Artist Allison Hoffman, aka Crafty is Cool, is an absolute master of pop culture amigurimi ("a portmanteau of the Japanese words ami, meaning 'crocheted or knitted,' and nuigurumi, meaning 'stuffed doll'"). She can crochet like nobody's business and each of her pieces are a work of art (previously). — Read the rest
Known for her cute crocheted "amigurimi" dolls, Artist Allison Hoffman (aka Crafty is Cool) has a new venture: yarn. Her new AmiguruME Skin Tones line comes in eight colors to better represent the different shades of human skin. — Read the rest
For its 35th birthday, the quirky cult classic Pee-wee's Big Adventure is traveling the U.S. on a multi-city tour with its creator, Paul Reubens.
As I write this, the Pee-wee's Big Adventure 35th Anniversary Tour with Paul Reubens is about halfway through its now (nearly) sold-out tour and, let me tell you, the fans are bringing it. — Read the rest
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Thanks to your positive review and others like it, I was able to write a book and its release is set for October 1st!
A. Pants's "That's Sew Spock" (36" tall, fabric and stuffing) and Allison Hoffman's "Playhouse Friends" (10" and 4" tall, yarn and stuffing) are just two of the dozens of fun creations in the Sew Nerdy geek craft exhibition at Bear and Bird Boutique & Gallery in Lauderhill, Florida. — Read the rest