The fair ended a month ago. I’ve been busy, got sick, and my phone went kaput. Plus, I didn’t win this year. I didn’t even get an honorable mention. After seeing the other entries in person, I can tell that the judges were attracted to farm theme items only. In addition, whoever displayed my camping…… Continue reading OC Fair 2019
The OC Fair has officially begun and it’s time for me to reveal my entries. This year, I decided to try my hand at another subcategory: 3D art. It’s a vague category considering all dolls, animals, and toys are 3D. It’s actually somewhat the same subcategory as dolls, but last year the division winner entered…… Continue reading Orange County Fair 2019 Crochet Entries
I had a commission request this past Christmas for a Saoirse doll from Song of the Sea. I very rarely do commissions as I have a full-time job and try to have a life sometimes, but it was Christmas and I like these original requests. I didn’t see any patterns online for a doll like…… Continue reading Saoirse the Doll from Song of the Sea
I made this mermaid doll for my niece for Christmas and never got around to posting it. I adapted several patterns I had to make it. As with most of my projects, once I finished it, I had so many ideas on how I would make an even better one. So I did! The second…… Continue reading Mermaid Doll
Initially, when I decided I wanted to learn how to crochet amigurumi, I thought I would make a ton of miniature versions of my dog, Sparkle, and sell them on Etsy. Well, I never seemed to get around to figuring out how to crochet a Boston Terrier. Over the past couple of years, I’ve seen…… Continue reading Sparkle Jr. (Version 1)
I did it! I won 1st place in the category of Knitted and Crocheted Art, Dolls, and Toys: Dolls, Toys, and Animals. The coral wasn’t really displayed well, but I had to remind myself I already won so it doesn’t matter. I’ve got better pictures here on my blog! Here is a link to the…… Continue reading 2018 Orange County Fair 1st Place Winner!