Lately, I’ve been taking part in online courses from the Adobe Education Exchange. My latest class, Graphics and Illustration, asked us to represent a movie using just four simple icons. Here’s my attempt: This assignment was a lot of fun. At first I wondered what I could possibly make but then instead of worrying about […]
A few weeks ago, my brother Gary invited me to go with him to the Calgary drone fair. I left before him and found out later that he came home with a brand-new Phantom IV drone. I tried flying it yesterday for the first time.
A couple of days ago, I presented with my friend Andy at SWATCA (Teachers’ convention here in Lethbridge). We put together a short how to video for teachers wanting to share with their class how to do stop motion on an iPad. Here are the how to videos:
Perhaps the most impressive papercraft I’ve ever seen, engineer Aliaksei Zholner created a working v8 model almost completely out of paper with just a few pieces of scotch tape added to reduce friction. The engine is so tiny it fits inside the plastic container found inside a Kinder Surprise egg. In this demonstration video, Zholner […]
2015 has been a great year. Most excitingly, Andrea and I got engaged and will be married this year! Some other highlights of the year include: travelled to Kawaii, Hawaii working on the reserve in Brocket, AB spending the best summer of my life in Waskasui, Saskatchewan camping at the Ness Creek Music Festival seeing […]
Here’s to a very merry Christmas or whatever holiday celebration you happen to subscribe to this time of year. The lovely artwork above is from this photoshop tutorial.
I love this song by Tim Mitchin. I listen to it every Christmas.
Once again I have completed a year of “One Second Everyday” videos. I travelled quite a bit in 2014 and despite the occasional rocky week or four, it’s been a fantastic year. Some highlights include: teaching shop in Vulcan playing chess against a grandmaster travelling to Palm Springs and Disneyland travelling to Salt Spring and […]
Every day for a year I have been trying to remember to record and editing one second clips of video so that at the end of the year I could show the world what I’ve been up to for the last 365 days or so. As it turns out, I missed a couple of days […]
One Second Everyday – from November 2013.