Hello Beastie friends! Is it really Friday again already? And what's with all this talk about the seaside? Well, this week for Flashback Friday I wanted to revisit a little lady monster from back in 2016 - hey there, Mermaid Beastie! But her fishy tail... ... And aquatic-themed accessories... ... Made me realise that it's … Continue reading Flashback Friday – Beasties by the Seaside
Hey there everybody! How are you all keeping? I've been knitting and sewing like a fiend these past few days, so it's kinda nice to take a break and have a chat with you all. Aaaand it wasn't so bad to scroll through a few more holiday pics in preparation for this post, either! Let's … Continue reading Beasties in Bruges
Hello there Beastie friends! Apologies if I'm a little later than usual - today I ventured out of the Beastie Towers isolation bubble to get groceries and that takes a whole lot longer than it used to! So I thought, how about we quit quarantine for a while, and go travelling? Anyone who saw this … Continue reading Brussels – A Monster-Friendly City
Hello there Beastie friends! I hope you're all keeping well in these rather strange times. To keep things interesting, we've got a slightly different new project to share with you this week - a Beastified pug! Here she is now... Hello! This fuzzy felty lady could probably use a little introduction. Remember the wedding commission … Continue reading What’s Pug Got To Do With It?
Well, it's a bit of a weird St Patrick's Day in Dublin this year. Because of the ongoing Covid-19 containment measures, there's no parade or St Patrick's Festival, and the guidelines are to stay in and work from home if we possibly can. So, over the weekend, I brought some stuff home from my studio, … Continue reading Beastie St Patrick’s Day!
Well hello there, Beastie friends! Today we're joining Explorer Beastie and his good buddy Garcia Beastie for a visit to somewhere a little unusual - Highgate Cemetery! As you already know, we had a rather soggy day in Kew Gardens... ... During which time the boys found a novel way of staying out of the … Continue reading Highgate Cemetery – A Monster Tour
Well, I might have promised a post for this Tuesday just gone... But a little bit of holidaying got in the way!Sorry!But hopefully this picture of Explorer Beastie enjoying some of the fine things Belgium has to offer will tide you over until normal service resumes next Tuesday.Cheers, and see you then!
Hello there Beastie friends! It's been a wild and windy week here in the North Atlantic, with a couple more storms-with-names (so you know they mean business) battering Ireland and the UK over the last few days. So do you fancy taking it eeeeeasy, and looking at some awesome sculpture? Goody, because I'm excited to … Continue reading Walking in a Woolly Chihuly Wonderland!
Well hello there, Beastie friends! Last week we followed Explorer Beastie as he caught up with his old buddy Garcia Beastie in the colourful surroundings of Kew Gardens. And you might remember that they spotted this place from the heights of the Treetop Walkway... That's the Temperate House. It looked a little sad the last … Continue reading The Temperate House, Revisited
Hey there Beastie friends! It was a bit wild and wintry when I woke up this morning, so I thought that today's post could maybe bring a splash of autumnal colour to a January Tuesday! Continuing on from last week's London-based post, we'll follow Explorer Beastie as he steps off the road less travelled and … Continue reading Autumnal Colours – Explorer Beastie at Kew