Just Peep It

I may not celebrate Easter, but there is one Easter tradition I love, The Washington Post’s Peeps Diorama Contest. Unfortunately, last year which was the tenth anniversary of the contest, was also the last where participants were asked to create a scene from current events, history and pop culture with one catch, all the characters in the…

Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

I love decorating pumpkins and I’m always on the lookout for new ideas to try out. I rounded up a few of my favorites from around the web, most can just be created with paint and some with just minimal carving. Day of the Dead Pumpkin – Courtesy of Michaels Snapchat Pumpkins – Courtesy of…

Peeps is the Word

One of my favorite spring related things is The Washington Post’s Peeps Diorama Contest. Now in it’s 10th year, the contest asks you to create a scene from current events, history, pop culture or anything else but all the characters in the scene need to be played by Peeps. The winner and semifinalists will be announced on…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle

I love making beaded jewelry, but lately I’ve been in a creative rut when it comes to it. I have so many cases of beads and for the past few months I’ve just been staring at them waiting for inspiration to hit. With the theme for the weekly photo challenge being circle, I decided to…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Intricate

One of my favorite things about shooting macro photos, is getting to see all of the little details in an object that sometimes do not translate in other photographs. Since I make jewelry and always have an abundance of beads at my disposal, usually all of those beads at some point have my macro lens pointed…

Peep-tacular

Easter is a week away which means that it is time for The Washington Posts 2015 Peeps Diorama Contest. For nine years The Washington Post has held the diorama contest which asks you to create a scene from history, current events, pop culture or whatever else you can think of with one simple rule, all the…