Daily Archives: February 25, 2014

TAD Day 25-Rubberized Helmet

Tonight I sprayed the helmet with a black rubber coat to protect and support the helmet. It would take a couple of layers to become smooth.

TAD Day 25-Rubberized Helmet

Tonight I sprayed the helmet with a black rubber coat to protect and support the helmet. It would take a couple of layers to become smooth.

More Fonts Day 25

I made these this evening using iFontMaker. I haven’t yet had the opportunity to upload them as true fonts to my computer so these are just screen shots from my phone.

More Fonts Day 25

I made these this evening using iFontMaker. I haven’t yet had the opportunity to upload them as true fonts to my computer so these are just screen shots from my phone.

Mexibento

For my favorite teenager. Mexican rice, quesadillas, oranges, broccoli, blueberries, blueberry muffin (from scratch), ginger beer

Mexibento

For my favorite teenager. Mexican rice, quesadillas, oranges, broccoli, blueberries, blueberry muffin (from scratch), ginger beer

Dag 25 : Heks

Witch on broomstick in front of gibbous moon. Congratulations on anyone who can guess what I read recently.

Dag 25 : Heks

Witch on broomstick in front of gibbous moon. Congratulations on anyone who can guess what I read recently.

Thing-a-Day 25: Bread, fresh from the oven

I felt much better today so started this bread this morning and popped it in the oven when I got home from work. So far I’ve resisted the urge to tear off and eat a large piece (complete with butter

Thing-a-Day 25: Bread, fresh from the oven

I felt much better today so started this bread this morning and popped it in the oven when I got home from work. So far I’ve resisted the urge to tear off and eat a large piece (complete with butter

Thing-a-Day 24: Tulips

I wasn’t very well yesterday evening so I just took a photo of some tulips to use as my Facebook cover. 

Thing-a-Day 24: Tulips

I wasn’t very well yesterday evening so I just took a photo of some tulips to use as my Facebook cover. 

TAD Day 25: Coffee filter tea bags

Quick, easy, and early post since I know it is going to be a busy day, and I now can cross one thing off my to-do list. Homemade tea bags from coffee filters for when you want to bring your

TAD Day 25: Coffee filter tea bags

Quick, easy, and early post since I know it is going to be a busy day, and I now can cross one thing off my to-do list. Homemade tea bags from coffee filters for when you want to bring your

Thing a Day 25

Count Rugen: Kill the dark one and the giant, but leave the third for questioning. Inigo easily defeats the guards and faces Count Rugen. Inigo: Hello. My name is Inigo Pondtoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. Count Rugen

Thing a Day 25

Count Rugen: Kill the dark one and the giant, but leave the third for questioning. Inigo easily defeats the guards and faces Count Rugen. Inigo: Hello. My name is Inigo Pondtoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. Count Rugen

Thing a Day, day 24

Polymer clay beads… It’s amazing what you can make with leftover scrap clay from quilt patterns.  I just can’t leave it alone….

Thing a Day, day 24

Polymer clay beads… It’s amazing what you can make with leftover scrap clay from quilt patterns.  I just can’t leave it alone….

Today’s Questions

What do magnets do? What are they good for? Why write things down?

Today’s Questions

What do magnets do? What are they good for? Why write things down?

Today’s:

Pronouns: Group Facilitated Sign/Archetype: Minor Laser Focus Secret Society: We Never Learned Karate Community Org: Here is the Line Clown Persona: Recent Beginner Band Name: 4th Kata Impossible Thing: Toasted Peanut Butter and Ambition Sandwich Business: Aftertaste Umpires Hypochondrial Fate:

Today’s:

Pronouns: Group Facilitated Sign/Archetype: Minor Laser Focus Secret Society: We Never Learned Karate Community Org: Here is the Line Clown Persona: Recent Beginner Band Name: 4th Kata Impossible Thing: Toasted Peanut Butter and Ambition Sandwich Business: Aftertaste Umpires Hypochondrial Fate:

Day 24: More Productive!

Today I managed to be a little more productive than I have been the past few days, in spite of various job hunting related activities. I actually worked on two different projects. The first: was to take a break from

Day 24: More Productive!

Today I managed to be a little more productive than I have been the past few days, in spite of various job hunting related activities. I actually worked on two different projects. The first: was to take a break from

a drawing of a pair of pixies

Day 24: Pixies Doodle

Oh sure, they look nice enough, but everybody knows that pixies are really evil on the inside.

a drawing of a pair of pixies

Day 24: Pixies Doodle

Oh sure, they look nice enough, but everybody knows that pixies are really evil on the inside.

Day Twenty-Four: “Carambola Flower”

  Busy Monday…simple project.   I have been wanting to try this origami challenge I found on Pinterest, so I did.  This was my first try, but I think it turned out okay.  I didn’t quite get the last couple of

Day Twenty-Four: “Carambola Flower”

  Busy Monday…simple project.   I have been wanting to try this origami challenge I found on Pinterest, so I did.  This was my first try, but I think it turned out okay.  I didn’t quite get the last couple of

Day 24 – A Stolen Moment

I have been trying really hard not to make too many of my pictures of Titan. We had a bit of scare last night though, so we took him to the vet first thing in the morning and when he

Day 24 – A Stolen Moment

I have been trying really hard not to make too many of my pictures of Titan. We had a bit of scare last night though, so we took him to the vet first thing in the morning and when he

TAD Day 28-Helmet

My first attempt at foam armor. This is a Captain America helmet I found on line.

TAD Day 28-Helmet

My first attempt at foam armor. This is a Captain America helmet I found on line.

Thing A Day 24: More Copper Sheet

My process is pretty simple, just takes time.  Take your copper and clean all the dirt and oils off.  I wear latex gloves when I do this so my skin doesn’t re-deposit oils.  I use a scrubbing pad with a

Thing A Day 24: More Copper Sheet

My process is pretty simple, just takes time.  Take your copper and clean all the dirt and oils off.  I wear latex gloves when I do this so my skin doesn’t re-deposit oils.  I use a scrubbing pad with a

Day 21 – rats

Okay, now I’ve forgotten what I did on Day 21. Rats. And I just noticed I missed a day earlier in the month. Oh, well.  Here’s a picture of Charlie and Mish to make up for it. She looks like

Day 21 – rats

Okay, now I’ve forgotten what I did on Day 21. Rats. And I just noticed I missed a day earlier in the month. Oh, well.  Here’s a picture of Charlie and Mish to make up for it. She looks like

Day 22 – blue wrapped necklace

  I worked on this necklace but when I thought it was done it seemed like it needed something more. Very discouraging. When I was doing the photographs for the booth though I quickly stuck a bracelet on it and

Day 22 – blue wrapped necklace

  I worked on this necklace but when I thought it was done it seemed like it needed something more. Very discouraging. When I was doing the photographs for the booth though I quickly stuck a bracelet on it and

Day 23 – go to American Craft Council show

   My friends booth at the American Craft Council show. It’s a major national show, very expensive, very big. I tried to get some of the scale of the place in my second picture. This show is put on by

Day 23 – go to American Craft Council show

   My friends booth at the American Craft Council show. It’s a major national show, very expensive, very big. I tried to get some of the scale of the place in my second picture. This show is put on by

TAD Day 24: Christmas card ornament

This brought me back to elementary school, we did these for a project for some youth group I was in.  Cutting and pasting…they are the basics and maybe the first kind of crafting you learn how to do. This is

TAD Day 24: Christmas card ornament

This brought me back to elementary school, we did these for a project for some youth group I was in.  Cutting and pasting…they are the basics and maybe the first kind of crafting you learn how to do. This is

Day 24 – apply to shows

Ugh – I had a very bad habit the last couple of days (okay, four) of doing something I knew I was going to upload to thing-a-day and then not uploading it. So, in a marathon of uploading, in reverse

Day 24 – apply to shows

Ugh – I had a very bad habit the last couple of days (okay, four) of doing something I knew I was going to upload to thing-a-day and then not uploading it. So, in a marathon of uploading, in reverse