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 have completed my first pattern! I actually made this dinosaur about a year ago as a commissioned piece. I wrote everything down, but I needed to transcribe it into a document and have some people test it first. I finally got around to doing that and I’m very excited to say that it’s a…… Continue reading Brontosaurus Pattern Available on Etsy
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!
Christmas is a day of giving, to me. It has no other meaning than to celebrate friends and family. As such, I always tend to veer towards handmade gifts of some sort. Typically it involves a lot of cookies. This year, I added crochet to the items I hand out. I thought, wouldn’t it be…… Continue reading Christmas Crochet