Making Moomin Stacking Stools

Making Moomin Stacking Stools

I’m a big fan of Tove Janson and her lovingly illustrated kids’ books about the Moomins.  When a coworker sent me a link to a set of Moomin-themed stacking stools that had apparently never come to market, I thought “I bet I could make a set of stools like that in one night!”   I’d … Continue reading

Dyeing Flowers

Dyeing Flowers

During Teacher Appreciation week, we wanted to have some fun flowers for Pioneer to give out at school. He had a book that mentioned that you could make multicolored flowers by splitting their stems and putting the ends in dye. The dye gets sucked up to the head of the flower and, voilà, multicolored flowers. … Continue reading