Monthly Archives: June 2012

Abigail the 18th Century Astronaut.

Last week Colleen from the Magic Bean posted a challenge.  She had this contest to make a doll by reinventing an historical era “to come up with a whole new alternative to the past or even the future.”  Then, two … Continue reading

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Chatelaine or Housewife? You Decide.

All artisans need tools.  And there are at least two things to consider about tools – how to keep them organized and accessible and how to keep them in good shape.  I wanted to create a chatelaine, an housewife, in … Continue reading

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