Gargoyles! Apparently they're supposed to be scary... I'm a bit of a fail when it comes to scary.
For some reason I much prefer knitting to crochet. I honestly have no idea why, especially when it comes to amigurumi. Crochet is so much easier to shape... and you only have a single hook instead of knitting's 4+ needs where everything tends to slip off. Anyways, this guys was entirely too much fun to knit!
The pattern is a bit complicated, but I like a challenge. I remember there being a point at the feet where the pattern just didn't make any sense to me and I stared at my knitting with a bewildered face and made unhappy noises. I managed to overcome that with a bit of improvisation.
I believe the yarn is I Love This Yarn, and it's peacock color. The bright blue is my favorite, especially when it stripes with the black... and this happened a lot! It's one of the skeins I received in my "Mystery Bag of Yarn". He was knit on my size 7 DPNs. Also, he's got pipe cleaners in his legs and arms which makes him slightly pose-able.
I think I will call him Wellington. Hooray gargoyles!