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Hastings Sanderson
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Pocket gryphon pattern
I've been trying to come up with a cute (and easy) gryphon stuffed animal for awhile. Over the years I have tried doing a couple of flat styles and some overly complex versions, but nothing stuck I was looking for something that could be easily made for lar...
Pocket gryphon pattern
Pocket gryphon pattern
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Cloth of Honor Project
I As anyone who has ever mentioned "patchwork" in my presence knows, I love little bits of fabric and oodles of color all in one place. When my oldest daughter was tiny and my husband was in school I paid some of our bills by making festival and children's ...
Cloth of Honor Project
Cloth of Honor Project
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Growth and new research replacing old
My SCA kingdom, Artemisia, is gearing up for its 20th Anniversary this June. My favorite event locally, Arrows Flight's Toys for Tots,is also celebrating its 20th Birthday this year in November. The wave of nostalgia has me looking at my own SCA history. I ...
Growth and new research replacing old
Growth and new research replacing old
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The Impossible Feast: An idea
My SCA persona's motto is AT SPES INFRACTA (Yet, hope is unbroken) and I have a thing for flying pigs and the idea of making the impossible possible. I was looking through Facebook memories this morning and in 2014 I had seen an advertisement for Pig Wings ...
The Impossible Feast: An idea
The Impossible Feast: An idea
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Wool on Wool Applique: part 1.
I took a class on the subject of wool on wool applique at Estrella War taught by Bernadette de Costa Tempestad and when I posted the resulting make and take, I got mobbed with requests to share the handout. There was not a handout as such, so this is a comp...
Wool on Wool Applique: part 1.
Wool on Wool Applique: part 1.
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Madder and garters
 I decided to try my hand at natural dyeing some yarn. I used Dharma Trading' s ground madder with an alum mordant and this tutorial  from their site.  I didn't buy nearly enough dyestuff and wasn't able to get enough of my wool dyed consistently the same c...
Madder and garters
Madder and garters
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Venetian turpentine and boiled linseed
The strange brewing of substances for sticking wool to silk continues.  I am trying to use the recipes from the De Kethan Treatise/Sloane manuscript 345 as those are specifically described as being used for printing fabrics. They are called "assays" in the ...
Venetian turpentine and boiled linseed
Venetian turpentine and boiled linseed
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Back to IRCC stuff: Slippers
In the past I've made a variety of leather (and faux leather) slippers to go with my dresses. I did a parti-colored set in rust and blue to go with my Lucretia patchwork dress, the 'strawberry toes in red trimmed with green for the IRCC I dress, and the tea...
Back to IRCC stuff: Slippers
Back to IRCC stuff: Slippers
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The Kool-aid Peplos
I need to get some clothing done to wear to the SCA's 50 Year celebration within the next few weeks while still working on the IRCC dress a good portion of the time. I also can't do things too fitted because I'm once again having a bit of rapid weight loss....
The Kool-aid Peplos
The Kool-aid Peplos
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Finished Elizabethan suit
 I need to get pictures rotated and there will hopefully be modeled pictures eventually, but I just wanted to make sure pictures of a complete object exist, since I'm terrible at remembering to do that. I also needed to make sure there was a blog today. I d...
Finished Elizabethan suit
Finished Elizabethan suit
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