Epic Cross Stitch Plans

Epic Cross Stitch Plans

Sometimes you need to plan an adventure into an epic project. Currently, above our TV is a tapestry rendition of Picassos’ Guernica.  My husband’s Great Aunt worked it.  It is an amazing piece.  I don’t, however, love it as much as I used to.  It’s also starting to freak The Boy out a little.  He asked what the picture was a little while ago, trying to explain it to him, without going into too much detail has been hard. As we’re…

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Getting My Game On with Electronic Arts!

Getting My Game On with Electronic Arts!

Last night I was fortunate enough to attend the Electronic Arts Australia E3 event in Sydney, thanks to Husband winning tickets to attend.  It was held at an interesting venue, the Standard Bowl at Taylor Square.  It’s above Kinselas which, back in the day, used to be a bit of a “raging” nightspot.  While none of the live E3 events are happening here, a few of the gaming companies are holding screenings of their respective events.  I’ve long been a…

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There’s no clever way to use Arduino in a title.

There’s no clever way to use Arduino in a title.

At the end of May I attended a course on Arduino basics, run by Little Bird Electronics.  I’ve dabbled with Arduino before, but I wanted a clearer understanding on electric circuits, programming them, and what I can do with them.  I have plans, you see. It was almost 7 hours of an information barrage!  We started with basic on/off functions, switches.  Moved into colour changes and the and/or scenario.  Resistors, switches, piezo, LEDs, screens, and so much more.  I had a…

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