Penguin Season :: Época de Pinguins

It’s penguin season! While it gets cold around here, summer is approaching in the South Hemisphere. This is the time when most penguin species gather with their colonies to nest and it is amazing what they can endure for survival! Adelies gather on rocky areas, where they can build their nests far from ice and…

On Penguins :: Sobre os Pinguins

The penguin series is one of the oldest I have been working on. In 2005 I made my first penguin, a Christmas penguin with a Santa hat. Since then I have made many more penguins, many of them with scarves and my favourite ones, the Hawaiian penguins. I really like the peculiarity of placing a…

Sailor Penguins :: Pinguins Marinheiros

Although the sunny days haven’t quite yet arrived, the sailor penguins have already dressed up for the warmer days to come. I really like the colours that give them a retro look and how they look like a happy bunch in a family picture. They are available here. — Apesar de os dias de sol ainda…

Busy :: Atarefada

With the Holidays coming soon, I have been busy preparing orders and it is really great to feel my work appreciated. Penguins have been, so far, the most popular item and I have been having fun with their colourful scarves and Santa hats. I feel grateful not only for sharing my work but also for…

Saving Penguins :: Salvar Pinguins

Today I was caught up by surprise with this lovely post by Duni… it’s about how penguins can be saved with knitted sweaters. I had no idea that you could save penguins this way, and actually it’s a really clever idea. Read more about it at her blog and here. And it was great to see…