Saturday, March 21, 2015


Mermaid, pattern by Stephanie Novatski
This was a more challenging pattern than I usually do.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Green Elf

Elf, pattern by Michelle Munzone

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Sunday, February 08, 2015

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Adriana's Gift

My niece Adriana sent me this lovely doll.  On the base it says "Pat Sivec, '94".  Adriana has had it and treasured it for years and now she has given her to me, her loving Aunt.  Thanks so much.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Gingham Hen

Hen, pattern by Tilda, Fairy Tale Wonderland book

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Little Love Bears

Getting ready for Valentine's Day 2015.  Bears made from a pattern in the Tilda Fairy Tale Wonderland book.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014

Happy Hanukkah

Menorah made from clothespins

Friday, November 21, 2014

Getting ready for Thanksgiving

Get ready to party!
Pattern by Cathy Richards in Creative Times magazine.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Dolls for Halloween

Robin Campbell sent me the fabric I made into the bag.

The autumn die off has begun, the vampire bunny is happy.

The Wicked Witch of the West got her ruby slippers back.

Clothespin Dolls and Mug Rug

Crocheted Grim Reaper
Inspired by the chess game in the movie, The Seventh Seal

Casting a spell, my own pattern

Halloween cat from a pattern by Susan Barmore

After Easter people abandon bunnies in Van Cortlandt Park.  Most are eaten by feral cats and coyotes, but some eat a mushroom which turn them into Vampire Bunnies

Pattern by Frowning Frances, interpretation by me.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Coffee Mug Rug

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Pink Rag Quilt

Rag Lap Quilt

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Country Cat

Country Cat pattern by Alley Cat Tales.

Sunday, July 06, 2014

Miss Havisham Clothes Pin Doll

Miss Havisham, the spectre of what happens when you don't move on.