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halloween, halloween craft, happy halloween bunting, local senior center, Misc. Creations!, Personal, sewing, stella, thrift store fabric finds, vintage quilting fabrics, vintage sheet music -

Ink stamping on fabrics...cute eh? I finally dove into cutting the stamp sheet we got as a freebie goodie in our welcome packet at Artfest last year. I am getting so excited about going this year. Now that I sort of know what to expect, I can relax a little...and hopefully plan out what supplies I should bring to maximize my experience in each of my workshops. (AND I'm still sending out positive waves into the universe for a chance Abby J. can surf her way to the Pac NW and GO TO ARTFEST WITH ME!!!) My new favorite place to...

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Family & Friends, halloween, icebat, sewing, uglydoll costume -

Some of my favorite photos of the Captain in his Ugly doll, "Secret Mission- Icebat" costume! I'd say his costume was a hit with the Halloween crowd. It was perfect weather, a bit chilly but Arlin Jack was plenty warm in his fleece Icebat suit. Can't wait to make his costume next year, and I'm promising myself more time to get it finished.

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halloween, icebat costume, Misc. Creations!, Personal, sewing, ugly doll -

finally working on Arlin Jack's Halloween costume, "Secret Mission" ICEBAT!!! Originally thinking I was going to use part of his last years dinosaur costume for a pattern reference, I decided to make my own (shocking I know, but hey I don't follow directions well either) instead I ended up butchering it  to pieces and re-used the stuffing to make the head of his new costume... dressing fitting numero uno...does it get any cuter than this? (geez I love those cheeks!) side profile...ha. looks like Otis is wearing it too! onto the face detail...I used a cream colored felt for the...

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