Daily Archives: February 5, 2012

Day 5 – More of that blanket

I’m using the same picture as yesterday, cause I’m feeling tired and lazy.  Shoveling the driveway – a lot longer than it looks – of two feet of snow takes it out of you. Today, I have all 18 of

Day 5 – More of that blanket

I’m using the same picture as yesterday, cause I’m feeling tired and lazy.  Shoveling the driveway – a lot longer than it looks – of two feet of snow takes it out of you. Today, I have all 18 of

Aqua/Green Silk Scarf

Only time for a quick scarf today. This one is made by painting green blotches and then blue blotches on a wet silk scarf. Then, while it’s still wet, sprinkling the whole scarf with salt. I’ve used large grain kosher

Aqua/Green Silk Scarf

Only time for a quick scarf today. This one is made by painting green blotches and then blue blotches on a wet silk scarf. Then, while it’s still wet, sprinkling the whole scarf with salt. I’ve used large grain kosher

Sketching in the car

Spent 5 hrs in the car roundtrip to visit family today – here’s one of my sketches from the ride home. Not a fan of either team, but looking forward to the game anyway.

Sketching in the car

Spent 5 hrs in the car roundtrip to visit family today – here’s one of my sketches from the ride home. Not a fan of either team, but looking forward to the game anyway.

#05 Timepieces Pendant

Today I made this necklace pendant. This is a rectangular bezel with a piece of pretty red paper in the bottom. Then I put a thin layer of resin down and set it. Then I laid down some watch internals

#05 Timepieces Pendant

Today I made this necklace pendant. This is a rectangular bezel with a piece of pretty red paper in the bottom. Then I put a thin layer of resin down and set it. Then I laid down some watch internals

Day 5 Notebook

This notebook is 10 sheets of 8.5 by folded in half and made into signatures for a total of 40 pages. The leather pattern has gone from plan to layered to what it is. I discovered that if you cut

Day 5 Notebook

This notebook is 10 sheets of 8.5 by folded in half and made into signatures for a total of 40 pages. The leather pattern has gone from plan to layered to what it is. I discovered that if you cut

Day V Some more poppies

Cause I had 2 little guys left from yesterday i’ve turned them into earrings .

Day V Some more poppies

Cause I had 2 little guys left from yesterday i’ve turned them into earrings .

Day 5: Sunday in Tirol, Austria

We, me and my hubby, spent our Sunday visiting a friend of ours in the winter wonderland that is Austria. Although we arrived home late in the evening and I didn’t get to make anything today, I said to myself

Day 5: Sunday in Tirol, Austria

We, me and my hubby, spent our Sunday visiting a friend of ours in the winter wonderland that is Austria. Although we arrived home late in the evening and I didn’t get to make anything today, I said to myself

Day 5: Paper Bundles

I made paper bundles for a mixed media piece I am working on.  

Day 5: Paper Bundles

I made paper bundles for a mixed media piece I am working on.  

Day 5: Processing spiral

Yep, still doing logarithmic spirals. This one is made in Processing.  

Day 5: Processing spiral

Yep, still doing logarithmic spirals. This one is made in Processing.  

TAD 5: FeltIO Untrackable

Take a digital break with FeltIO Untrackable. These phone pouches are made out of conductive felt and work as shielding screen between your phone and the world. Nobody can reach you while your phone is inside this fuzzy pouch. It

TAD 5: FeltIO Untrackable

Take a digital break with FeltIO Untrackable. These phone pouches are made out of conductive felt and work as shielding screen between your phone and the world. Nobody can reach you while your phone is inside this fuzzy pouch. It

Daily Instructions for 5 February 2012

Introduce yourself to people who know you. Document. Report back. #dayin #dailyin

Daily Instructions for 5 February 2012

Introduce yourself to people who know you. Document. Report back. #dayin #dailyin

TAD 5 B &B

TAD 5 B &B

Bamboo and butterfly Chinese brush painting

TAD 5 B &B

TAD 5 B &B

Bamboo and butterfly Chinese brush painting

Day Five: Skeleton

I used my iPad to sketch the image. The background is random drips on a Buddha board.

Day Five: Skeleton

I used my iPad to sketch the image. The background is random drips on a Buddha board.

Companions

Every day at 9:15, Felicity took her beloved pet for a walk on the square in the old port town. He was something of a mixed breed, of indeterminate origin.

Companions

Every day at 9:15, Felicity took her beloved pet for a walk on the square in the old port town. He was something of a mixed breed, of indeterminate origin.

Day Five – Braided Bracelet and almost finished cushions!

I did get a little bit of sewing machine time today, and got my cushion covers stitched and turned, however I didn’t manage to get to the shop for cushion pads, so they’re still not stuffed and closed. Tomorrow’s task…

Day Five – Braided Bracelet and almost finished cushions!

I did get a little bit of sewing machine time today, and got my cushion covers stitched and turned, however I didn’t manage to get to the shop for cushion pads, so they’re still not stuffed and closed. Tomorrow’s task…

Day 5 – Looks Easier Than It Was

It turns out that adding some blur and a little bit of text with a border is way harder than it looks! :( I got some help from this tutorial here.

Day 5 – Looks Easier Than It Was

It turns out that adding some blur and a little bit of text with a border is way harder than it looks! :( I got some help from this tutorial here.

Day 05: Weekend again

I want another weekend! I can not believe it went by so quickly. Friday night I hoped this weekend to make a plan for TAD and a good strategy for at least one week in advance. So here we are

Day 05: Weekend again

I want another weekend! I can not believe it went by so quickly. Friday night I hoped this weekend to make a plan for TAD and a good strategy for at least one week in advance. So here we are

Day 5 Apple man collage

It’s been a lazy Sunday, the kind I like. It seemed to be a crisp, beautiful day, but I stayed inside all day and I don’t regret it. I had all day to fantasize about what I’ll do for today’s

Day 5 Apple man collage

It’s been a lazy Sunday, the kind I like. It seemed to be a crisp, beautiful day, but I stayed inside all day and I don’t regret it. I had all day to fantasize about what I’ll do for today’s

The Evolution of Fish

I found a beautiful circular fish image from a movie I was watching..had my husband draw it .. I scanned his image and then transferred it to  linen using my printer.  I had most of the supplies on hand for

The Evolution of Fish

I found a beautiful circular fish image from a movie I was watching..had my husband draw it .. I scanned his image and then transferred it to  linen using my printer.  I had most of the supplies on hand for

Day 5 quick experiments

I took my ink splat (A3) that was made playing with Brusho Crystal Colours while at my art class. Chopped it. Rubber stamped it. (materials used: gold embossing powder, bronze embossing powder & twinkling H2Os (moistened with water & applied

Day 5 quick experiments

I took my ink splat (A3) that was made playing with Brusho Crystal Colours while at my art class. Chopped it. Rubber stamped it. (materials used: gold embossing powder, bronze embossing powder & twinkling H2Os (moistened with water & applied

T-A-D 5: A Textile Brooch and Bonus Earmuffs

Anyone remember the girly, Mori Girl-inspired brooch I made for T-A-D last year? Well, selling it was so bittersweet (so exciting to sell it! But I loved looking at it!) that I decided to try my hand at another, smaller

T-A-D 5: A Textile Brooch and Bonus Earmuffs

Anyone remember the girly, Mori Girl-inspired brooch I made for T-A-D last year? Well, selling it was so bittersweet (so exciting to sell it! But I loved looking at it!) that I decided to try my hand at another, smaller

Day 5 – Wipers!

I took a break from beading today. I had a mending task that required the sewing machine, so I put together a little project that’s been on my to-do list for a couple of months. This, my TAD friends, is

Day 5 – Wipers!

I took a break from beading today. I had a mending task that required the sewing machine, so I put together a little project that’s been on my to-do list for a couple of months. This, my TAD friends, is

Dag 5 : Kerfmes

A little carving knife forged from a ball-bearing casing. It is not going to get a handle, only needs to be hardened and sharpened. The first time I’ve forged that sort of steel. Not really acceptable and I wasn’t feeling

Dag 5 : Kerfmes

A little carving knife forged from a ball-bearing casing. It is not going to get a handle, only needs to be hardened and sharpened. The first time I’ve forged that sort of steel. Not really acceptable and I wasn’t feeling

Day 5: Heart

Admittedly, this is a little maudlin for my taste, but I had a hangover and doing something repetitive and simple helped me get rid of my headache. it’s a heart made of writing “love” using color pencils. I was inspired by this.

Day 5: Heart

Admittedly, this is a little maudlin for my taste, but I had a hangover and doing something repetitive and simple helped me get rid of my headache. it’s a heart made of writing “love” using color pencils. I was inspired by this.

Day 5: First home trim fringe

My usual hair regime is… there is none. It was there and pull out of the way when necessary. I got a “wild hair” (pun intended) to get bangs cut while on holiday in the states. Thanks to You tube

Day 5: First home trim fringe

My usual hair regime is… there is none. It was there and pull out of the way when necessary. I got a “wild hair” (pun intended) to get bangs cut while on holiday in the states. Thanks to You tube

thing 5. transit panoramas

I decided to experiment with using my cell phone’s “automatic panorama” mode to capture travelogues of the BART train coming and going.  These didn’t come out so great (they’re really more of a demonstration of what happens when the stitching

thing 5. transit panoramas

I decided to experiment with using my cell phone’s “automatic panorama” mode to capture travelogues of the BART train coming and going.  These didn’t come out so great (they’re really more of a demonstration of what happens when the stitching

Tea Pot 5/29

Every day I am going to throw an object up in the air ten times. I am going to film myself doing it and select ten frames where the object is covering my face and make an animated gif.

Tea Pot 5/29

Every day I am going to throw an object up in the air ten times. I am going to film myself doing it and select ten frames where the object is covering my face and make an animated gif.

snowy winter wonderland snowball story board

day 5, with the weather and surrounding woodland being beautiful i have removed myself from the comfort in front of the fire and ventured outdoors. I love photos that tell a story and have taken these photos of snowballs hitting

snowy winter wonderland snowball story board

day 5, with the weather and surrounding woodland being beautiful i have removed myself from the comfort in front of the fire and ventured outdoors. I love photos that tell a story and have taken these photos of snowballs hitting

Day 5 thing 2

I dyed this yarn with Kool aid…grape Kool Aid.The original yarn was knit picks sock yarn 75% wool, 25 % nylon. It took me forever to knit this. I started knitting it last month and I am not happy with

Day 5 thing 2

I dyed this yarn with Kool aid…grape Kool Aid.The original yarn was knit picks sock yarn 75% wool, 25 % nylon. It took me forever to knit this. I started knitting it last month and I am not happy with

TAD – Day 5

Yesterday I found some POV code by surfing the internet; today I went into my “samples” folder, and selected a pov file at random. My goal is to merge the two (or more) images into one, just to see what

TAD – Day 5

Yesterday I found some POV code by surfing the internet; today I went into my “samples” folder, and selected a pov file at random. My goal is to merge the two (or more) images into one, just to see what

5/29 – First Aid Kit

Ok so we are having our first stranger sitter tonight. So yesterday we got some supplies and today I made a first aid kit. Not that it will be needed. But it’s good to have.

5/29 – First Aid Kit

Ok so we are having our first stranger sitter tonight. So yesterday we got some supplies and today I made a first aid kit. Not that it will be needed. But it’s good to have.