Archive for June, 2010

Like button stamp

June 30th, 2010 by alephnaught

Like button stamp

Nation, a design studio, decided to make Like and Dislike rubber stamps that mimic the Like button from Facebook. When I saw them, I had to have them, so I ordered them. And they arrived today – here’s a sample: I can’t wait to stamp a paper at work with the Like stamp!

June 30th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-30

RT @Studiolit: More things need to be made from tennis ball fuzz. – And navel lint too # RT thanks @dudeman718 # #Facebook Open Graph search, a semantic web tool that actually makes sense http://dld.bz/jBRe # I grew up lighting fireworks in our backyard, never got hurt (close once:-) – we had guns at home, […]

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June 29th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-29

18 #Twitter tools for power users http://dld.bz/jyFK # RT thanks @khanakramm @shilpiiz # Wash Your Hands case study by Joao Marques http://dld.bz/jyGk # Ofcom launches study into net neutrality http://dld.bz/jyXx # Best web design tools for creating a complete website http://dld.bz/jyFz # Where Americans are moving (interactive #infographic http://dld.bz/j2MF # RT thanks @anotherlab # RT […]

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June 28th, 2010 by alephnaught

A week of tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-28

DevCheatSheet.com – An online encyclopedia for developers http://dld.bz/hErr # 18 astonishing Star Wars sand sculptures http://dld.bz/hEwe # Hockey: Stanley Cup appearances and team history http://dld.bz/hEya # Daily inspiration #540 http://dld.bz/hEr6 # #Facebook now accurately states how many friends 'like' something http://dld.bz/hE26 # Freebie: Very rare antique patterns http://dld.bz/hErF # WOW – World of Warcraft papercraft […]

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Image transfers

June 28th, 2010 by alephnaught

Image transfers

Aviva has been trying out using image transfers as an underlying part of her latest artwork; this involves copying images onto special “paper” and then using turpentine to transfer the resulting decal onto canvas. Since I know how to use Photoshop, I scan and muck up the images (mostly reducing contrast and blurring them a […]

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June 28th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-28

#Google releases #Chrome with #Adobe #Flash baked in http://dld.bz/jpVc # Caching #AJAX results in #JavaScript http://dld.bz/jt9j # Buongiorno! Come siete oggi? # RT thanks @theplanetd @DebbyBruck @ASwordLily @aivzdog @virtuosoblogger @RayOnativia @Rasheedkk @oneluvgurl @nahumg @malinconic # RT thanks @marwan_osman @stacy_blackman # @ShellyKramer LOL my coming of age bands were probably the original Allman Brothers, Jimi Hendrix […]

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June 27th, 2010 by alephnaught

Iggy loves dogs on TV

Whenever Iggy sees or hears a dog on TV, he stares intently and then starts barking and doing pat-a-cake; this video is the tail end of his reaction to a segment on CBS Sunday Morning on rescuing a dog.

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June 27th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-27

RT @new_headline: The Onion: Senior Getting Great Funeral Ideas From Friends. http://onion.com/dyAaMD # The world of manga in papercraft http://dld.bz/jgG8 # @coyotetoo LOL check the books on my blog – I read a lot of graphic novels too in reply to coyotetoo # Good morning @t0ddalexander – hope this weekend is fabulous for you! # […]

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Pasadena

June 26th, 2010 by alephnaught

Pasadena

We decided to head to Pasadena on Saturday, so we dropped Iggy at doggy daycare (he loves it there, he runs with the other pups and comes home and sleeps like a log) and drove out to Pasadena. We started with my goal for the trip – I wanted to see the Hiroshige print show […]

June 26th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tweets from purplehayz on 2010-06-26

7 steps to creating and cultivating a brand in social media http://dld.bz/jfbd # @UberDorkGirlie Isn't it a little dorkie to retweet a FF for yourself? …. Oh yea, right, nevermind in reply to UberDorkGirlie # RT thanks @Murlu # #FollowFriday thanks to @HaidaPrincess # RT @stacykinney: Foursquare AppGallery Signs 500 APIs Becoming Leader In LBS […]

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