I've been busy. Mostly with lame things like cleaning and work. But also with fun and creative things like this little guy:
Made for my friend's son, the pattern is from an old issue of Knit Simple. It's a Susan B. Anderson pattern though changed it a bit. (do I say that a lot?) Her owl had knit eyes and a beak and I used wool felt and really like the result! He's a great stash buster project and there will certainly be more to come.
I've also made some progress on the sampler:
It's coming along and I'm enjoying finding elements to add. Stop by the Examiner for an article on making adorable egg cups from a paper egg carton. Check it out here.