Monthly Archives: March 2015

Nika in Wonderland

Found a new art journal blogger! I love sped-up videos of the process. And she actually uses those Heidi Swapp two-part stencils the way they’re supposed to be used.

Embroidery of Meredith Woolnough

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  This Terminator Genisys animated one-sheet freaked me out a little

Jenny Schukin

  See more at her deviantArt page, facebook page, and Etsy shop.

Melt Art Suncatcher

I have all these toilet paper tubes collected, and I was trying to think of something to do with them. I looked around my studio for stuff I maybe don’t use that often. And there it was: my Ranger Melting Pot. I decided to make a suncatcher, and after a few test runs, I was on my way. I used… (more…)

Rubis Firenos

  Rubis Firenos on deviantArt.

Merlin Tuttle’s Bats

Amazing bat photos taken by a very patient man. Via Art of Darkness.

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Tiny Bat Home

Tiny bat makes home inside carnivorous plant. D’awwww!

Charm strings

In the latter half of the 19th Century, the fad amongst young ladies was to create a “charm string” or “memory string” of 1,000 buttons. There were two schools of thought: the first said that when you collected 1,000 buttons, your Prince Charming would appear. The other said that the Prince himself must string that last button, and if you… (more…)