Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Monthly Check-in: February 2017

Most Popular Blog Post
The post with the most views and comments was my only post this month.  What a weird month it was.


Most Popular Instagram Photo
This month, with 26 likes and 3 comments, this picture of my progress reading Christine was my most popular photo.


Creative Challenges and Link-ups I Participated in
#drawriotdaily - I found this challenge at the beginning of February and hope to make it through a whole month or drawing a picture a day before the end of the year.



February Focus Projects
I'm still working on the Tardis baby blanket, although I am almost done....
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Year-long Goals Progress
1.  Use my sewing machine - nope

2.  Knit/Crochet some sweaters - nope

3. Finish the Groovyghan - nope

4.  Complete a drawing challenge - started one :)

5.  Etsy shop - nope

How was your month?

Monday, January 30, 2017

2017 5 Day Headband Challenge: Day 1

Today is Day 1 of the 5 Day Headband Challenge by SolĂ©ne Knits.  Today's prompt was to think about some headband inspiration:
So, I searched Pinterest and created a board:
My basic inspiration is braided cables, textured stitch patterns and animal ears.
Should be a fun challenge!


Thursday, January 5, 2017

A Peek in my Art Journal: Drawcember


This past month, I attempted Drawcember, a drawing challenge on Instagram.  I completed about one week of posts and then lost steam.  Here is my progress: