Browsing All Posts published on »January, 2012«

Twice the Awards means Twice the Gratefulness

January 28, 2012


I checked my email this morning, expecting to find only the mundane. A few things to read through and then that would be that. What I found, however, was far from the usual...

Draw What You See

January 23, 2012


Have you ever wondered why you can't draw? Have you always wanted to be able to draw more accurately? Here I briefly explain how to improve your skills by drawing what you're really seeing.

Self Realisation

January 18, 2012


I’ve always been better at conveying my thoughts via written form, as opposed to conversation.  I never knew why.  Guess I never tried to figure it out.  But it didn’t matter to me; all I knew was that I kicked butt when it came to writing out my feelings and if I had to talk, […]

Great Finds

January 13, 2012


In my rounds of blog readings, I come across many gems of beauty, inspiration, amusement, and thought provocation.  I thoroughly enjoy those gems and recently realized that I could/should be sharing them with others (why I’m so selfish sometimes is beyond me. I apologise. ^_-). Yes and Yes have published  a network of nice hook […]

Pin-up Photo Effect

January 10, 2012


A tutorial on how to achieve the look using Photoshop CS3

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~Aristotle

January 5, 2012


Scientists have suggested that, with a little willpower, it takes roughly 30 days for a person to form a new habit.  As with mastering anything new, the act of starting and getting beyond the preliminary stage where everything feels awkward is 80% of the battle.  This is precisely why it’s important to make small, positive […]