Tag - crafts

Carrie: The Cake of Endless Wonder That No...

Mark Frauenfelder, one of the head BoingBoingologists and author of The World’s Worst, went to the Bazaar Bizarre craft show in December and took a pic of the cake that all the Constant Readers of this site will want for their next...

Knitted Dead 3: You Want Me to Salute That...

The same genius who previously knitted up some Dawn of the Dead characters, then did Shaun of the Dead, apparently turned her attentions towards Day of the Dead as well as everybody's favorite machete-wielding biker, Tom Savini.

Link Quilt

Link Quilt: Crafty Gamer Mom of the Year...

The writer of the blog Free Play has a cool gamer mom. And a talented one as well. That image there is just a bit of the wall hanging quilt she made for them starring, of course, Link. She could probably go into business doing stuff like...

Podcast Review: A Cool Idea in 5

“A Cool Idea in 5” is another interesting crafts/decorating/lifestyle vidcast, but this one is hosted by Jeanne Benedict of HGTV, so you know the quality will be higher and the ideas usable and interesting. Benedict is clever...

Shaunas Secrets of Scrapbooking

Shauna’s Secrets of Scrapbooking...

Written by: Shauna Berglund-Immel Published by: Hot Off the Press Every so often, it seems as if the scrapbooking industry is glutted with products, how-to books, and specialty tools that seem more quaint than useful. Luckily, scrappers have...

Squid Hat

Squid Hat!

Too freaking cool! Here’s more pics including a pattern. Pics of the squid around the house. Found via MAKE Blog.

Odds and Ends for 4-8-2006

First we’ve got Doc (allegedly!) plotting to crash a whisky auction, now there’s going to be more carnage around here involving this. Doc and Bailey are off in a corner conspiring. They better cut me in on this. Want to use...

The Binding Belt Enclosing Me…

Another craft project for Halloween, less cute and more morbid: make your own head in a jar! And of course, I'm thinking: use a bigger jar with a wider mouth and make the kids reach in to get the candy.

102 Terra Cotta Projects – Book Review

Subtitle: Pretty & Practical, Whimsical & Wonderful Ideas for Terra Cotta Pots of All SizesWritten by: LeNae GerigPublished by: Hot Off the Press An artist’s dream: a flexible, cheap, readily-found material. Just a dream? No...