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Phoenix Plushie – Assembly Tips

I love the creative community that Spoonflower fosters and their weekly design contests. Creating the Phoenix Plushie for their Mythical Creatures Plushie design contest was a particularly rewarding challenge as I had to brush off 3D pattern skills I hadn’t used in a while. I created the prototype using...


Painted Floor at Spellbound Children’s Bookshop

Spellbound Children’s Bookshop moved into a new space in 2013 which had a bare concrete floor. Owner, Leslie, wanted to paint or stain the floor in an interesting way to enhance the space, yet keep her costs down. After some research by both of us on materials, time, costs...


Marbled Paper Lantern Box

I rarely miss the chance to take a workshop from instructor, Steve Pittelkow when he is in town teaching at Asheville BookWorks. He is an amazing marbler and wonderful teacher. I especially recommend his multi-day classes where you spend a day or two creating papers and then another day...