Hello World!

We’re still around and costuming! We’ve definitely slowed down a lot though with life getting busy and some of us having kids (holy cow), but we’re all still active and you’ll see updates here and there.

Latest Blog Posts
Some of the images I did for my Yokai Dream Coloring book. This is an original project of mine based on Japanese ghosts, monsters and mythical creatures (yokai and yurei) mixed with seasonal flowers. [...]
Sun, Dec 04, 2016 11:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Be sure to check out the Catching Sakura Art Show at Comic Book Hideout (215 W. Commonwealth Ave; Fullerton, CA 92832) it opened last night! The show will run until 1/28/2017. I have two pieces in the show, this one of Sakura and Tomoyo, “Precious Friend” and one of “Kero-chan in Strawberries”! [...]
Sun, Dec 04, 2016 10:54:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Hey folks! I’m back from CTNX and ready to start up sales for my new stuff! Some of these would make great Christmas presents, too! Thanks for your support. When you buy my stuff it makes it easier for me to have time to do more personal artwork like this. HOW TO ORDER: Please email sweetmomokoATmac.com replace AT with @ or use my contact form here. USA shipping only, paypal payment only. Shipping for small items typically about $4, larger ones, more like $6. YOKAI DREAM COLORING BOOK $15 This is my brand new book I’ve been working so hard on! 21 pages of intricate Japanese traditional spirits and monsters mixed with seasonal flowers! Limited copies of this specific iteration of book so don’t miss out! 8.5 X 11, Medium letter paper interior. The majority of the images are highly detailed with a few cute simpler ones at the end. The cover is light card stock [...]
Mon, Nov 21, 2016 6:39:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Hey guys! I’ll have a table at CTNX this week! T233! Come by and see me, I have a lot of new stuff! woo! I’ll have my Yokai Dream Coloring Book, 20 pages of intricate Japanese traditional spirits and monsters mixed with seasonal flowers! I only have a limited number copies of this so don’t miss out! I’ll also have Cat Helper pins and bags, cat mermaid bags and charms and my new Dapper Cat, Tako-san Tea and Mermaid charms and probably some other stuff, too! I’ll be selling extras after the con next week. Also please keep in mind I’m still taking orders for Cat Helper pins and Holiday Cat pins! Please see this post for more details. Here’s the CTNX map below! [...]
Sun, Nov 13, 2016 6:04:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Jigglypuff and Pikachu kid costumes
For Halloween this year, my girls wanted to be Pokemon. I let them pick which ones, and they picked Pikachu (ok that doesn’t seem too bad), and Jigglypuff (ohmigod big pink ball… how do I do that???) After some consultation with Marcus, we decided that the costume would be a big ball shape worn over a jumpsuit. The ball part of Jigglypuff would be a ball shaped hoop skirt (like a Chinese lantern) with plastic boning, so it’d be collapsible and lightweight. I was really happy with how it came out because it was all pretty theoretical until about… 2 days before Halloween when I finally got it working. I did a lot of Googling to try to find if anyone else had done something similar, but I wasn’t able to find anything. I ended up having to try a couple different things before I got the understructure working properly. So here’s a quick tutorial for anyone else who wants [...]
Tue, Nov 08, 2016 11:40:00 PM, Continue reading at the source