TI-89 Calculator and Batteries Cozy

August 22, 2012 at 5:06 am | Posted in calculator, Calculus, College, Cover, cozy, design, fabric, Kawaii, Kristin Bell, Mars, martian-naut, math, Mathematics, Nerd, Physics, school, school supplies, sewing, sewn, TI-89, University | 2 Comments

Well, since I was making storage pocket things, I decided to make a calculator cozy for my TI-89. I also needed a place to hold extra batteries, because I’d rather not be in the middle of a test and have my calculator die with no back up batteries available. Yes! This does happen! I’m still debating about adding the extra ribbons on top to secure the calculator, but I don’t know if it really needs it, because it fits pretty snug. I made this out of the Mars Martian fabric that I created. :) UPDATE: I decided to add the bows for closure. :)

Congratulations NASA!!!

August 5, 2012 at 11:14 pm | Posted in Curiosity, Engineering, landing, Mars, math, NASA, Science, Space | Leave a comment

So excited that Curiosity landed safely and with success on Mars! Here are a couple of pics! When the servers come back up, you should be able to see the raw images as they come in here: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/raw/

First Swatches From Spoonflower Received! Yay!

May 1, 2012 at 12:27 am | Posted in Art, arts & crafts, body parts, Cats, Colorful, Cosmonauts, Cute, Decorating, design, design your own fabric, drawings, fabric, fabric design, Fashion, Geek, Goofy, Handmade, iPad Art, Kawaii, Kitties, Kitty, Kristin Bell, Mars, martian-naut, prints, sewing, Space Travel, uterus, women, yellow | Leave a comment

Judie the Utie

Sleeping Kitty

Martiannaut

I got my first fabric swatches from Spoonflower.com today! It is so exciting to see my drawings translated into fabric! The colors are a bit different (as can be expected with printing issues), but overall, I think they are so cool! I’m going to really have to work on creating some fantastic fabric designs!!! :) hehe. I can’t wait to use my very own fabric in my projects!!! Thank you Spoonflower! And, by the way, here’s a plug for myself…if you want to buy any of my fabrics, you can get them on Spoonflower in my shop. Here is the link: http://www.spoonflower.com/profiles/kristinbell. I think I get 10% of the purchase price or something, but if you do buy any fabric, I’d love to know and would love to see anything you make with the fabric! Okay, plug over! :)

The Martian-naut!

September 19, 2011 at 3:15 am | Posted in Art, Astronauts, Astronomy, drawings, etsy, for sale, Geek, Happy, Illustrated, iPad Art, Kawaii, Kristin Bell, Mars, martian-naut, Space Travel | Leave a comment

This is my newest drawing, the martian-naut. He lives on Mars and is ready and waiting to greet Earth visitors. We better get there before he gets too old!!!

He’s for sale at my Etsy shop here : http://www.etsy.com/listing/82087266/martian-naut-space-print-from-original

Review: Packing for Mars-The Curious Science of Life in the Void

September 2, 2010 at 10:46 pm | Posted in Astronauts, Astronomy, Biology, Books, Cosmonauts, Kristin Bell, Mars, Moon, NASA, Physics, Science, Space Travel | Leave a comment

“Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void” by Mary Roach will probably make a wanna-be astronaut out of you if you aren’t already! Simply put, this book is FANTASTIC! I fell in love with the idea of space travel all over again. Roach’s writing is top notch and very humorous. This book was a joy to read and it makes me want to have a bake sale to help fund space missions or something. People often ask “why go to space when there are so many problems on THIS planet?!?” and I think that Mary Roach has an answer for them. Get this book and read it! I can’t imagine anyone not loving it! (  )

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