Category Archives: Other Art

you look fine

Almost a year ago, I was pretty severely injured at work. A theatre drop landed on me, pulling my ear from my scalp a bit, perforating my ear drum, and hitting my head. Obviously, in the moment, getting my ear … Continue reading

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You Can’t Take It With You

That was the school play for Sitka High School this year waaaaaaaaaaay back in May, and I did some not terrible work that now resides in Sitka Performing Arts Center’s storage. (We’re going through some transitional stuff at work, so … Continue reading

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Cheap Seats and Brownies

Now that the Steotchalong is complete (still haven’t framed it though), I’m focusing on some project I had in the works already. In the mean time, I still have two more shows from my internship that I need to post … Continue reading

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Spooky Trees

The first thing I built for my internship in Alaska was for a Young Performers Theatre production of Wizard of Oz. I was tasked to design and build trees for the Haunted Forest. My first designs: They were nixed for … Continue reading

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Brighten up the room!

In a previous post, I wrote about the “Open When” package I sent out. I made a second set of things for this package. For this, I made some faux stained glass out of some note cards and lighting gel … Continue reading

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More Fun with Shrinky Dinks (and other crafts)

The other day, Frank and I had a choice. We could watch the broken dog for the day (he has stitches, and acts like a puppy, so he can get unruly and also try to take the stitches out), or … Continue reading

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So Many Necklaces!

After the swaps, despite my many projects that I have lined up for gifts and whatnot, I became totally obsessed with making plastic canvas pendants. The ones here aren’t even all of them; they’re just the ones that I’ve put … Continue reading

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Paper Anniversary 

I decided to save something special for my 200th post. Holy goodness, it’s my 200th post!! On September 6, Frank and I shared our one year wedding anniversary. The paper anniversary. Around June, I started to look for viable paper … Continue reading

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Fun with Shrinky Dinks!

So right now, my WIPs include: 2 swaps, 2 commission pieces, and a present for my husband for our first anniversary. All of them are secret for now, but I’m working furiously. Instead, I will treat you to a series … Continue reading

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Stitching Spirographs

When I was little, I loved drawing with the little toys that help you draw perfect spirographs. So when I found this tutorial about a year ago, I knew I had to try it. I haven’t gotten around to it … Continue reading

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