Crafts

Every year, it seems, I come across some craft project that would be so cool to do with Sola if only…. I had some dried flowers to do it with. Yet, every year, I grow tons of flowers in my yard. The irony has not be lost on me… So this year, I vowed to […]

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Sola has decided that “art” is her “special talent”, as she calls it . As a result, she has been keeping me on my toes with all of the art that she has been doing around here. In particular, she has taken a liking to cutting paper and making elaborate paper constructions. This fascination of […]

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Sola is absolutely and positively obsessed with flowers. So much so, that our garden rarely has any flowers in it, as she picks them all to give to people, wear in her hair, put in small vases on the nature table, and who knows what else she does with them. So I recently had an […]

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I recently saw a photo of a lovely mermaid bendy doll. As I don’t have the opportunity to buy from the woman who made the mermaid doll, I decided to try to make one for Sola myself. I mostly followed the same directions that I used to make our flower fairy dolls, but I also […]

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A couple of years ago, I made this pom pom bunny for Sola. She helped to make it by being the hand model for the pom poms, but that was about all she was able to do at the time. This year, I wanted to try making pom pom animals again while finding a way […]

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