I finally made some time to work on this model kit again. It's much nicer to do this on the weekend when I can work during the day. The natural light lets me actually see what I am doing. I probably would have made more progress but I got distracted partway through. I realized there... Continue Reading →
I'm starting on another plastic model kit, and got a torso done. This will eventually be a Jaeger from Pacific Rim: Uprising. If you've never seen the Pacific Rim Movies, a Jaeger is a giant robot piloted by 2 or 3 people inside that fights giant monsters. Also you should go watch Pacific Rim, it... Continue Reading →
Well this is a big departure from what I have been doing lately. I have been having some pain during crochet time lately and it turns out I have a case of "crochet elbow". That's like tennis elbow except it comes from spending too much time swearing at yarn instead of swearing at tennis balls... Continue Reading →
I finished my porg today! Isn't it the most horrible, adorable thing you've ever seen? I love it! The pattern was purchased from MsPremiseConclusion on Etsy.
I finished the porg's feet, so all the individual porg bits are done. I pinned the face and sewed on the upper lip and chin. Sewing is one of the least fun parts of amigurumi but with a little determination I'll be finished this guy tomorrow. The cats sure think porgs might make a delicious... Continue Reading →
I finished the body the other day. Now it's stuffed and I have made all the small parts except the feet. Hopefully I can finish those tomorrow and then it's just a matter of sewing everything together to finish my porg.
I finished R2-D2 tonight! These two make quite a pair! Now I have to figure out what to do for my next project...
I sewed 2 of the 4 detail pieces on tonight. There's 2 small ones left to do. I'm in the home stretch with this project!
I finished making all the various lenses and lights that need to be sewn on. Now all that's left is the sewing.