Learning to embroider
Need a hand? How about an eyeball?
Happy Halloween! I was going to make cat ears, but that seemed too time consuming, and I was feeling much too lazy at the end of the day yesterday. I wanted something fast. So, my mom suggested I just make a big eyeball. Okay. One big eyeball coming up. This doesn’t take long to make…
So many things to be inspired by today
I came out on the porch this morning, and realized I’ve been taking these pretty morning glories for granted. I went back in an grabbed my camera. The morning glories have been blooming here since we moved in, and we’ve never planted any new ones. I love to see what flowers look like from behind.…
Hippos and ducklings
Here are some better photos of “Hilda the Hug Me! Hippo”, my sock hippopotamus. You can see her hand-embroidered eyes, nose, and mouth, which I did by winging it with some embroidery floss. I even gave her some eyelashes, and some tufts on the end of her little tail. Her posture is pretty funny too.…