Monday, September 21, 2015

Episode 84: Favorite Animations

In this week's podcast episode, the girls take 30 seconds to fangirl squee about a few random items, then turn the discussion to their favorite animated movies and t.v. shows from this year, as well as past years.Then, they discuss their latest crafty projects and their progress on their cosplays for the rest of the 2015 convention season.

  • Convolution 2015 - Burlingame October 2-4, 2015 -- All three girls will be attending Convolution this year. Check out their fan table at the Con.

Get Geeky

Moments of Squee

30 seconds of Fangirl squeeing


The following is a blend of movies  and t.v. shows that the girls have watched, and have favorited -- either recently or for all time.

  • Sandy
    • Steven Universe
    • My Love Store (anime)
    • Porco Rosso (movie)
  • Espana
    • Rick and Morty: Heavy science fiction, very dark, very funny, high concept. Examines consequences of science fiction concepts.
    • Bob’s Burgers -- Netflix
    • Pirates! In an adventure with scientists! -- Aardman Animations
  • Jade
    • Sword Art Online (the latest anime she watched)
    • Star Wars Rebel
    • The Minions Movie --  The latest animated movie that she watched and LOVED it. -

    Get Crafty

    Fiber Optics

    Let's talk fiber.

    Finished Objects
    No finished objects

    • Vanilla Sock pattern
    • BCY Super-saturated Self Striping Sport Sock
    • Colorway -- “Pele” --- fire volcano -- yellow, orange, red, and lava rock color -- Harry Potter
    • Pattern: Leftie by Martina Behm
    • Link:
    • Yarn: Miss Babs Yummy 2Ply (zing) and Yummy 2py Toes (Batshit crazy)
    • Notes:
    • working on nice cool afghan hexagons-- doing the Hexagon How-To afghan out of DK weight cottons, 15 different colors.
    • By Lucy of Attic 24
    • shooting for a queen-sized afghan by the time the weather changes
    • On my third row of… 27!  540 hexies.
    • Fingerless gloves vanilla
    • Yarn: Colinette Jitterbug
    • Hermione's Everyday Socks by Erica Lueder
    • Araucania Itata Multy: wool, silk, bamboo
    • green, purple, yellow…
    • working on the foot
    Dr. Who mitts! Knucks base, Jaeger DK dark blue
    Knucks are done, now I’m embroidering the police box details.

    Make it Sew - Cosplay Creations

    • Kate Bishop
      • Belt buckle. Jade made this out of worbla, but having problems with the texture. The Viking added bondo and primer to smooth out the surface. It turns out this a common problem with this stuff.
      • Mask - The mask is taking forever. She tried to make it out of buckram and fabric, but it’s proving fiddly, and moved onto worbla
    • Joanns Fabric is starting to carry geeky fabric, such as asteroids, etc.