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I am a crafter and mom to two wonderful kids. I first started making things after my son joined a Waldorf playgroup. Through this group I learned not only how to make things with my hands but also my imagination. I discovered the beauty that comes from celebrating magic- through my son's amazed eyes and through my own soul being drawn to it. Too quickly do we ask our children to leave behind the magical world they long to play in... too easily do we choose to ignore it ourselves.

I try to bring a little bit of magic into each unique piece I make- even if it just celebrating the magic that comes from taking a little bit of wool and transforming into something entirely new.

My work is made from 100% all-natural wool. It is a beautiful and versatile material that can be turned into so many different objects. It is soft…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 3
  • Joined March 18, 2008

Favorite materials

wool, magic

About

I am a crafter and mom to two wonderful kids. I first started making things after my son joined a Waldorf playgroup. Through this group I learned not only how to make things with my hands but also my imagination. I discovered the beauty that comes from celebrating magic- through my son's amazed eyes and through my own soul being drawn to it. Too quickly do we ask our children to leave behind the magical world they long to play in... too easily do we choose to ignore it ourselves.

I try to bring a little bit of magic into each unique piece I make- even if it just celebrating the magic that comes from taking a little bit of wool and transforming into something entirely new.

My work is made from 100% all-natural wool. It is a beautiful and versatile material that can be turned into so many different objects. It is soft but strong, pliable but long lasting. I find that it appeals to adults and children alike. I hope you will find the same to be true about my work.

Thanks for visiting!

Please check out my other shop of wool wall hangings:
brooklyncrafts.etsy.com

Also check out my blog:
www.brooklyncrafts.blogspot.com

I am a part of a wonderful craft collective! The women in my group make all sorts of truly amazing items. Please visit our website to find out more about us:
www.brooklyncraftcollective.com

Other member Etsy pages:
willowpixie.etsy.com
katydidcreate.etsy.com

My mom has three shops on Etsy(!):
thecalakacompany.etsy.com
imsovintage.etsy.com
calakacottons.etsy.com

Finally, as a special thank-you, each buyer receives a handmade needle-felted card to enjoy for yourself or share with others. I'm happy to add a gift message inside for you. You can view examples here:
http://brooklyncrafts.blogspot.com/2008/04/needle-felted-cards.html


Thanks if you made it through all that!
Cary

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