With the exception of one awesome Meme Cox in my life to make things better at home, this week has been rather shittay. Thank heavens the fine, fine Karen Templer of Fringe Association must have sensed my stress through time and space. On payday, no less. I guess I know where the first $22 out of my account is going! I feel exponentially better already, and it’s not even 9:00am!
You guys, this is a thrilling day for me. I had this funny idea for a poster exactly a year ago, when I was working on what was then to be the Fringe holiday web pop-up, now known as Fringe Supply Co. It was such a simple idea but it made me laugh: the Yarn Pyramid. (“For a balanced fiber diet.”) I couldn’t make it happen with the time and resources I had at that moment, and it led to the wildly popular “High-fiber” tote bag, which I love, but the original idea has been rattling around in my brain ever since. And it’s finally come to fruition.
The finished product wound up being a collaboration with two amazingly talented friends. My pal Leigh Wells did the illustration. I designed it to look like an old-school educational poster. And our friend Victoria Heifner of Milkfed Press is doing…
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