Tag Archives: colour

Trying Out Useful Mac Apps

I decided after trying the demo for 15 days or so to buy Pixelmator as it does what I want fairly quickly. Affinity Photo was a complete wash-out for me in functionality mostly because of its abysmal selection tools. I … Continue reading

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Books on Owls and Colour Mixing Recipes

I placed an order at an art supply shop to beef up my collection of Faber-Castell Polychromos coloured pencils. Although I have 60 colours, I was short on the warm and cool grey selections which are good for animal fur … Continue reading

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Choosing Colours for Embroidered Purse Flap

I am trying the Valdani perle and wanted to buy some Presencia Finca perle to try too but with shipping it was too much money for 3 balls. The shipping cost almost $17 (more than the $12 order), so it’s … Continue reading

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The Botanical Geek Squad Swings into Action

Ah, there is nothing like the satisfaction of identifying a plant. At least twenty years ago my husband and I bought a single-stemmed plant that was in the bargain bin for $1 because the coloured cactus that had been grafted … Continue reading

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