Category Archives: Arts and Crafts

For the love of making (or mangling) things.


Life has been busy, but I am currently on vacation which has been wonderfully lazy. I’ve spent most of the week listening to books, loafing and doing some crochet. Been nice to not have to work or rush around. The weather has been crappy. The ice has been evil, makes the roads crappy to drive on. Luckily I haven’t really had to go anywhere. Well, done some travelling but has been local. Read the rest of this entry


Been working on the head dress today. You can see the progress here:

Head Dress

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Piggie’s Creations

Piggie’s Creations

I have yet another site started… Because I just don’t have enough to do 😛

If you have been following the crochet posts that I have been making, I will not longer be making them on this site. I will now be making all of those posts on this new site. I have a face book page by the same name and want all of my crochet materials to be under the same name. At this point, I am not moving the posts I have already made on this site to the new one. I may at some future date, but it is unlikely.

Full Shawl

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Crocheted Animal Hats


Crocheted Animal Hats: 15 Patterns to Hook and Show Off


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Abbreviations: ch = chain, spc = space, sk = skip, sl = slip, st(s) = stitch(es), sc = single crochet, dc = double crochet

Special Instructions:

  • The beginning chain counts as the first stitch.
  • Instructions between ( ) or * are to be repeated the specified number of times.
  • Instructions between [ ] are all worked into the same stitch/space.

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Buta Side


This is one of those things that I spent a ridiculous amount of time on and still ended up with little to show for the effort. I have never really had a good side view for this character and was hoping to work something out that was doable for the comic. I don’t like it. Sigh.


Random Oinks in the Dark

Silence Killed The Dinosaurs

Comics, Stories, Dinosaurs, Cats

Mistakes & Adventures

What I've always wanted


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