Daily Archives: February 8, 2012

Daily Instructions for 8 February 2012

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Daily Instructions for 8 February 2012

And then they broke into song. Document. Report back. #dayin #dailyin

Day 8: Mini-Skein of Tweed Yarn

Today I ran out of handspun yarn for something I’m knitting, so I made just a dab of this greeny-brown 3-ply tweed yarn. (I plan to post the knitted thing itself on whichever day I finish it.)

Day 8: Mini-Skein of Tweed Yarn

Today I ran out of handspun yarn for something I’m knitting, so I made just a dab of this greeny-brown 3-ply tweed yarn. (I plan to post the knitted thing itself on whichever day I finish it.)

TAD 7 Monk in Bamboo Forest

Continuing my work with the Chinese brush I learned yesterday how to do the bone stroke – so I can make these thinner bamboo; since they’re younger, they’re allowed to bend more, which makes for more interesting composition.  And I

TAD 7 Monk in Bamboo Forest

Continuing my work with the Chinese brush I learned yesterday how to do the bone stroke – so I can make these thinner bamboo; since they’re younger, they’re allowed to bend more, which makes for more interesting composition.  And I

Tambourine Lesson!

I recently took a bunch of pictures of my daughter playing a tambourine. Today I put them together in the format of a tambourine lesson for my sister-in-law.  (I didn’t think I should post that many photos here.)  The lesson

Tambourine Lesson!

I recently took a bunch of pictures of my daughter playing a tambourine. Today I put them together in the format of a tambourine lesson for my sister-in-law.  (I didn’t think I should post that many photos here.)  The lesson

Day Eight – Heart cupcake toppers and lemon cake

Tonight I made a lemon and almond cake which will be decorated tomorrow night, before becoming a charity quiz competition prize for my work on Friday. And I also made some heart cupcake toppers, embellished with silver stars.

Day Eight – Heart cupcake toppers and lemon cake

Tonight I made a lemon and almond cake which will be decorated tomorrow night, before becoming a charity quiz competition prize for my work on Friday. And I also made some heart cupcake toppers, embellished with silver stars.

Timelapse Lentils!

Done using Ubuntu and my webcam as a bit of an experiment. There will be a follow-up later in the month combining some cool image watermarking stuff that I’ve read about and maybe a nice intro screen.

Timelapse Lentils!

Done using Ubuntu and my webcam as a bit of an experiment. There will be a follow-up later in the month combining some cool image watermarking stuff that I’ve read about and maybe a nice intro screen.

Day 08: Enjoy it together

For some time I wanted to try this super cute lips and mustache straw juice for me and my hubby. It is very funny and certainly enjoyed the strawberry juice.

Day 08: Enjoy it together

For some time I wanted to try this super cute lips and mustache straw juice for me and my hubby. It is very funny and certainly enjoyed the strawberry juice.

Day 8 Slipping on banana collage/ Kale, White bean and Andouille soup

I am coming down with cold today, and it is snowing outside. So i decided to change it up today and make soup for my TaD today.  I got the recipe for this Kale, White bean and sausage soup recipe

Day 8 Slipping on banana collage/ Kale, White bean and Andouille soup

I am coming down with cold today, and it is snowing outside. So i decided to change it up today and make soup for my TaD today.  I got the recipe for this Kale, White bean and sausage soup recipe

02.08.12 – Thorn

just another character that i have no experience using. for this and any others, please let me know if i’m doing something so wrong that i’m offending your language.

02.08.12 – Thorn

just another character that i have no experience using. for this and any others, please let me know if i’m doing something so wrong that i’m offending your language.

Day 8 Blerg

A distinct lack of motivation today.   Here is an ATC that I’ve zendoodled this evening while listening to Buddha Bar Vol IV and X.     Neither have done much to relax me! ….  but at least I know

Day 8 Blerg

A distinct lack of motivation today.   Here is an ATC that I’ve zendoodled this evening while listening to Buddha Bar Vol IV and X.     Neither have done much to relax me! ….  but at least I know

Day VII

About two weeks ago, a friend asked me if I can do a necklace for her bf (her bday is coming soon) . She gaved me two clues: it has to be blue and it has to include pictures of

Day VII

About two weeks ago, a friend asked me if I can do a necklace for her bf (her bday is coming soon) . She gaved me two clues: it has to be blue and it has to include pictures of

Thing #4 – Tower Bridge

Does this qualify as a ‘thing’? :) (and by ‘this’ I mean the bridge model we’ve gathered today, not my husband of course :D) Few more shots… (it consists of 120 pieces! :))  

Thing #4 – Tower Bridge

Does this qualify as a ‘thing’? :) (and by ‘this’ I mean the bridge model we’ve gathered today, not my husband of course :D) Few more shots… (it consists of 120 pieces! :))  

F is fantoocini

another alphabet word I do not know.

F is fantoocini

another alphabet word I do not know.

Day 8: A Collage and Crochet Hearts

After my ridiculously lazy approach to yesterday’s Thing a Day,  I actually managed to make two things today: First thing in the morning I made a collage of the last 7 days worth of photos.   I used free software

Day 8: A Collage and Crochet Hearts

After my ridiculously lazy approach to yesterday’s Thing a Day,  I actually managed to make two things today: First thing in the morning I made a collage of the last 7 days worth of photos.   I used free software

TAD – Day 8

Continuing the theme of sinusoidal vibrations and reflections, here is an old image I am pulling out from TAD 2011. It is re-rendered under the new POV-Ray 3.7, which I upgraded to last night. I was inspired to get this

TAD – Day 8

Continuing the theme of sinusoidal vibrations and reflections, here is an old image I am pulling out from TAD 2011. It is re-rendered under the new POV-Ray 3.7, which I upgraded to last night. I was inspired to get this

Iron 8/29

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.

Iron 8/29

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.

Day 8: My drawing pimped in a post card

Today I will show you a project that I made in collaboration with a friend of mine Ramon who wanted to do this card for his friend. He asked me to draw a girl who looks like his friend and

Day 8: My drawing pimped in a post card

Today I will show you a project that I made in collaboration with a friend of mine Ramon who wanted to do this card for his friend. He asked me to draw a girl who looks like his friend and

Day 8: Digital illustration

Well really, it was about time I helped Mia’s transition from a sheet of paper into the computer. This is my first try ever so bear with me, as I know that the result is extremely simple, but incredibly cute.

Day 8: Digital illustration

Well really, it was about time I helped Mia’s transition from a sheet of paper into the computer. This is my first try ever so bear with me, as I know that the result is extremely simple, but incredibly cute.

Day 8. Whatever…

I liked playing with the mapping photos. So took the fringe photos and played with them. Nice way to avoid working on PhD for a few minutes. Now… back to the grind.

Day 8. Whatever…

I liked playing with the mapping photos. So took the fringe photos and played with them. Nice way to avoid working on PhD for a few minutes. Now… back to the grind.

8/29 Monster Face

Well he’s all done. Here he is…

8/29 Monster Face

Well he’s all done. Here he is…

day 8, mini arts and crafts to move projects along

Today i have been working on moving some projects along by completing smaller items. The photo has arrived for the love wodden sign so i have cut this out ready fpr templating and cutting the wood. I have also been

day 8, mini arts and crafts to move projects along

Today i have been working on moving some projects along by completing smaller items. The photo has arrived for the love wodden sign so i have cut this out ready fpr templating and cutting the wood. I have also been

Evening Sun (day 8)

Going through some photos I took the other day, thought this had some potential. Just playing with some filters.

Evening Sun (day 8)

Going through some photos I took the other day, thought this had some potential. Just playing with some filters.

Bhagavad Gita Text and Drawing

                                  I got this text from Ranchor Prime’s version of the Bhagavad Gita. Such a great book. Fully inspired. This piece is not entirely

Bhagavad Gita Text and Drawing

                                  I got this text from Ranchor Prime’s version of the Bhagavad Gita. Such a great book. Fully inspired. This piece is not entirely

Day 7 forgot to post

I don’t like them however they are bookmarks made out of paint color samples. It’s a cute idea I found in a random website however I wasn’t able to make it how I envisioned it.

Day 7 forgot to post

I don’t like them however they are bookmarks made out of paint color samples. It’s a cute idea I found in a random website however I wasn’t able to make it how I envisioned it.

8: prepping room for painting

I am going to claim that prepping my living room for painting is my thing number eight. Unless you’d really like to see my artfully folded piles of laundry… That’s as crafty as I am getting today.

8: prepping room for painting

I am going to claim that prepping my living room for painting is my thing number eight. Unless you’d really like to see my artfully folded piles of laundry… That’s as crafty as I am getting today.

Day 8- Cake!

Belated birthday cake for my husband – his birthday was on the 4th.  The cake didn’t turn out as well as it could, but we got a funny picture as he posed the first slice with a card he got

Day 8- Cake!

Belated birthday cake for my husband – his birthday was on the 4th.  The cake didn’t turn out as well as it could, but we got a funny picture as he posed the first slice with a card he got

Dag 8 : Filet mes

A piece of steel as I picked it up clearly said to me: “I want to become a filet knife,” so here she is. A bit of advice to myself, do not try to learn hollow grinding on a curved

Dag 8 : Filet mes

A piece of steel as I picked it up clearly said to me: “I want to become a filet knife,” so here she is. A bit of advice to myself, do not try to learn hollow grinding on a curved

With friends like these

Claudia wasn’t sure that bungee jumping was exactly the right sport for her. Still, her friends told her she was a natural.

With friends like these

Claudia wasn’t sure that bungee jumping was exactly the right sport for her. Still, her friends told her she was a natural.