I was playing around today with a photo of painted rocks taken by Tammy Vitale in the US, then added an eagle flying. I decided to all it “Creativity” to reflect the joy we feel when creativity carries us along on the great winds of inspiration. Then I started playing with overlays in piZap, liked … More Creativity
I’ve been playing around with a photo I found on the internet of the earth surrounded by clouds. I fiddled with the Mirror gizmo, found under the “Effects” section of PicMonkey, then worked on that image with gizmos on Photoshop where you can move colours around. I quite like this final image – of the … More Terra d’Amour
No, this is not some movie or song or whatever: I was taking photos of the Apothecary’s Rose in the front garden, which is the rose of the title of this post. The rose fascinates me as it’s such an ancient heritage rose from the Turkish region with a huge centre. So I poked open … More Spider & Rose
Yesterday I was feeling somewhat discombobulated as I’d had a lousy night again due to sciatic pain. But I still love to fiddle with arty-farty images because the creative process cheers me up no end. So this is what I created yesterday which reflects the brain fog you get not only with sleepless nights but … More Through a Glass Darkly
This is a portrayal of something that happened to me when I was living in Boonah, south-east Queensland. The town lies in the Scenic Rim and is an energy vortex, something I never believed in until I lived there. People got drawn there quite mysteriously and many ended up being turned inside out and changing … More Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Years ago I read a great book by Dean Koontz called “Strangers” which I found incredibly uplifting, given that some of his horror books are so over-the-top they make my stomach churn. I remember reading one of his stories once while eating breakfast while my husband was working away from home and it was so … More The Moon, The Moon!
I thought just briefly today I’d mention a few of the photo editing/digital art websites I use. I do have Photoshop and Corel, but they cost and, frankly, I find them quite clunky compared to the new offerings that are popping up on-line. So if you want free editing and to experiment, go for what’s … More On-line Digital Art Websites