A trip to my kind of candy store

This past weekend, I was able to make a mad dash into the Chicago loop and visit Dick Blick’s Art Materials State Street store.  It’s been almost 10 years since I had actually been in the physical store – the last time being when I was in college right across the street. And the long […]

An act of creation

So, the objective currently is to be creative.  And I’ve seen the posts online all around encouraging it. As Neil Gaiman says “Make Good Art.” A cartoon started out as a small web comic.  A graphic novel and show started out a simple stick figure piece.  A novel started out as a free serialization on […]

Update: Further review of the Nikon COOLPIX S4100 Camera

My initial review can be found here: http://dreamingkey.livejournal.com/7982.html But it’s been a while, and I think it’s time to look at it in a new light now that I’ve used it and abused it a bit more.  And with the abuse, came it’s actual breaking point. First, out of the box brand spanking new, it works […]