19 July 2012

Growling Breakfast Food

Cereal Spillers

Years ago, I got this wild idea to shoot my tiny bears with rainbow-colored items, such as flowers, candy and cereal. The photos came out so cute, I decided to make greeting cards. On a whim, I listed a group of the cards on Etsy, and the breakfast club has become my biggest hit – as far as views, not sales.

You can even find them on Amazon!

I named this series Cereal Spillers because it rhymes with Serial Killers. Yes, I know, not the best thing in the world with which to be associated. But I thought the narrative was super cute.

Thirteen hundred-plus viewers can't be wrong, right?!?

Imagine my surprise when I learned there is a top secret synth musician(s) by the same name producing some visually intriguing music videos.

7 comments :

  1. What could be cuter then your bears and cereal. I love those little critters...yes, cute name, I'll not pay attention to the other name! You are some talented lady.

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  2. Those visuals are right up your creative alley, aren't they? (You wouldn't happen to be the top secret musician yourself?)

    Gosh those bears are cute - and now I'm craving Froot Loops. Next you should pose your worm-in-an-apple with some Apple Jacks. And how about a bee with some Honeycomb? You can eat the props when you're done - think of it as carb-loading for the next ride. :)

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  3. I love your seated bears! Do you sell the pattern anywhere?

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  4. Thank you, Gloria, Sue, Wayne and Kathy!

    Sue, you've ignited my imagination... THANK YOU! But sadly, no, I'm am not the mystery synth musician. I wish I could play any musical instrument.

    Kathy, by request, I wrote a pattern for a little bear for this year's snowflake booklet, which is featured in the sidebar to the right. My iPhone won't let me paste a link in the comment box, but there are links in the sidebar.

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  5. Your bears are the cutest and pastel......You are also doing great on your bike miles so far!

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  6. Thank you, Msria... There's a very dark side to the bicycle miles this month...

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