February 26, 2019

If you are in the Austin area and would like to have personalized sewing instruction, I am happy to schedule time with you for lessons (beginner and intermediate), help with a particular project or skill, or classes with a small groups of friends.

I also tutor math and science subjects, primarily to high school and middle school girls. This is a time of year when many students benefit from some extra focused help. 

I began...

December 1, 2018

Get your holiday orders in soon!! Email thecraftymonkey@gmail.com to discuss any last minute orders or gift certificates. 

Holiday order by dates: (can order later, but will have a rush fee)

12/12 for custom orders

12/14 for shopping cart orders with Standard Shipping

12/18 for shopping cart orders with Priority Shipping

12/19 for Austin, TX  local pick up or drop off

October 1, 2018

Halloween Costuming

Have an idea for a costume, but not crafty? Or crafty, but want a consult or help with part of it? Send your thoughts to thecraftymonkey@gmail.com to get an estimate.

Halloween order by dates: (can order later, but will have a rush fee)

10/7 for custom orders

10/17 for shopping cart orders with Standard Shipping

10/22 for shopping cart orders with Priority Shipping

10/29 for Austin, TX  local pickup

April 14, 2017

I am celebrating 15 years in business with a review of my favorite work over the years. I selected both a quilted art piece and an accessory from each year.

Quilted Art 

Year- -Title- -Description

2002- -Jimi- -The first time I made multiple versions of a wall hanging design to sell.

2003- -Dark Alice- -Dark version of Tenniel's original illustration in Alice in Wonderland.

2004- -Carver Library- -Commissioned for the reopening of...

April 4, 2017

Well I have fractured my elbow, which means not much sewing for several weeks. My sewing helper Jocelyn is helping to fill orders, but expect major delays. Please email if you need your order by a certain day.

December 13, 2016

Happy Holidays! I would love to make something special for you or your loved ones this holiday season. This Thursday, 12/15 is the last day that I am accepting custom orders until January (with some exceptions for unicorn horns and the kids accessories). So I am offering a 20% discount on custom work for this week only. This includes custom quilted wall hangings like family trees and other requests. Delivery before Christmas w...

December 10, 2016

Look what I just made! I modified my unicorn horn design to make this adorable Christmas tree with sparkly gold garland and rhinestones. I added colorful presents with gold bows to the headband. You will win your office party, family celebration or really even walking down the street wearing this headband.  

December 6, 2016

I updated and organized my zipper bag section with new Lab Accident quilted zipper bags. I put all bags 1/3 off until Friday 12/9! No coupon code needed

December 3, 2016

I have developed a blank medium sized family tree quilt design that can be used for families up to 28 names and two generations of ancestors in the roots. I include a pigma pen and extra leaves so you can make this family tree your own. 

November 23, 2016

I am so excited to be participating in the Blue Genie Art Bazaar again this year. This is my favorite Austin holiday market and they are in a new location on Airport Blvd, across from Highland ACC. They are open every day until Christmas Eve, 10a-10p. Shop the amazing artists showcased in this iconic market's 16th year. 

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