The prompt for February's Defense Against the Dark Arts homework was to use the Legilimency spell and craft an item that a friend or relative would love.
My post on the Harry Potter Knit and Crochet House Cup was:
With a look of intense concentration on her face, VelvetKey enters the DADA classroom, balancing a mug full of…a dancing sapling? She glances up briefly at the professors and offers them a sheepish grin.
Um, good evening. As you can see, this one’s a bit…feisty. But when I tried the Legilimency spell, all I got was an image of a tree branch…
She trails off as if realizing something, and her face falls.
I probably shouldn’t have cast the spell near the Forbidden Forest. Um, well…Professor Sprout might like it?
The finished product:
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I chose not to paint a smile this time, in order to more emulate the PopVinyl Groot figurine.
And the badge for completing the homework:
I'm excited for the weekend; I've got a dalek to finish and then we'll officially be done with the specific February tasks! Whee!
Craft on, my friends!