(Carrie asked me what I'm doing costumes for. I'm helping host a room party at a local sci-fi fantasy convention: CONvergence. See, that's us down there near the bottom: Wonka's Night Out. We're making the room look like the garden from the movie (well, within reason). So I'm making a Willy Wonka costume for Dan (though he'll need to shave, poor thing), an Oompa Loompa costume for Ryan (y'all remember the socks, right?), and two uh, vaguely Willy Wonka inspired costumes for Lyn and myself. ('Cuz there's a shameful lack of female costumes.) Oh, and I'm costuming 5 teddy bears like Willy Wonka to be given out as "Golden Ticket" prizes.)
I can understand nobody remembering I sew, though - it's not like I've done it in awhile. But the costume diary section of this blog will likely start on Tuesday, as I unveil (hopefully completed) sketches and fabric swatches.
Along with all the homework I got done last night, I also did some work on this:
Currently known by the rather inelegant and mundane name of "Grandma #2" (meaning the second gift for my only living grandmother). I continue on with making Christmas gifts, so I can
For someone that doesn't knit scarves, I seem to be knitting an awful lot of them.