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Blender Texture Paint: it is getting there

It has been over 2 years in planning and finally it is coming into shape. Texture painting is almost ready to handle big NPR productions. Here are some of my results using it. 821 more words



I’m coming off such a high right now!!! I know this is silly but I just reorganized my cereal cabinet.

Sorry I don’t have a before, but it is your standard unfinished, in stock cabinet. 220 more words


Deep dive into WCCP load balancing

Quick Overview

WCCP (Web Cache Communication Protocol) is a content routing protocol developed by Cisco that allows you to redirect traffic in real time.  A typical use case for WCCP would be if you have a proxy or load balancer that you want to redirect traffic to, all transparent to the end user(no configuration needed on browser).   1,691 more words

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Another One Bites the Dust!

We finished 90% of A’s built ins, yay. I have painting to do before we go any farther on it. So the hubs and I got all the equipment for our next project. 84 more words


Review: Masterforce Black Zirconium Discs

So that frustrating project that involved shellac I mentioned previously, well it just got sanded.
Let me back track, so I sprayed shellac over the whole piece and it looked promising. 234 more words

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Don't You 'Actually' Me! - What I Really Think about The Guardian's 'What I'm Really Thinking' column

Let’s get this clear from the start: I wouldn’t dream of reading any newspaper other than The Guardian – except perhaps possibly maybe The Independent… 1,226 more words

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I Heart You

It’s just less than a month until Valentine’s Day but decorating with hearts can last all year round especially if it’s your favorite holiday.
My latest {finished} project is a cute distressed and stenciled jewelry/hair accessory holder! 88 more words