Monthly Archive: June 2011

Hawaii Circa 1970

Hawaii Circa 1970

This turned out to be quite a project.  I merged three images taken in Hawaii over 30 years ago.  The color was so distorted in the originals that I had to decide on an...

Try, Try Again

My great-grandmother always used to say, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.”  Regarding the topic of successfully utilizing on-camera flash, I’ve tried and tried, but up till last weekend……it just hadn’t...

Trash to Treasure

It was $15. The perfect size and shape.  You know you either have a great vision or that you’ve lost your mind when the woman at the check out counter looks at your newly...

Welcome Guests

Finally.  Done.  Seems that there was always something that claimed priority over this project, but finally it is complete.  We made the headboard using scrap lumber, batting and foam from Johnson’s Fabrics in Bartlett,...

Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer

This year there were about 3,000 children and 800 workers.  Whatever happened to the lazy part of the Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer? So far, this summer has plenty of hazy and crazy,...