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Early Apparel Making 2010-2013

Printed Cotton Sundress

Printed cotton sundress made from store-bought pattern, 2010

Winter in White

Women’s Club of North Carolina Youth Sewing Competition Winner, 2012 150 more words


Psych Meds and Patterning

Currently trying to reduce my dose of Prolixin,
an old-fashioned “major tranquilizer”
(psychotropic, anti-psychotic medication.)
I could run into real trouble over this.
It took me MONTHS to get off Haldol several… 251 more words

Critical Moment

Anatomy of a Frolick

I have been hard at work on my Frolicking Suit over the past few weeks.  As soon as I feel I have made a big leap forward the list of things left to do grows a bit.  912 more words


I Am An "Open Book Cosplayer"

What IS the “Open Book Cosplayer” Project?


There is a stigma in the cosplay community that most cosplayers would prefer to hide the tactics used in order to make a particular cosplay.

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Letters to a friend

{I’ve been off Twitter for 62 hours. The twitchy part of the withdrawal, I think, is fading. Musing on what I would resume if I went back, I started a conversation in my head — ostensibly directed at certain groups of people — only to realize that the advice I was giving them applied to me. 1,384 more words


Here We Go a Frolicking...

 I have been working on a project I have dubbed the Frolicking Suit.  Last fall my dear friend Sharon made a steampunk suit using this fabric: 489 more words


Let Grandma Help You

Math, especially the basics, is all about patterning. The reason we teach skip counting (counting by 2s, 5s, 10s, etc.) is because it is the foundation for things like multiplication. 362 more words