kid-size messenger bag

Kid-size messenger bag

I sewed this kid-size messenger bag for my older son. I used pattern #545 from The Green Pepper ( The black exterior and red lining fabric are both 500 Dernier coated Cordura nylon from Rockywoods Fabrics ( The graphic is a personalized Star Wars Imperial logo that I cut with my Silhouette Cameo machine out […]


Lego Canvas Wall Art

Canvas Art from Photographs 1.  Buy 6 stretched canvases.  The Lego photos are on 8″x8″ canvases.  The dog photo is on 12″x12″. 2.  Use Photoshop or Gimp to divide a photo file into 6 subfiles. 3.  Print out each photo. 4.  Trim each photo so that it is about 1/4″ smaller than the size of […]

Wedding Cake

Baking our Wedding Cake

White Velvet Wedding Cake Makes 7½ cups batter, enough for two full 8″ round pans or one 9×13″ sheet.  Use 6 cups batter for one 10” round pan. 1 1/3 cups water 1 tsp vanilla or almond extract ¼ tsp Creme Bouquet by Magic Line (optional) 3 eggs ½ cup melted unsalted butter 1 […]