Archive of Posts in "Good Crafts"

Parsing the World Through Painting

While organizing my photos from several old computers, I came across the following images juxtaposed against each other because their file names were wedding.jpg and world.jpg. They both date from 2005, when I was 19-20. The images threw my brain down a rabbit hole back to a very difficult period in my life.

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Come for the TARDIS Soap, Stay for the Rose

On Saturday, I got to meet the amazing Kylee Lane of Luxury Lane Soap at @geekwithsoul and @katmbyrne’s house. In celebration, I decided to finally use the Luxury Lane TARDIS soap I’d bought a little while ago. It’s so pretty and accurate that I hadn’t been willing to use it until now.

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Craft Writing Gig on Tor and Post on Doctor Who Crafting

I have some exciting news! I’ve got a gig as a geek crafting correspondent for Tor (a sci-fi/fantasy publisher with an awesome geeky/lit blog). I’ll be posting periodically, probably once or twice a month though possibly more often, highlighting noteworthy projects or patterns, doing themed roundups…really, whatever comes up.

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Can I Make a Starbuck Mandala Quilt?

I know, I know, I’m not quite done the Firefly cross-stitch project yet and I’m not allowed to take on other big projects until I am. But I’ve been thinking about what I want to do for my next quilt. My crafting style is pretty much implementation of other people’s patterns, but after finishing BSG Season 3, I started wanting to do something with Starbuck’s mandala.

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