Tin Toys

I’m a huge book collector. I find tons of inspiration for my work in books like 1000 Robots, Spaceships and Other Tin Toys and American Tin-Litho Toys. I had the chance to go to the Museum of Tin Toys in Yokohama last spring, it was like a pilgrimage for me! (I...

After The Vacation

I’m just back from 5 lovely days on the cote d’azure. While I was relaxing I tried carving some little stamps. Apparently it’s all the rage in Japan, but I don’t know what this craft is called. It was super easy to cut into the rubbery surface....

Everything’s Turning Up Roses

A pattern attempt from awhile back. I want to do some new patterns and I was asking around on the internet for a tutorial. Helen Dardik from Orange You Lucky! (who does so many lovely patterns) sent me to this one. If you like patterns you might like...