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Make Your Own Canvas Portrait! - A Beautiful Mess - StumbleUpon. I love the look of family photos printed on canvas, but I never knew I could make them at home!

Make Your Own Canvas Portrait! - A Beautiful Mess - StumbleUpon

After transferring photos to fabric, I was super excited to try some pieces using stretched canvas. I hope this inspires some of you to make something special for your home... Here's how I transferred my photo to canvas: 1. Supplies needed- stretched canvas (I chose an 8x10 size), gel medium (I used this kind from Liquidex), paint brush and the image you want to transfer (laser copy) and a spray bottle filled with water. Remember, your image will print reversed. 2. The Sartorialist. The sun's solar flares keep on getting stronger - with latest hot spot the size of 15 Earths strung together. By Eddie Wrenn Published: 16:08 GMT, 9 July 2012 | Updated: 06:52 GMT, 10 July 2012 The sun is a tempestuous mistress - and her outbursts are becoming more and more violent as the weeks go on.

The sun's solar flares keep on getting stronger - with latest hot spot the size of 15 Earths strung together

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory spotted the summer's first 'X' solar flare on Friday - a huge outburst from the sun right at the top of the scale. This came on the back of 12 'M' flares in just six days, with a M6.1 flare knocking out radio signals across the planet on Thursday - hinting at the destruction the sun could reign on our technology if Earth takes a full blast across its blow. The sunspot group behind the flares - named as AR1515 - stretches across 118,681 miles (191,000km) of the sun's surface. This makes it's width more than 15 Earths set end to end, said NASA solar astrophysicist C. Scroll down for video NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory saw an active region on the sun, labeled AR1515, sent out an M5.3 class solar flare that peaked on Independence Day July 4th, 2012 to impact Earth. I Like Nice Things. Art. The Brick House. Even though this may be a tad late and folks may be a tad overwhelmed by the glut of Alt recaps floating around, too bad, gotta do it.

The Brick House

Every fiber in my blogging being demands it. Being my first ‘blogging’ type conference I was a little bit unaware and slightly nervous about what to expect in Salt Lake. There is a reason I like the anonymity and isolation of the internet, you know, because of the anonymity and no pictures of me thing. Just casually considering the physical fact of being surrounded by a zillion sparkling smiles in cute outfits with blogging savvy, proper business cards and lots of snapping cameras made my cold little cynical heart shrink up in fear. Hey, it’s the awesome Victoria from sfgirlbybay and some of me with a proper badge and everything. But yeah, attractive people, just stop it. Obviously this thing was fancy. There were giant chandeliers everywhere like it was no big deal. The Designer Pad. If you're into nature and love the rustic side of things, Orchard Keepers is a country chic holiday accommodation where you can sit back and relax under a giant Sequoia tree.

The Designer Pad

Located in the heart of Red Hill in Victoria, Australia, this dreamy retreat is the ultimate country getaway for a family or group of friends. Chalk-white walls and waxed floorboards set up the stage for its beautiful and cozy decor that incorporates comfy linen sofas, provincial antiques, vintage furniture, art works and gorgeous lighting all sourced from all corners of the globe. Color zen blog. Matchbook Magazine. Life Well Said. Just another WordPress site. Chanel‘s runways are always much anticipated and the Spring 2013 set was no exception. Solar panel charged, revolving wind turbines in Paris’ Grand Palais, Karl Lagerfeld’s latest vision for Chanel … See more Tucked away in an unsigned studio on Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London are the headquarters of the talented Jasper Morrison.

This studio-come-gallery-come-design store resembles the interior of a working shed, only … After the success of Max Lipsey‘s original Acciaio Series, it is no wonder he has gone on to produce a super extension for Matter called Acciaio Series 2. Every now and then we like to bring you a bit of design in fashion, and the Burberry Prorsum Spring 2013 collection caught our eye. Franke are generously giving away this incredible Professional Grande Pull Out Spray Mixer, valued at $1,499. BELLE VIVIR: Interior Design Blog. Wayfare Magazine - Home. 2 OR 3 THINGS I KNOW. A selection of graphic projects. 40 Beautiful Examples of Minimal Design for Inspiration. Simply I liked!

40 Beautiful Examples of Minimal Design for Inspiration

Why? Because it’s simple…this is the idea of minimalism design. This concept of creating a web page tends to emphasize the idea that “less is sometimes more”. Nowadays all the websites are using big headers, enormous footers all full of colors and amazing pictures; much more an important page should have at least a Flash application. It is a good point; the color is a key factor in marketing so it is easy to understand the role of it. Between a beginner and a professional web designer these qualities are the big difference. 1.Jan Reichle Simple but effective! 2.Chama Inc Mostly black and white, no stressed sentences, no highlighted paragraphs (except company name, email and twitter address).

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