Craftsy Flash Sale!

Craftsy Flash Sale!

The sale is on through tomorrow (Sunday), and includes my class, Crochet: Basics & Beyond, and loads of others that are amazeballs. Spring’s a great time for learning new arts, crafts and cooking! A totally great...

Happy 100th Day of Making!

If you started a #yearofmaking on January 1st, today is your one hundredth day! (If you started before or after January 1st, tell me what day you’re on in the comments, wontcha? And if you haven’t started yet, no day is a bad day to start.) (Oh, and if...

The Gay Sweater

It’s been a long time since an act of craftivism has thoroughly gripped me. Check out The Gay Sweater, made from the donated hair of over a hundred gay people. As the group that made it says on their website: The Gay Sweater project teaches us that words like...
National Craft Month: Class and Ebook Sale!

National Craft Month: Class and Ebook Sale!

March is all about making, and Craftsy’s put all their classes on sale through Monday, March 16th. My beginner crochet class is included, of course! (I’m currently hard at work preparing to film a follow-up class at Craftsy next week, so now would be a...
Bath Fizzies: Fun for Kids and Grown-ups (with Recipe!)

Bath Fizzies: Fun for Kids and Grown-ups (with Recipe!)

Owen’s been home sick , poor guy, and yesterday morning, when he was feeling pretty alright instead of a flushed, exhausted mess, we made our favourite thing: bath fizzies. It’s such a fun and messy – but not too messy – thing to do, and the pay-off lasts...