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And the winner is.... Buttercream!

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

We have a winner from this last round of sock club! It was a tough one this round. For the first week of voting it was a three-way tie. Then it was a two-way tie between Summer Storms and Buttercream for the rest of the month. Yesterday we had a tie-breaking vote, and Buttercream it is! This was the May colorway, so look for it to appear in the shop in November! ..... iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiin addition.....! Long time HaldeCraft followers will remember None of your Beeswax, the September 2011 colorway. Cranberries was chosen from that round, as the color to be...

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The results are in...

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

... and we have a winner! (You can read the first part of this here.) I used the broad pen to color it in, and I think the next time I will use the fine point (the same one I used for the outline). I feel like the broad tip was too... inky. I might use it on the letters, instead. Overall, I am very happy, and am already brainstorming on which products need to be HaldeLogo'd!

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Let's do 'xperiments!

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

For a while now I've wanted to find a different/better way to do something. Over a year ago I did these firefighter mugs, and for the most part I am happy with them except that on a couple of the letters, I had more paint on the brush than on other parts of the letters and you can see where the paint ran a bit in the firing. One thing I can't control is what happens to a piece in the firing, and it makes me sad and a little stressed out to work hard on a piece and then...

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Sneak Preview

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

  What could this possibly be? I already offer soap and lotion. Care to hazard a guess....? The answer won't be far off, for I'll be announcing it tomorrow!

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