Tomato

The kids have a drawing program for the Xbox and I tried it out. Drawing on a little hard pad, wirelessly connected to the console, and seeing lines appear on the TV several feet away from me is an odd experience and surprisingly difficult. As I drew the tomato on the TV, I decided I…

Cards

Another one of these deal websites is called Moolala and not too long ago they had an offer from Moo.com for 100 free mini-business cards. I thought, free is pretty hard to beat so I snatched it up. The expiration date is Thursday. I enjoyed spending my time today scanning artwork I’ve done and deciding…

Dots

With today’s project I created another opportunity to battle the demon named Expectation. I seem to expect that my pieces will be finished in one day. I expect something in my head to come out exactly as I see it. I expected to be over this issue by now. Instead here I am writing about…

Outcome

Today was another opportunity for me to re-commit to something. That something is “do not get tied to the outcome of a piece.” While on the plane to AZ I pulled out a small round paper to create a relaxing tangle, with the background white noise of the plane to boost the experience. All went…

Knobs

My daughter, who is almost 7, loves clothes. And courtesy of our local thrift store she has a lot of them. Tired of stuffing clothes into her toddler dresser I went back to Value Village (the source of much of her wardrobe) and found a bigger dresser for $10. I pulled the knobs off the…