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Make your own tiny spun cotton fruit! I’m sharing techniques for making a pineapple, pears, strawberries, plums, oranges, and cherries in this fun fruit craft project. I’ve been wanting do a fruit craft project for awhile using spun cotton shapes as a base for painting and embellishing. I was thinking- Read More -
So I kind of feel like this is the year of the diorama. I’m pretty much obsessed with them at this point. This paper mache Easter egg diorama would make such a lovely display on a side table or buffet, and it would be the perfect place to showcase dyed eggs or- Read More -
I love the look of quail eggs, and I love all things made of spun cotton, so here I’m combining the two! These spun cotton quail eggs would make the most wonderful spring decorations. They would be lovely strewn down the center of an Easter table, incorporated into wreaths, or- Read More -
These adorable retro spun cotton birds were inspired by some Christmas ornaments that were made in Japan in the 1950s. I’ve sold a bunch of them, and they often came in blue, teal, and white. The old glitter, which was originally a sparkly silver, is almost always tarnished to a- Read More -
I started carrying fairy garden accessories in the shop! It was only a matter of time before I got into this stuff. I love all things miniature, and I ALSO love regular non-tiny human gardening. The two things together are almost too much. Almost. So now along with my regular- Read more -
I’ve had my nose to the grindstone lately, working several projects, as well as stocking my shop with new and special things. I’ve been adding a ton of items to both the web shop, and my Etsy shop, and this stuff has been flying out the door. I can’t remember ever being- Read more -
I sometimes feel like art comes loaded with special powers. I think some people are MEANT to own certain pieces, and it’s almost like the artwork puts out some sort of magnetic energy to pull in the right people. I had stopped at the Salvation Army just to get a- Read more -
For the last few years I’ve been collecting and selling vintage spun cotton crafts, some of them antique. I love the simplicity of the material, and all the unique ways it can be transformed. The old-world craft has seen a resurgence in popularity lately, and folks are working with cotton- Read more -