Sewing · Toys

Fig’s New Clothes

When last we left our hero, Fig, he was a bit bare.  In need, you might say, of a fig leaf for dignity's sake.  He needed clothes, Bud insisted.  So we found some paper (packing material from an Amazon box fit the bill nicely) and sat down together to make our patterns: These are the… Continue reading Fig’s New Clothes

Sewing · Toys

An Improv Fox

What do you do when your preschooler becomes obsessed with a new TV show and desperately wants the toys to play with, but there are no toys?  Well, if you happen to have THE perfect fabric in your stash, you make one. Meet Fig.   I downloaded an image I found online, then cropped out… Continue reading An Improv Fox