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Methods and Madness

Who would make a metal template/stencil for a costume for Star Wars Celebration V?Who would spend 2 hours down on my (er, I mean their) hands and knees, moving said template around and spray painting pleather material for a costume?Who would then take pictures of the finished product and put them on their blog? Only

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Got Sleeves?

My totally awesome sister (the older one-they’re both great but M ended up with most of the sewing talent) has made most of my costume for Star Wars Celebration V! These are the sleeves. I had to paint the design on them. Hard work, let me tell you, but nothing compared to sewing. Sewing and

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Aspiring Author Pulls Ahead

Everyone will be relieved to know that the novel writing is back on track. I’d like to say it was through a Herculean effort on my part, but . . . no wait, that’s pretty much true. Although there were no demi-gods involved-at least none that I saw, smelled or heard-just some focus and the

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Subtle Differences

Tonight I went to a summer Halloween party. I love Halloween. I love dressing up in costumes. Although when I went to put on my chosen costume I had to discard wearing it because I was sweltering, and I don’t mean I was a hottie. Had to go with the tourist “costume”. Very sad. Anyway,

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