My sister made me a set of Katamari Damacy magnets for my birthday last year — the King of All Cosmos, the hapless Prince and half a dozen of his royal cousins, all depicted with loving care via the woefully underappreciated medium of Shrinky-Dinks. They currently adorn the metal drawers behind my desk at work, where they are loved by all who see them.
Imagine my surprise when I visited my sister’s apartment over the Christmas break and discovered she’s been holding out on me. At some point she made herself a complete set of cousins. Needless to say, it’s a pretty awe-inspiring sight.
Apparently the process of making them is fairly time-consuming, which is why I only have a “best of” sampler. Her next project is to create magnets for the We
Too bad these are so difficult to make. She could totally go into business selling these things and make that katamari hat chick cry in defeat.