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Buzzfeed + Grand Reopening January 26, 2013 08:00

What a nice surprise on a Friday night: I reopened the Etsy shop (which I hadn’t even had a chance to announce here on the blog yet) and promptly got featured on Buzzfeed. Good way to start a weekend, eh? … Continue reading

Busy Beaver Blog Feature February 13, 2012 08:09

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

#1 Pick of Chubby Toddlers Everywhere December 13, 2011 08:00

Hey look! My puppets were featured on A Cup of Jo yesterday, number one pick for “The Chubby Toddler Who Laughs at All Your Jokes (Even the Dumb Ones) and Never Refuses a Cheerio.” I’m super excited about this feature– … Continue reading

Pet Passion November 16, 2011 08:00

My eagle-eyed friend Meg alerted me to the fact that my Custom Pet Portrait Finger puppets were featured in the Etsy Finds email yesterday. I’m particularly excited by the fact that this was the “Pet Passion”- themed collection, as there … Continue reading

Love Lulu’s August 23, 2011 08:00

Just wanted to give a special shout out to Annie Roos from the Lulu blog for the sweetest blog write-up ever! I feel so honored to have such a thoughtful and lovely post written about me and my work! Thanks, … Continue reading

Chicago Reader! May 23, 2011 13:00

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

Shout Out! April 20, 2011 13:00

Shout out to the super nice ladies over at Fortune Cookie Crafts who were awesome enough to feature my work on their blog yesterday. The post is super sweet, and includes a little-known fact about Bob Ross that I bet … Continue reading

Green Your Biz March 10, 2011 13:19

I’m excited to announce that I’ll be writing a monthly contribution for the Cosa Verde blog focusing on how to “Green Your Biz.” The column will explore all aspects of running a small, crafty business and tips and tricks for … Continue reading

The Smallest Business of Them All November 24, 2010 11:10

There’s a fun little post about my stuff over at Mommy Shorts. This blog has been really awesome about featuring my stuff over the past couple months, including my Omar Bib and the pet portrait puppets, and now a write-up … Continue reading

Meet Your Maker November 10, 2010 12:22

You can meet me (in case you haven’t already) and hear a little bit about how I got started making felt goodies over at the Homespun/Taffy blog today. They’re featuring interviews with each of their artists from now through Christmas, … Continue reading