Monthly Archives: March 2009

How to Make a Blueberry Pie (A Dabbled Re-run)

I’m taking a computer break today, so here’s a tasty older post that you might have missed!

Dot’s Mom’s Blueberry Pie:

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Ingredients
Pastry for top & bottom of 9 in pie *
4 c fresh or frozen blueberries (I used frozen ones from my parents haul this summer)
3/4 c sugar
3 Tbs flour
1/2 tsp grated lemon rind (doh!

Illustration Friday – "Poise"

A little break from the robots, today. I finished Series 1 of the Robot World, which are going to be on loan to the Museum of Science… [ KEEP READING ] in Boston for a bit. Not sure of exactly when they’ll be on display, but I’ll let you guys know the details when I do, so if any of you are in the Boston area you can go visit them!

Tumblr as a Portfolio platform

Tumblr as a Portfolio platform

2-28-2011: Hi!  Although these instructions are, as far as I know, still quite valid, you may want to read this first.

As promised here’s a little info about making an art or photography portfolio using the free Tumblr blogging platform, like nancydorsner.com… [ KEEP READING ].
If you haven’t been following along, I set out on a quest to figure out how to use a blogging platform to create a portfolio site.

Illustration "Tuesday" – Subtract

Illustration "Tuesday" - Subtract

I had a couple of different ideas for Subtract, and basically combined them all in one picture. The subtracted leg, the calculator on his chest… not sure where i was really going with this one! Anyway, not my favorite of the series… [ KEEP READING ]….it just wasn’t quite what I envisioned. But maybe it will grow on me.

New Dabbled Buttons

New Dabbled Buttons

I hadn’t updated these lately, so here are some new buttons for those who like to share the link love. And there’s one especially for those who have been Featured on Dabbled, too! And if you want a button for my art site, it’s at the bottom.
Oh, and I created a Facebook page for Dabbled… [ KEEP READING ].

New Art Site in Beta! Feedback needed.

New Art Site in Beta! Feedback needed.

Version 3.0! NancyDorsner.com
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.. check it out and let me know what needs fixing!
Some background:
A while back I wrote about my quest to create an Art Portfolio website using Blogger (or any blog based engine). The idea was that didn’t look like a blog, but would be as easy to update as a blog, since most creative types don’t want to spend a lot of time keeping a website up to date.