Swag Sneak Peek! May 27, 2011 11:00

Get excited, Hoosiers! These new 1.25″ puppet buttons will be included in the swag bags to the first 50 visitors at the Indieana Handicraft Exchange on June 11! These new larger version buttons will be available for sale, too, at … Continue reading

Bloomington Weekend Wrap-Up April 05, 2011 08:00

After a whirlwind weekend of crafts, friends, family and long hours in the car, I’m home from an excellent trip south to attend the Bloomington Handmade Market in Bloomington, Indiana. Above are a few shots from the event, including brooches, … Continue reading

Gearing Up March 21, 2011 13:00

I’m gearing up for the Bloomington Handmade Market spring show in a couple weeks, and thought I’d share a few work-in-progress shots of what’s been going on here in the studio to get ready for the event. This will be … Continue reading

Mark Your Calendars November 16, 2010 15:17

Hello friends! Holiday craziness is getting, well, crazy around here, so before I start to neglect the blog completely, I thought I’d give you a quick heads up about a few extra-special December events that are coming up, especially for … Continue reading

Giant Monster Puppet Attack! August 05, 2010 21:00

I thought I’d pass along this photo that my friend Sarah took of me at work today.  I wanted to demonstrate how, when things are busy and I’m not paying close enough attention, my puppet making tends to get larger … Continue reading