March Madness….or not!!

I am excited that I will be hanging my artwork up at http://satellite.communitytv.org/ on Soquel ave. for the Month of March starting with First Friday on the 1st of March. Check them out!Also I am creating my artwork on products like pillows, wallets and a few keychains! I found a very nice company based inContinue reading “March Madness….or not!!”

Still time to get crafty before Christmas!

Are you still looking for ideas for gifts? Are you crafty? Can you Sew? Well homemade gifts are always fun for me! I like to make simple gifts for friends, neighbors, postman, favorite shop owners, etc…………… Something like a nice Santa or Snowman adorned cookie bag, stocking or handpainted tin or a box and fillContinue reading “Still time to get crafty before Christmas!”

Patchwork show this weekend in Oakland!

Come by and get your shoppin on at the Patchwork show in Oakland this Sunday the 18th! Free to the public!!! HOLIDAY 2012 – NOV 18 jack london square pavilion 98 broadway * oakland * ca * 94607 http://www.patchworkshow.com/index.php Their will be tons of vendors with cool hip stuff for sale! Mackerilla Design as wellContinue reading “Patchwork show this weekend in Oakland!”

Sweet! Got into the Patchwork show in Oakland as a Vendor!!!! YEAYYY!!!!!

Come to the Oakland Patchwork Indie Art & Craft Holiday Festival 2012!!! When & where is this festival in Oakland you ask? When- NOV 18 Where- jack london square pavillion 98 broadway * oakland * ca * 94607 I will be selling my wares there this fall! SO EXCITING!!! Iwill have my Mackerilla Bags andContinue reading “Sweet! Got into the Patchwork show in Oakland as a Vendor!!!! YEAYYY!!!!!”

Working with ultra suede

working with ultra suede fabric is nice for the reason that it’s thin enough not to bog down your sewing machine. But….it can stretch a wee bit while seeing. So make sure everything is cute exact and you pin the living day lights out of what your sewing!

Fairytale Frocks and Lollipops

Fairytale Frocks and lollipops is an online retailer of sewing patterns, fabrics, books and notions. They are now carrying my Mackerilla Brand Sewing Patterns!! My stuff will be up shortly on their site!!! Please check out their site. Lots of cute things to choose from!!!  

Make a Tink Tote!

This is my Indie Shopper tote bag in the fabric I designed of my dog Detective Tinkerton! One yard of either heavy weight cotton canvas or the linen canvas of this Spoonflower fabric  is all you need for the exterior material. Then just 3/4 yard of what ever you would like for the inside. IContinue reading “Make a Tink Tote!”

Ahhhhhh Friday!!!

And such a nice Friday it tis!! The California weather is finally here! What a weird Winter and Spring we have had! Working on Cushion covers for an old camper for a friend. Then back to my sewing patterns and other projects. I do want to start some fun unique handbags soon. I have aContinue reading “Ahhhhhh Friday!!!”