Hey there everyone! It's a sunny spring Tuesday in Dublin, and I've a fresh new Beastie to share with you all! Now, from the title, you'd be forgiven for thinking that this one has a geological theme... But in fact it's more of a rock 'n' roll vibe we're going for! Hey there, Beastie lady! … Continue reading Beasties Rock!
Well hello there everyone! This week I'm finally getting around to sharing a sort-of-commission that was requested by long-term BeastieBuddy Jan, who blogs at The Snail of Happiness. She already opened her home to a pair of Beasties last summer... ... But following a Grand Slam victory for Wales in the Six Nations rugby tournament … Continue reading A Wales of a Time!
Hello everybody! I'm a little later on my blogging than usual this week... But I promised you a new Beastie, and here she is! Meet Julia Beastie! This particular monster lady was made as a very special "Yay, you finished your MA thesis" gift... And as you can see, she's not travelling alone. She's being … Continue reading Feline the Beastie Love!
Hey look! I'M BACK! No, I haven't been hiding out in the daffodil patch with Paddy and Plunkett for the last month... Although I bet that would be a party! I've been keeping busy with knitting classes, plus a little non-Beastie-based work. It's always a good idea to keep food on the table, and yarn … Continue reading Springing Back into Action!
Hey there Beastie buddies! It's been a bit of a hectic week here at Beastie Towers... Yes, I know I've been saying that A LOT recently, but it seems like every week that passes brings even more action than the one before! So, what's this week's slice of news? Well, it's a biggie - I … Continue reading Our New Studio Home!
Did you know that, according to the Celtic calendar, Spring in Ireland begins at the start of February? Most of the time, it doesn't feel particularly Spring-like until well into March (especially last year!) but 2019 has been so mild. Explorer Beastie's miniature daffodils have been blooming for a couple of weeks already! And with … Continue reading Early Spring at Beastie Towers!
Happy Tuesday, everyone! And today I have a real monster treat for you all... The first new Beastie of 2019! Here he is - a brand new Rugby Beastie! It's been a while since I made a Rugby Beastie - you can check out past members of Team Beastie here and here - but they're … Continue reading A Rugby Star is Born!
Hello everybody! Well, we may be in the very depths of winter here in the northern hemisphere, but since we all made it through Blue Monday yesterday, it's onwards and upwards from here! And after introducing a few new Beasties recently (catch up here and here) I thought it might be nice to get out … Continue reading Winter Garden Wandering with Paddy and Plunkett!
Hello there Beastie friends! I've another fresh new Beastification to share with you today... And better yet, it's a two-for-one deal! I give you - the Beastie Sisters! This happy pair were made as a Christmas gift for two real-life human sisters, Emily and Holly. Let's meet Holly Beastie first! Human Holly is super into … Continue reading Hey Sisters! Go Sisters!
Aaaah, the new year! It's a time when many of us think about taking on a new interest, or learning a new skill... And perhaps more than a few of you are considering trying your hand at a little DIY. Well, the Beasties are WAAAAAY ahead of you on that one! Meet Spencer Beastie, a … Continue reading Beasties Are Doin’ It For Themselves!