Howdy! Thank you all so much for weighing in on the coaster options last week. It was incredibly helpful. The results: A 11 votes B 21 votes C 12 votes D 16 votes So that's pretty clear and your thoughtful comments really helped me zero in on what was and wasn't working. You made me… Continue reading Voting Results and Halloween (like winter) is Coming!
Corrections: I feel I need to clear up some misconceptions from a previous post. In my post Rupaul! Trays and Dog Thievery! I may have left you with the impression that I spend my childhood in some sort of gin-soaked-olive-facilitated drunken haze. I assure you this was not the case. I merely had a habit… Continue reading New Products and Halloween Favor to Ask
The Goal: Come up wit a fun Easter Project. Spoiler: I didn't. You see I’ve spent the last couple of weeks pursuing my lifelong dream of being really tired all the time. I've been in a coaster-making frenzy with hundreds and hundreds due. But that's really the definition of a "good problem" isn't it? So,… Continue reading Easter Edition: Mo’ Bunny Mo’ Problems
Ah February and March! Historically it is a slow time for me. Kind of the lull between seasons if you will. Time to catch up, catch my breath, get organized and come up with new ideas. Or maybe just take a little break, play with the dog, spend some quality time….. I’m sorry,…..what? Elvira wants… Continue reading I’m sorry…..what?
The folks at Plaid sent me their new Mod Podge Ultra a few weeks ago I was eager to try it out but couldn't get to it till this week. Mod Podge Ultra is a new spray-on version of Mod Podge that can be used on wood, metal or fabric. As you can see it… Continue reading Mod Podge Ultra and the Tucson Festival of Books (no relation)
Having clawed my way to the very pinnacle of the "He Glues Stuff to Wood" industry I find that I can go for several weeks doing nothing but, well.... gluing stuff to wood which is what I've been doing exclusively of late. You see, over Christmas I was approached by a totally charming couple who… Continue reading A Busy Couple of Weeks
Happy New Year to all of you! I just realized I forgot to do my annual Christmas Season Report. As long-time readers know, every year Christmas, well.... kicks my ass. From being overwhelmed by (and under prepared for) massive coaster orders - to bonking my head on some usually-inanimate-but-for-some-reason suddenly-kinetic object such as a wall… Continue reading Christmas Season Report: Less Ass Kicky than Before