Monthly Archives: October 2013

Wordless Works In Progress: winding yarn

Two and a half minutes of yarn winding. You’re welcome. 😉 These posts are inspired by  This Is Handmade (“if you can’t sit through five minutes of mind-numbingly boring ass handwork, then you don’t get to whine about how much it costs“). … Continue reading

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Sunday Showcase: Mugs

I’m not sure if I like to make mugs because I also collect mugs, or if I collect mugs as a side effect from making so many mugs…..! But really, one of my favorite things to make (and one of … Continue reading

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This Week in HaldeCraft

In case you missed these as I was listing them, here’s a selection of what’s new or restocked this week at HaldeCraft! More info, including descriptions and pricing, is available here. Thanks, y’all!

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Giving back/paying it forward

I’ve never had the kind of money set aside where I could do random large donations to charities or non-profits that represent something I believe in, so to offset that lack I’ve always tried to be generous with my time. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wisdom: It’s OK to say no

When it comes to doing something for your small one-person-run business, it’s hard to say “no.” When it’s something that can get you exposure, get your name out, make people aware of you, and maybe even make a profit? It’s … Continue reading

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Fresh from the HaldeKiln

I opened the kiln this morning to a successful bisque firing — While the kiln was not as full as I wanted it to be, some of these pieces are time-sensitive and I needed to go ahead and fire… even … Continue reading

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This Week in HaldeCraft

Technically this update has been a few weeks in the making. But my schedule is getting back under control and I’m happy to get back to my weekly routine! This week there’s something for everyone, whether you like yarn, soap, … Continue reading

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