Paint Zoom

12 Dec 18
Focal Points

Buying Used Camera Gear – DSLRs and Lenses Due to the manufacturing complexities, research & development, and cost of production for lenses / sensors / DSLRs, these tools can have a huge markup! Many opt to buy new, but when done carefully, buying used camera gear can be a wonderful way to save money while […]

11 Dec 18
Irreverent Ontology

What is a garden but patience and love, Seeds waiting in the darkness for the warmth of the sun’s love, Planted long ago with the hope of new life, Tiny miracles in the midst of so much pain and strife, The rain falls seeping into their chosen tombs so hollow, With the promise of new […]

11 Dec 18

Assignment 108 – Task: You have been asked to create a portfolio of images to showcase your digital image manipulation skills for an upcoming job interview as a graphic designer. You should produce a portfolio of a minimum of five images, which demonstrates your ability to: 1. Create a before and after image demonstrating a […]

11 Dec 18
Hachette Book Group

What first inspired you to write The Martin Chronicles? After I completed my MFA, I had a really hard time writing for a while. There were too many rules and too much advice floating around my head from teachers and mentors and fellow students. I was fixated on developing my “authentic voice” and sounding literary, […]

11 Dec 18
Sea Stroll

The Sumbawa Government, in the last year, has discovered 50 semi-permanent whale sharks befriending fisherman in Saleh Bay. Local squid boats, which look more like giant daddy-longlegs spiders than trawlers, attract the sharks by their bulging halls.    Nestle between Bali and Flores, Sumbawa Island is that forgotten weatherboard house on a street of flashy mansions. […]

11 Dec 18
Ollie & Shell

The holiday season is probably the busiest time of year for my family but that doesn’t mean we can’t still have date nights. Before having our son, my husband and I would always make a list of things we wanted to do over our Christmas break. We were both lucky enough to either save up […]

11 Dec 18

Well over the last month I have been working on something to get more involved into motor sports, amd  being able to go on a track and mimic what I have been doing in video games for many years.  Earlier this year, I won a contest at work and was able to attended the Ron […]

10 Dec 18

Romantic relationships can be either your greatest or worst experience. I think society places romantic love as such an important life milestone it’s framed as a necessity. This leads to us accepting a love that isn’t healthy nor beneficial. We also see toxic relationships when growing up and use those as standards to hold ourselves […]

10 Dec 18

deebott: hues-of-green-life: jackthevulture: Krita is a painting program that has been around for a while, and in the last few years, underwent major changes and improvements.  Because of these improvements, many artists are using it not just because it is free, but because it offers amazing features.  These are by no means all of the […]

10 Dec 18

This Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Intelligence Report contains new and updated information on slang terms and code words from a variety of law enforcement and open sources, and serves as an updated version to the product entitled “Drug Slang Code Words” published by the DEA in May 2017. It is designed as a ready reference […]

10 Dec 18
Anya southcott-hall

This week I hope to experiment further with the concept of control and chance through primary studies of the human face/figure in different media. I may then zoom in on pieces I created to find interesting compositions to create new studies from. The media I want to experiment with is Lino print, dry point print, […]

09 Dec 18

Thanks for joining me! To all those who are reading I would like to say thank you for showing interest. This is my first blog so I would like to say sorry in advanced for any “newbie” mistakes I may make. Please feel free to leave any sort of feedback to me through email. All […]