Posts under ‘crafts’

My homemade Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared Sweater

I recently blogged about the significance of June 19th in the weird Youtube series, Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared. (That 6th episode did come out, and you can watch it here.) In celebration for this special day, I wanted to share my homemade Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared sweater.

Return of the pepper spray incident

A few years back, I installed this silly little Lego installation in a newsbox in downtown SF. It was Black Friday shortly after the UC Davis pepper spray incident. I knew a bunch of folks just wanted to come downtown and ignore anything else that was happening, so it was my goal to keep this […]

Houndstoof glitch fabric! Now available as one of a kind shirts and dresses.

I’ve just launched a new collaboration with the awesome folks over at Betabrand. It’s a houndstooth pattern that I glitched out using various databending techniques (JPG, PNG, and other sneaky tricks). The end result is large swatches of what I call Houndstoof Glitch fabric. Thanks to Betabrand, these are now available as one of a […]

Playtesting a new game with label paper and a cheap deck of cards

I started working on a new card game on Thursday afternoon and had a playable prototype by the end of the day. The game is called ROM and it’s a fun twist on the classic Memory game, but with power ups and other strategies. I created the art in Hexels Pro, doing my normal trixel […]

How to make cultured butter at home… OMG it’s so easy.

A few years back, I learned how to make my own homemade butter and I’ve been hooked ever since. The basic process involves pouring some whipping cream into a mason jar, adding salt to taste, and then shaking the hell out of it. Recently, I learned how to make cultured butter at home, which certainly […]