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Night at the Museum: simple models in Blender are an adventure for a beginner


  • Graph model in Blender (2 hours)
    • two cones, two cylinders, a handful of rectangular bars
  • Headphones model in Blender (2 hours)
    • two half-spheres, two tori, a curved strip…
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Night At The Museum

O is for Open University.

No longer the preserve of strange Black and White TV programs in the 1970’s, the Open University has developed into a very credible alternative to bricks and mortar Universities. 574 more words

Life Skills

How to exist

If you are reading this it is safe to assume that you are alive. If you are reading this and you can make these letters have a meaning, it is safe to assume that you are conscious. 432 more words

Life Skills

P is for PO, Life Skills 101 #3

PO is for Pissed off, not Post Office

No, I am not pissed off,  This is an internalised and destructive feeling I would most strongly recommend you strive to avoid. 1,127 more words

Forgive To Be Free

Forgive To Be Free

When I was a teenager, after my first stepfather died, tragically, I remember discovering deep inside me a thought that the deeper the pain, the more the capacity for love / happiness / joy … as if the pain was like a drill, making space to fill the void with good / better / best in time. 515 more words


Q is for Quandary.

The whole alphabet thing was started on this blog as an exercise to get myself up off the mental couch and get writing. Everyone has a tale to tell, and a blog is a useful way of getting started… 732 more words

Life Skills

Newest Spurts: An epic battle with instruments and seeing our own heads

February 23, 2018

By Ekta R. Garg

Enjoy these Spurts from the last two weeks, readers!

At the end of last month, I surprised my husband on our 15th anniversary with a ping pong table. 932 more words

Parenting Challenges