End of summer is basically holiday prep time (it may sound crazy, but once halloween arrives its getting close to the end of prep time). Even though as a consumer I can't deal with seeing holiday decrations for sale at the same time as back-to-school items - when you make, and sell, carefully handmade items, it pays to be prepared.
My little lady -- trying out one of my prototypes -- before I started doing fun knots and things.
Toddlers = Quality Control Department.
I know you're chomping at the bit to know what I've named my awesome new dress form, and we'll get to that in a moment. First a few pictures of what I've been working on for fall and for the Art and Music festival that's coming up next week.
I've been working on about 6 different knots. (There's a whole world of intricit knot tiers out there. It's amazing.) These are Celtic Button Knots.
Here's an arial view of a few things I'm working on right now. Care to go in close and take a look? Let's start with the big bowl of fun in the corner.
This bowl has the beginnings of my beaded strands restock over at Modern Mouse.
I am in the middle of some serious bowl making mojo right now.
First there were my little trinket holders - how could some thing so functional, be so adorable?
I've been working on a few things, here's a sneak peek: