Monthly Archives: February 2009

New Watercolor: The Creator

A tad geeky and esoteric, yes? With almost a vintage 70’s movie poster feel to me. The Creator is a programmer of sorts, creating life from the simplest binary form. He’d better hope it’s not breezy, or his work could be lost to the sands of time! Yeah, that’s reaching.… [ KEEP READING ]

How to Make a Lovely Eco-Friendly Disc Bracelet

ecobracelet

This is a fun and easy project, costs less than $1 to make, has tons of possibilities for customization, requires no jewelry making skill or real tools, and is a way to recycle stuff that would be thrown away! What could be better?? This was inspired by something I used to do when I was a kid back in the eighties, make friendship bracelets out of fishing tackle (specifically a barrel swivel).… [ KEEP READING ]

The People have spoken! People's Choice Winner of the Anti-Valentines Vote..

The People have spoken! People's Choice Winner of the Anti-Valentines Vote..
I know, I know… valentines is long over. But we have one more award to give, and here it is! Congratulations to Jeanne at The Candy Corn Chronicles for winning the People’s Choice Award for her delightfully creepy Anti-Valentines entry: Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder. Thanks, Jeanne, for playing, and email me at holiday -at- dabbled.org, please!… [ KEEP READING ]

How to: Chocolate Dipped Chocolate Hearts

I wasn’t going to post this yet, as it’s part of a swap package I’m doing for this round of Sweet Goodness Swaps, but since I accidentally leaked it to my swap partner already, I figured I’d share it with all you guys as well. I wrote this up as an instructable – go vote for it in the Sweet Treats Contest!… [ KEEP READING ]

Random Monday

Random Monday
You have until tomorrow to vote for your favorites for the Anti-Valentines People’s Choice Award — spread the word and go vote for up to 3 favorites. It’s pretty close between several top choices! I’m taking the day off today mostly recovering from a fun weekend (totally recommend a visit to the Terrapin brewery — the Sunray Wheat was my favorite!), but here are a few cool random links for you!… [ KEEP READING ]

Illustration Friday – "Instinct"

My plan was to have another in the watercolor robots series for you here today, but I didn’t have time to draw today. So I present to you the commissioned graphic for a t-shirt I just finished, instead. Don’t blame the giant space squid when he has you for dinner, he’s just acting on Instinct! [ KEEP READING ]