Making a resin house that lights up!

My quarantine brain hasn’t been the most creative, but I did finally make this cool house out of epoxy resin the other day! It’s filled with flowers I hung and pressed to dry, alcohol ink and glitter! Watch the whole process in the video below.

 

 

Epoxy resin, alcohol ink and flowart from The Epoxy Resin Store here: http://www.theepoxyresinstore.com?aff=11

Get 20% off your order with code TOUR20.

Find the other supplies here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/tourmalin…

 

Let me know what you think!

Color your World: Navy Blue

This week, the colors is Navy Blue.

  • Between now and whenever you have the time, share a post inspired by the color (s) on your own blog or social media. A poem, flash fiction, photo, drawing, whatever you’d like!
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Color your World: Mountain Meadow

Let’s all just pretend I’m posting this on Tuesday, because I know none of us are properly keeping track of what days it is. Also, my constant headaches and migraines are really not helping with my blog/creative endeavors, but as always I have lots planned. One day at a time.

This week, the colors is Mountain Meadow.

  • Between now and whenever you have the time, share a post inspired by the color (s) on your own blog or social media. A poem, flash fiction, photo, drawing, whatever you’d like!
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Color your World: Midnight Blue

This week, the colors is Midnight Blue.

  • Between now and whenever you have the time, share a post inspired by the color (s) on your own blog or social media. A poem, flash fiction, photo, drawing, whatever you’d like!
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Color your World: Melon

This week, the colors is Melon.

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Color your World: Mauvelous

This week, the colors is Mauvelous.

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The History of Faked News Photography

“A lot of things we talk about today we talk about as unprecedented. It’s important to look back and see how these same concerns and issues have been raised at many points throughout history.”

-Katlyn Carter, American Historical Association

Calvert Richard Jones, Capuchian Friars, 1846

“Photography’s reputation for objectivity and veracit has always made it an indespensible tool for persuasion.”

Faking It

Photography was invented in 1840, and we see evidence of faked photos as far back as 1846.

We’ve discussed faked photos using toys, as a way to convince someone of some thing or event, but photo fakery goes even deeper. And with faked news photos coming up over the past few years, I thought it was time to discuss the history of this practice.

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Color your World: Maroon

This week, the colors is Maroon.

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