Q: Tools of the Trade

First question! What are your tools of the trade? Photoshop? Illustrator? Fireworks? — Anonymous on formspring — Anonymous on formspring You were probably after just…

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Ask Me Stuff

You may or may not have noticed the little ‘ask me’ box over in the right sidebar. This form sends a question to me through…

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Adobe Subscription Edition

This was first posted on ChiGarden a month or so ago, before my redesign and wipe of old posts. I’m putting it back up again…

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Giant Lego Storage

I LOVE lego. As kids my brother and I had a massive bucket of bricks that mum bought secondhand from markets and garage sales –…

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Lunch at Grazing

On a beautiful but chilly day in Canberra, nine friends set out for lunch at a restaurant called Grazing. Being out in Gundaroo it wasn’t…

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Someday, When I’m Rich

…I’ll have a bookshelf secret entrance to my secret hideout, like Batman. My ‘secret hideout’ would probably just hold my sewing machine, painting stuff and…

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Bread!

One of the favourite things in my kitchen is the breadmaker. The Boy and I have been baking basic wholemeal and sourdough loaves for the…

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All New ChiGarden!

Welcome to the new ChiGarden! After two years with the previous design it was definitely time for a new one – more fresh, more colourful…

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At the Market

So Handmade Market was this past weekend, and seemed like a huge success! Despite some slightly threatening rainclouds (which thankfully didn’t end up raining in…

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Handmade Market

I really should have posted this sooner, but better late than never! Next month I’m participating in Canberra’s Handmade Market, with my own little stall…

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Handmade Mushroom Swap

I decided, on a whim, to join a Handmade Mushroom Swap run by knitsonya. The aim is to create 5 handmade mushrooms in any media…

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