The Striped Skunk :: A Doninha Fedorenta

The new skunk earrings came out as a result of a young girl’s request. She likes all sorts of animals and asked for some striped skunks. The striped skunk (mephitis mephitis) is a small mammal living in Northern America. It is an animal well known by its white stripes and by its ability to spray…

An inspiring 2014 :: Um 2014 inspirador

It’s been a quiet beginning for 2014. I am taking the time to work on my ideas for the Little Creatures and it feels good to slow down. I look around and I have this image of seeds germinating slowly underneath the ground before sprouting in the spring: it feels like the Little Creatures are…

Alpacas

This is the last month of the 12 polymer clay projects in 2013. It wasn’t easy to pick an idea as I feel that there are too many creatures I would like to recreate in polymer clay. I ended up picking the alpacas, a domesticated relative of the lama known for its fur. As I…

The Crafty Christmas Tutorial Link-Up

As I have mentioned on my previous post, the tutorial for the Christmas tree is part in the Crafty Christmas tutorial link-up organised by Laura Howard. There are lots of lovely projects to have fun with and it is really great to see how much effort and dedication people have put in their own projects.…