NEWS & VIEWS

DIY SPARROW CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS

Got a tree or garland to decorate but short on cash? Or maybe you’re just looking for something a little different? Consider filling a tree with these origami sparrows! Pattern and more, after the jump. Sure, a lot of us…

11 SHORT STORIES ABOUT VALUE VILLAGE

Non-fiction. A long time ago, I worked 2 brief months at Value Village (Savers for you American and Australian folk). This was time long enough to a) save up enough money for a digital camera (and subsequently get ripped off…

Muppet Madness

In further proof that Muppets are pretty much forever cool, here is a most awesome video of them singing Bohemian Rhapsody (found this via Geekologie). I already tweeted this, but it bears repeating because Queen plus Muppets cannot be denied….

ON THE WISHLIST

I’ve been wanting to make and sell my own illustration-based products for some time but it seems that all the online companies and people that do it offer either poor quality products or take too much of a cut for…

KABLAMMO!

So my absence from the blog had been mostly just forgetfulness-related, however recently it shifted from that to medically-related. Most of my friends and family know the gist of the story, but for the sake of documentation, I’ll try and…

HOPE IS IN THE CARDS

Just blogging here to advertise my participation in the Week of Hope with Hope Is In the Cards. From September 1st to the 7th, my partner- Cardstore- will allow anyone to personalize and send out a free card from the…

A SMALL CHANGE

After some consideration, I decided to change my username on iStockphoto to samposnick instead of the previous sposnick. Given that when I initially signed up for iStockphoto, it was as a buyer, so I really didn’t give my member name…

THE ALL-CONSUMING DECK

Well, here it is, we’ve finally managed to finish the deck extension and get some photos up here. Now I no longer have an excuse for not posting, other than laziness or the fact that my life is beyond dull….

POPPTAGS

Just found out about this via Steph via Thoughtful Day’s blog. ┬áNice to see some of my work applied with snarky writing, and I mean that seriously. I get told sometimes that my work is very sweet, but the sarcastic…

NEW ON ISTOCKPHOTO: FEATHERS & CUPCAKES

So my plan to beef up my portfolio has been going slower than anticipated, due to deck-building and various other design projects on the horizon. But here are two newer files for your consumption and I hope to add some…