Happy Monday! Here's a recap of what we did this weekend.
Since Thursday was the last day of school around here, Friday was our official start to the weekend. Friday during the day was pretty relaxed. The kids were happy to sleep lat
After a year or more of trying to come up with an attractive website design that I made myself, I finally gave up. I went to wix.com and created myself a flash website. They are a good company and have some wonderful designs. I was just bothered that
I tried my hand at making my own custom labels using this tutorial on Craftster.org. I used GIMP to design the label.
Printed up a bunch of them on transfer paper. Don't forget to reverse the image when you print so the image is facing the right w
I made another brush for GIMP. If you don't know what GIMP is, you can read my post about my Valentine's Day Brushes. This time it's shamrocks for St Patrick's Day! My husband is just about all Irish (making our kids almost 75% Irish) and his family
I'm not sure why I haven't been sharing my GIMP resources. They're crafty right? Plus they can help you be crafty. I'm not going to share my artwork here. That's over on deviantART. But I will share my brushes and any other resources I create for GIM
But I feel like updating anyway.
So, whats new with me? Not a whole lot. Kids birthday party went well. I found it much more relaxing to have it at home vs at Chuck E Cheese or some place similar. Hubby said he found it more stressful, but I think t
I entered a contest on deviantART where you incorporate your fractal artwork into an artisan/traditional piece (ie, not digital). I made a jewelry set. Here is the finished piece showing all resin bottle cap jewelry and all fractals used.
This kind of falls under art (photography) and crafting (constructing the "studio").
I made myself a macro photo studio using this guide: DIY Macro Photo Studio
My box is slightly smaller than 12x12 (though the author doesn't recommend it), I didn'