Archive for April, 2010

April 28, 2010

Hello, handmade

My mini assembly line of panda bears! It’s just one of the things that I had been working on recently. It kind of reflects the process of carrying out with some of my orders. When I make stuff, if I get multiple orders for the same item, I like to make them all at the same time so that they’ll all look similar to each other. This is especially true when I carry out my wholesale order. I’ll have photos up later for what my wholesale order looks like as I go through the process of creating and completing it. By the way, I had taken this picture of the panda bears when they were inside a makeshift light box that I had made! It’s always fun to experiment with stuff, and I’ve been having fun with my handmade lightbox, though I think I could have used a bigger box!

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April 26, 2010

Hello, watermarks

To use or not use a watermark on ones images. I can totally understand the reasoning behind why someone would want to place a watermark on their image — to prevent others from using our pictures without our permission. I’ve noticed a lot of people have started to watermark their own images on the web lately, and so it got me thinking, how can I create one for myself (without the use of a fancy program), just for those times when I feel like marking my photographs as mine before publishing it out on the web for everyone to see?

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April 23, 2010

Hello, Owls

A while back one of my friends had asked me to make a custom owl for him. He works over at HootSuite, and wanted a small plush owl based on the HootSuite owl mascot, to sit on his desk at work. I obviously couldn’t say no, so here’s what I had come up with. I’ve been meaning to post more photos that I had taken before this owl moved to Vancouver, so here they are (:

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