#FlatRichie Goes Transatlantic – Again

Instead of the Saturday round-up, here is the latest update on the whereabouts of the most elusive of all Richies – the Flat version with his cardboard entourage. The latest news have come in, and here is a quick geographical overview: All those crisscrossing red lines are getting a bit difficult to interpret, so I’ll…

OT: Happy Mail

Are you all familiar with the term happy mail? I came across the term on Youtube, where you can actually find many, many videos that show the exploits of happy mail: Especially in the crafting community, happy mail is basically an unsolicited shipment of an odd assortment of material, gifts and surprises. Strictly speaking, happy…

The Fan A to Z – #S

Have you noticed it? Guylty has been writing daily posts the last week, owing to the fact that I have not enough paid work and there for more time for my hobby. How are we coping with the onslaught? I’m happy experimenting with it, and am surprised to find that I actually have enough to…

[Sorta OT:] Parcel Chain/Travelling Shrine Project

Idea generation is something I am really good at. Following up on ideas – not so much. So before yet another brainwave fizzles out, I’ll quickly bounce this off you: Way back in September, Donna suggested in our conversation about shrines that have gone missing in the post (singular! only one so far, fingers crossed),…

The Fan A to Z – #G

G – How long have you been in the fandom, and how has your attitude to the fandom changed in that time? When is the time that you are “legitimately” *in* the fandom? My first posts happened  on tumblr, at the end of April 2012. Wow, six years – that’s an age… But the initial…

The Fan A to Z – #F

Hello, hello! How quickly ten days fly by when you are having fun. I am back from Spain – a little more tanned, and way more relaxed, despite a bit of work while there. We returned on a true red-eye flight on Thursday night and have a few more days until we head on to…