Author: craftyavenger

Transparency, respect and pancakes

Welcome to my new comic strip. This is where one lady’s experiences in tech and hackerspaces are explored through cooking metaphors. Mainly because I love cooking and I spend all my time in tech and hacker spaces and I have been told you should write what you know. The first strip tells the story of …

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Style in my nerdwear

I like a good nerdy t-shirt. Unfortunately they are done usually with the graphic on the front in a really boxy format. Neither of which looks or feels good to wear. So I paired a R2 Shirt with a navy blue t-shirt of approximately the same weight to create a mash-up that was more fun …

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Quicky summer sundress

When I made this one it felt totally like cheating. I used the pre-shirred fabric from Joann’s I got on sale. I couldn’t find a snapshot on the site but basically it was this but in the black and white pattern.   I used my dress dummy to fit the fabric creating the dress with …

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Robot Ornaments

This year I wanted to spice up the ornament project. And I was thinking Robots… I love robots. These robots needed to be able to work for kids as young as 8. They also needed to be affordable and cute. It was also important to include a good does of customizability to them. I started …

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