So, where were we? Dragoncon. Costumes. Geekery. I pretty much had a plan for what costumes I was making for DC this year before last year’s con ended. And, as usual, that plan went right out the window. Blah blah blah procrastinationcakes. That wasn’t the only reason, but let’s run with it instead of getting bogged down with all the other boring crizzap. You might have noticed that I’m kind of a big fan of Urban Threads. When the site… Read more »

Can it really be that another year of ballet lessons is coming to a close? Miss L’s annual ballet recital is upon us. This year I see more little girl than baby, another one of those bittersweet changes. I decided last week that I would shoot her recital portraits myself this year. There’s nothing wrong with the ones done through the studio; I just wanted something more “me” this year. After the dress rehearsal, we had a little photo shoot… Read more »

Miss L has been rather insistent that she’s going to be a princess for Halloween. I have tried over and over again to convince her to be something else (namely, Little Red Riding Hood since I still have the Kinsale Cloak I made her last Halloween) but there’s been no swaying her. Princess, she’d insist. A pink princess. She really liked the princess from Happily N’Ever After, so I sketched this dress, which I thought was a little more appropriate… Read more »

Just a quick peek at the Halloween costume I made Miss L. It’s finally finished. Woohooo!