Hey there Beastie friends! It's just a quick "hello!" from me today, because (and I might have mentioned this once or twice lately) we're going full tilt here in Beastie Towers right now! But I really wanted to share some photos of the lovely market we went to this past weekend - a fun, festive … Continue reading A Festive Beastie Weekend!
Hey there Beastie friends! We're broadcasting a little later than usual, because as we all know, proximity to the holiday season wreaks havoc with the best-laid plans of mice and monster-makers. Buuuuut I'm optimistic that I can make it up to you by distracting you with a whole family of new Beasties! They actually left … Continue reading A Whole New Beastie Family!
It may only be Tuesday, but it seems like we're already in party mode here at Beastie Towers! Come and join us as we pick a name for the 2018 sloe gin batch, as promised last week, and give you a sneak peek of some of the other kitty-inspired goodies we'll be bringing to the … Continue reading Beasties! Cats! Gin!
Hello everybody! There's heavy weather forecast for Dublin later today, so as I write I'm looking out the window and enjoying the bright sky and autumn colours before the storm sets in! And it seems doubly apt, because with market season on the way, right now is the calm before THAT particular storm kicks off … Continue reading The Calm Before Market Season
Woooooooooooo! We couldn't resist popping in an extra post to celebrate the Beasties' favourite holiday! Soooo... Have a spooktacular Hallowe'en! And here are some seasonal monsters to get your own festivities started! First of all, we've got Dracula Beastie stopping in for a bite! Then Ghostie Beastie's going to drift through later on. And who … Continue reading Happy Hallowe’en!
Hello there, Beastie friends! How's your week been? I'm juggling a couple of ongoing monster projects just now, but unfortunately none of them are at a publishable stage yet! So for today's post, I thought I would share some pics of Dublin's parks in their autumn finery instead. Care to wander with us? Living in … Continue reading Dublin in Autumn
Hey everybody! I hope the new week (and new month) are treating you well! It's been another busy week here at Beastie Towers... So much so that last Tuesday's post feels like a loooong time ago! But you might remember meeting this lovely Beastie lady... ... And getting a brief peek at the handsome monster … Continue reading Woolly Wedding Gift II – The Groom Arrives!
Hello there Beastie friends! It's Tuesday again, and guess what? It's another new Beastie day! I think I might have mentioned once or twice that I had a pretty busy summer, and I love that I can share these creations with you at last. Today's project was commissioned as a very special surprise gift from … Continue reading Woolly Wedding Day!
Hello everybody! Welcome to a whole new week... And also, allow me to present a whole new Beastie! Many recent Beastifications have coincided with a human birthday, and this project was no exception! A while back, Jan from The Snail of Happiness got in touch with me to request a monster companion for her partner … Continue reading Beastie Birthday to You!
Hello everybody! And yes, a new week might have begun for the rest of us, but adventurous Irish Beasties Paddy and Plunkett are still enjoying the sights of the Lost Gardens of Heligan. If you missed part 1 of these two little monsters gadding about in the garden, you can find it here... Otherwise, let's … Continue reading Heligan II – Meeting Monsters!