The art of softie-making with children's drawings

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Four a week

That’s how many I can manage to make without going bonkers.  Isn’t the point of being self-employed that I can call the shots and decide how much work I want to do? So, why do I feel guilty?

Esme’s bunny has super duper sonic bionic ears…

by Esme, age 5


“This is Sonny Li’l Bad Guy, Keadryn’s imaginary friend who goes on extreme adventures. One day he is in the Alps and one day he is in Africa. Currently he is in the middle east. He’s hard to keep track of. ”  (Jeff, Keadryn’s uncle)

by Keadryn, age 4


Olivia’s dog with his rainbow stripes, great red tongue and sparkly wings is a most faithful companion.

by Olivia, age 8


Desiderata had started doodling a candle flame, but it gradually turned into a seahorse with pouty lips and long hair (that can get wild sometimes).

by Desiderata, age 8


Cade loves to draw fantastic, powerful creatures, like this dragon, named Cartonthorus.

by Cade, age 10

These are some of the projects I completed this month.  I still have a bunch (of patiently waiting customers) on my list of orders to complete, and a growing number of people patiently waiting for quotes.   Waiting.  Even the people talking on the radio sound a little impatient. (Please be advised that if you are hoping that a softie be ready in time for a birthday, well, there’s nothing wrong with hoping…)