Monday, August 6, 2012

little miss busy

busy busy buzz buzz.

i've been working hard at my new job
and learning a lot.
mostly that i can survive on 4-6 hours of sleep a night

but here are a couple new sets of coasters that i've been working on:


(less than surprising) birds. 

find them all here

im having fun making sets
and im always a fan of making something useable
its also gotten me drawing again, which ive missed.

i want to eat fresh baked cookies right now.
just sayin

Wednesday, May 9, 2012


I'm this week's featured give-away over at Inner Hooker
(a great site for patterns, projects and free stuff!)

In honor of all the great new likes over at High Wire Handmade
I'm creating a coupon code for all the people whose names don't get pulled from the hat!


enter the code at checkout to SAVE 10% in the shop!

act fast! this coupon is only available until 5/20


Wednesday, May 2, 2012

b. 1580

i've bumped around
and into
some of my ancestry.

here are some interesting pieces
going as far back as my 8-greats grandfather

like his will

and the ever-accurate wikipedia

im so english
im mayflower english.

Monday, April 16, 2012

coastal coasters

chillin up in rockport maine for the weekend

talkin about my new coasters


cork backs
owls o plenty

and thinkin about the Flea For All (FB)

get updates on facebook!

Sunday, April 8, 2012

who doesnt need coasters?

everybody needs coasters. right?

ive started working on sets of coasters
here is the second attempt
to make sure the resin wouldnt just leak out all over the place
(like it did the first time)

-and the great horned owl-

i'll be drawing a bunch more


Friday, March 23, 2012


15% OFF 
with this super special coupon code:


80 degree weather makes me productive!
with open windows
(and good ventilation)
i've been painting, cutting, curing and loving all these new pieces!

high wire handmade finally hit 100 items!
now pop on over to the shop and save!


15% OFF 
with this super special coupon code:

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

super fly

i just want spring so badly!
this bright treasury made me happy and springy!

smiles o plenty today!

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

rollin' rollin' rollin'

i've been mushing clay and resining like a maniac!
my hands actually turned blue from working with blue clay
it brings me back to elementary school art class-
rolling out snakes

and i finally made some stitch markers for crochet!

Piet Mondrian

the Hogwarts house banners for crochet

lil yarn nuggets for crochet

HP because i said so

luigi is my favorite!

Saturday, February 4, 2012

Nerd Wars

TONS of new stitch markers
for knitting, crocheting and all around adoration!
Created for and inspired by Nerd Wars Tournament on Ravelry

Snag Free Stitch Markers - Set of 4 Hand-Painted (TMNT, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
turtles in a half shell! turtle power!

Snag Free Doctor Who Stitch Markers - Set of 4 Hand-Painted (David Tennant, 10th Doctor, Tardis, Sonic Screwdriver)
David Tennant inspired Doctor Who

Snag Free Doctor Who Stitch Markers - Set of 4 Hand-Painted (Matt Smith, 11th Doctor, Tardis, Fez, Sonic Screwdriver)
stitch markers for lovers of the 11th Doctor

Snag Free Stitch Markers - Set of 4 Hand-Painted Pac-man

Snag Free Stitch Markers - Set of 4 Hand-Painted Sugar Skulls (dia de los muertos, day of the dead)
some sugar skulls.. i do love them oh so much

and more to come soon!

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

bakin and makin

some fun stitch markers
Doctor Who (10th and 11th)
sugar skulls

they are drying and getting prep'd for finishing touches
should be in the shop soon!

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

new year, new things

making a whole bunch of pieces for the shop!
always trying to add new shapes and colors.

check out some of my process