Category Archives: Craftiness

FOOD: Orange Cranberry Cakes for Mabon!

Mabon celebrates the autumnal equinox, when day and night are equal, and this year in the northern hemisphere it starts on September 21st, ending September 29. That’s the extent of witchy knowledge dropping for you today because my practice can … Continue reading

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Peace and Quarantine

I haven’t put gas in my car since March 13 and until yesterday when a guy bought my old bedframe off Craigslist, I hadn’t touched actual banknotes (aka cash) either.  It’s been a relief to live and work in the … Continue reading

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Making Handmade Leather Journals

   Lately I’ve been obsessed with de-cluttering AND blank journals.  Especially leather ones, which can be amazingly expensive.  I horde blank journals because I can never figure out what’s important enough to write in them but then I realized I … Continue reading

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How is This My First Comic Book Convention?  Easy Costume Time!

I love an excuse to put on a costume; I have no idea why I’ve never been to one of these shindigs before. I attended HeroesCon 2015 Saturday and it was pretty overwhelming. I can’t even imagine going to something … Continue reading

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Jewelry Tutorial: Bottle Cap Bubble Earrings

I don’t think you really need a tutorial to make bottle cap earrings and I’ve never even been interested in making them, but I just cut a case of Cheerwine bottles into glasses and every bottle came with it’s perfect … Continue reading

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Ukulele Bag: Not quite a tutorial. But sort of.

Let me be clear – I’m not a good tutorial writer. Halfway through a project I think maybe I should have taken pictures to blog about it, and other times I think the project isn’t interesting enough to talk about … Continue reading

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Jewelry Tutorial: Super Easy Toggle Bracelets

This is one of those projects that I had to come up with myself  because I wanted something really badly and no one else was selling it.  It can’t be an original idea – seriously, I can’t believe no one … Continue reading

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Gets All Nature Girl and Makes Beauty Shit

Turns out the best way to get me to do a project is to promise to teach someone else how to do it. I committed to doing a program for students on sustainable beauty and cleaning products. Making face toner, … Continue reading

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Bottle Cutting for Dummies (Like Me)

It’s all the fault of Phoenix.  Their farmer’s market, actually.  While I was there in March I bought my new favorite glass which was once a wine bottle. What follows every time I drink from it is not only the … Continue reading

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