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Time for gyokuro !

What to drink in late winter or early spring? In Japan, the big tea brands released in February the “haru-machi cha” (tea for waiting spring), or other blend with the same kind of naming. 1,022 more words


Thin brittle furskins?

Hi Folks!

Looking for some input on approaches to thin brittle skins of small furbearing creatures. I’m thinking of garments made of rabbit, hare, and arctic ground squirrel in particular, where the skins are sewn together and we often see tears through aged or brittle skin that threatens the integrity of the garment. 216 more words


Top Five Star Wars Fan Films of 2016

With film technology becoming more readily available to blooming film production companies, 2016 has brought some of the best Star Wars fan films to date. There are fans out there that don’t like to think outside of what is considered canon, but I believe that these independent story tellers often have interesting takes on current characters and a knack for introducing new blood into the current themes. 1,069 more words

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Fan Film Friday - Hoshino (A Star Wars Fan Film)

Welcome to Fan Film Friday!  Here we have another Star Wars Fan Film to add to the pack of many.  However, do not be dissuaded as this is one of the finer entries in Star Wars Fan Film.  134 more words


Hoshino - a Star Wars Fan Film

It’s a given that a fan film or fan fiction or fan art is borrowing from a property familiar to the artist. The results can be viewed as an homage or the lazy borrowing of another’s work, depending on the quality. 203 more words

A Star Wars Fan Film That Would Make an Awesome Canon Story

I’m not normally one for fan films, but this one was so well done that I thought it deserved a mention. Titled “Hoshino”, it follows the story of a blind Jedi Master and her rise to power. 34 more words