CASSiE’s Cousin is on a Rocket Education mission with ‘Out of this World Learning‘
Here he is helping with the Explosives! Not a bad job for a first time Rocket Engineer!
The tubes, duct tape rolls, and motors get turned into rockets, such as this:
Do you want to knit your own CASSiE?
Here’s how! CASSiE Knitting Pattern
If you knit a Cosmic Hedgehog, please send me a picture and tell me about it!
Let’s see some different coloured hedgehogs, perhaps fluffy wool used for the spikes… or space-aged materials…
Go on – be creative! :.D
Standard hedgehog and mini hedgehog
CASSiE The Cosmic Hedgehog is the UK’s space mascot. She promotes the UK in space through Educational and public outreach as well as social media.
Follow CASSiE: http://www.twitter.com/spacemascotuk
The wonderful Jennifer Dunham used a free downloadable pattern from the internet, but it’s only fair to promote the lady who put the pattern up there to be downloaded!
The pattern used to knit CASSiE was adapted from a pattern by Amy Gaines.
Amy has very kindly given me permission to edit her Hedgehog pattern to make it specific to Cosmic Hedgehog making!
I look forward to seeing your Knitting!
More about Amy:
Handmade items and Original patterns by Amy Gaines
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See my interview
on the web show “Stitch & Dish” on MomTV. We talked Amigurumi and I showed some of my designs. If you would like to check it out, here is a link:
and I have a Facebook fan page.
Have fun! ;.D