Category Archives: craft

Making heads

I realise I have been very inefficient at keeping up with this blog since we came back to Gulf Town after the summer. This is partly because the summer is over and we are out and about much more, so … Continue reading

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Baby, you can drive your car!

What’s this? Sandydad thought it might be a flag for some obscure country that has a flag with a green background. Does the addition of some black acrylic paint cast any light on the subject? How about adding some more … Continue reading

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More dolls!

Remember Dolly? She goes everywhere with Dustyfeet, and so many people have admired her and asked where she came from that I’ve decided that I will, after all, make some more. My initial plan is to make two more dolls … Continue reading

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A house for a mouse

I bookmarked this fabric dollhouse tutorial months and months ago, planning to make it when Dustyfeet was old enough. I’ve made it (thanks to a kind friend whose husband brought me plastic canvas from the UK), but I’ve decided to … Continue reading

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Planes, trains and marble games

Only three weeks to go until we join the rest of the population of Gulf Town at the airport. I’m busy planning things to occupy Dustyfeet for long periods of time stuck in a seat, because not only do we … Continue reading

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A new member of the family

This is a project I’ve been working on for some time. It wasn’t quite finished, but the other day Dustyfeet lifted the lid of my sewing basket, saw what was inside, and fell in love. Fortunately the doll herself was … Continue reading

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Cardboard rocking cradle

One day, Dustyfeet decided that it was time for her dollies to have a nap: And her frogs: It turned out there was a reason for this sleepy theme: And it also gave me an idea: After Dustyfeet’s nap, I … Continue reading

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