Watashi wa nihongo o hanashimasu (私は日本語を話します) The above, if I remember correctly (not the kanji, I have a terrible time with Kanji) should mean “I speak Japanese”. I wish I knew how to add, “Well, kind of” to that phrase. I’ve been studying Japanese on and off for a few years, never getting past the… Continue reading I’m also learning Japanese….There’s lots of learning going on right now.
Back to Back updates gooooooooooo! Things in our household are a little…hectic this week. Dear Husband is sick, in and out of the ER sick, and we are looking at possible surgery for him next week to have his gallbladder removed. He is so miserable, and it makes me sad just watching him loaf around… Continue reading I’m Taking a Sewing Class
I do things other than cosplay sometimes. Right now most of my costuming (minus the one for our friend) is on hold while we decide what to do about Otakon this year. Chris found out he has to work that weekend, and he cannot get out of it. Boo. The room is booked and we… Continue reading Warhammer 8th Edition (That I won’t be playing, but being in the store made me buy paint), and other adventures in adulting. – I also forgot to actually post this last week. Whoops
I thought long and hard about how I was going to do Soldier 76’s Rifle. I mocked up materials and drawings using stuff I could get my hands on and just could not find anything that would turn out really clean. I really wanted this prop to be weighty, clean, and recognizable. So after some… Continue reading I bought a 3d printed thing! Now what?
I have lots of plans for costumes coming up, and have been unable to move on any of them until I get settled in to my new job. Because….*insert adorable Sailor Moon transformation gif here* Costuming is expensive! So, what’s this rant all about? Well, I got asked at the last con how much my… Continue reading Costuming is Expensive Y’all
I made this blog a few months ago, and never did anything with it. This is not all that unusual for me. I start a lot of things I never finish: Warhammer armies, video games, cross stitch projects. I am a serial not finisher. Video games usually bare the brunt of my fleeting interest. I… Continue reading Hi!