This is some serious cephalopod! Octopus Cake by by Karen Portaleo/ Highland Bakery
. Wait.. Highland Bakery? That’s in my neighborhood. They make awesome TASTING cakes, too.
via the always awesome Great White Snark
Speaking of octopuses… I got stalled on my update to the hexapus tutorial
, but I’ll get it out this week, I hope!… [ KEEP READING ]
Over at Filth Wizardry, I love this idea:
We had a lot of fun messing around with lumps of plasticine and an old stamp pad, and I figured you’d probably like to see a load of examples of what went on, to give you lots of ideas. I’ve always been rather fond of rubber stamps and my kids love playing with rubber stamps too, but they are expensive, and so we only have a set of upper case and lower case alphabet ones from their great grandpa Norman and a couple of random cheap plastic ones.
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Another Dragon*con has come and gone, and we had a great time.
I’m bummed that I missed most of my crafty friends… I’ll have to plan ahead better next time! But I did get to see lots of my artist friends, so that made up for it. And of course, the people watching was awesome as usual.. … [ KEEP READING ]
LOVE this! After getting my inner nerd on at Dragon*con this weekend, I’m all about the geeky crafting. And really, with Doctors as cute as David Tennant (I so miss him!) and the new guy (Matt Smith?), being a Doctor Who fan is hardly geeky anymore.
Awesome step by step over at Filth Wizardry on how the kids made a Dr Who Dalek from recycled materials.… [ KEEP READING ]