Supermum Scientist Beastie and her Baby - CrawCrafts Beasties

Beastie Super Science!

Hello everybody! It's a new week, and a new month... So I reckon we'd better have a new Beastie, too! Following my first experimental leap into the world of the Scientist Beastie... ...I got a request for another science-minded monster from the same customer, who wanted a special gift for a friend! And this one … Continue reading Beastie Super Science!

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A New Addition to the Beastie Family!

Hello everybody! Wow, can you believe we're nearly at the end of June already? It's really flown in... But I figure we have just enough time to squeeze in another new Beastie post before we fully jump into July! So, allow me to formally introduce my latest Beastie commission - tierneycreates Beastie! Some of you … Continue reading A New Addition to the Beastie Family!

A Beastie Birthday Bonanza!

It's new Beastie day! So it must be... Friday? Yes, we're breaking with tradition a little here, but after giving this very special pair a brief introduction in Tuesday's post, I couldn't wait a whole week to give you the guided tour! This cheerful monster couple were created as a very special birthday gift for … Continue reading A Beastie Birthday Bonanza!

Our Monster Day at Woollinn!

Happy Friday, everyone! And it's been a double fun one for us, because we've just spent the day at Woollinn, Dublin's festival of yarn! I was helping out my buddy Diarmuid of S Twist Wool for the day, so there might be a bit of a bias in the photos... Are you spotting a pattern … Continue reading Our Monster Day at Woollinn!

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A Magical, Mythical Monster!

Finally! I've stumbled on proof that unicorns are in fact real! Except maybe they look a little different to what popular culture and centuries of mythologising might have led us to believe... Perhaps they look a little Beastie-er! Hey there, Unicorn Beastie! This sweet little monster maiden kinda knows that she's special. I mean, look … Continue reading A Magical, Mythical Monster!

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Paddy, Plunkett and a Blast From the Past

Hey there everybody! I'm mixing it up a bit this week, thanks to a recent round of blog updates... Which you can check out in Tuesday's post here, if you haven't already! I figure since you got your behind-the-scenes news on Tuesday, it's only fair to get you ready for your weekend with a monster … Continue reading Paddy, Plunkett and a Blast From the Past

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Friday Social #3 – Community Crafting!

Hey there Beastie peeps! The weekend is very nearly here, so that means it's time for another peek behind the scenes here at Beastie Towers... And this week, it's all about community! As some of you may already know, I recently started teaching knitting classes at my local yarn store, The Constant Knitter. It's a … Continue reading Friday Social #3 – Community Crafting!

Ballerina Scientist Beastie, Personalised Handmade Gifts by CrawCrafts Beasties

Arts? Science? Why Choose?

Hey there Beastie friends! I hope you all had a super weekend... Especially any of you who were celebrating St Patrick's Day on Saturday! Today on the BeastieBlog, we're weighing in on an issue that has been troubling humans for centuries - the ongoing battle between the arts and the sciences. And is it really … Continue reading Arts? Science? Why Choose?

Pict in PA Beastie, a very special monster commission by CrawCrafts Beasties

A Picture-Perfect Beastie!

Well hello there! And despite the best efforts of the mean ol' flu bug that temporarily disrupted my blogging last week, I'm now back in the land of the living. Hurrah! So, shall we celebrate by meeting a new Beastie? I think so! Those of you who keep up with Laura at A Pict in … Continue reading A Picture-Perfect Beastie!

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A Bewitching Beastie!

Hello there everybody! Today seems like a fitting day to share the last of my pre-Christmas commissions with you, since I'm looking out my window and watching the ground being slowly covered with a dusting of snow and hail! It seems we might have a bit of a way to go yet until Spring starts … Continue reading A Bewitching Beastie!