Tag: design

Crocheting with Color Gradient Yarns!

In recent months I’ve really come to love color gradient yarns. Those soft and slow color changing yarns that have been the friend of a knitter for ages. The first time I used one of these yarns was in 2015 with my knit shawl,…

On Writing A Book

When I sat down to write the first words of my new book, I went blank. As blank as blank can get. The page looked at me with monstrous intentions. It taunted me. Mocked me. For a week it stared at me, daring me…

Learn to Crochet A Hat!

First things first…the winner of my Craftsy class! Congrats to Alaxandra L! I’ve already contacted her. Thank y’all for playing along! Now…onto the actual blog post! Remember my blog post, Learn to Crochet a Shawl? When I announced my new line of patterns, Singles?…

Learn to Crochet a Shawl!

  Happy Thursday y’all! Today, I have a really cool new thing to share with you. For awhile I’ve wanted to do a series of patterns that are fun, quick to stitch, and great for learning new techniques. I get to do that now!…

How to Gather Inspiration like a Pro

If you ask 10 different artists where they find inspiration you’ll likely receive 10 different answers. As an artists, I’ve struggled with inspiration and where to find it for many years. When I designed, the idea was there and often it seemed planted in my…