Moth Heaven Blog

Søren the Giraffe

Written on June 1, 2004 at 2:53 pm

So here he is. Here’s what I learned: The Sun Yellow yellow didn’t felt as well as the darker Lemon Drop (white and very pale colours can be like that), and I stopped felting after one cycle because I am … Read More

Avant le Deluge

Written on May 30, 2004 at 3:31 pm

So today’s the day the critter goes into the machine. I have ruined one of these before, so I stuff the legs with old nylons as a precaution and sew the bottom shut with cotton. Sometimes the nylons bunch up … Read More

A Madcap Hollywood Romance

Written on May 29, 2004 at 10:10 am

First, the giraffe.  The convenient LYS was out of Lemon Drop, so Walter and Miss C picked up Sun yellow instead.  It isn’t a bad match, and frankly I like the effect of a paler belly.  It’s like the giraffe … Read More