This is not a puppet related post! It’s some good old DIY fun. How to make reusable Beeswraps and ditch the plastic wrap. I bake sourdough bread often and would use plastic wrap during the prooving stage. I wasn’t feeling too good about the waste. When I saw a post by Something From Nothing which showed […]
Hello 2018! 8 is my favourite number which makes writing and being part of 2018 very satisfying for me. After the hectic makery of the months leading up to the holidays I basically crawled into the new year with a book and a hot water bottle. Typically I get up around 5 to start something. […]
What goes into these guys? Quite a bit really. I often get asked (as many makers do): how long does it take to make one? It’s a hard question to answer. Choosing the colour, figuring out the attitude can take a while. Sometimes I stand in the middle of my room scanning my fabric […]
Check this out! Ryan Bradshaw stopped by Art in the Park this year and mentioned that he and Eloise perform spoken word together on occasion. I was pretty excited when he said he had a video of her in action. Here it is! Eloise is a puppet I made for the […]
Very Happy Toys will be at the Broadway Street Fair from 10am to 5pm this Saturday (Sept 9). I will be sharing a tent with my pal Allison Brandt from Who New Creations who does amazing work with textiles. I was there last year and had a blast meeting new people and watching folks play with the […]
Because I do not just make puppets, I decided a name change was in order. And change is good. So goodbye Junipermoon Puppets and Hello VeryHappyToys. I thought this would be a good time for my first giveaway. The contest is being held on instagram. Just head over there to enter to win a […]
I’m so glad you stopped by 🙂 You can always find me here, on instagram or facebook but it’s nice to meet in person. I have a few markets coming up. Come and say hi at one of these events in Saskatoon, SK.