i have always been a fan of cutting up magazines and saving the clippings for later. but pinterest makes this task a hundred times easier. it’s a collection of virtual clippings that you find on the web and collage together on a board. it’s great for finding inspiration and inspiring creative thoughts. i’m still trying to figure out how to link my account to my blog so you all can follow me.. but in the mean time here’s a quick snap shot of my boards, maybe they’ll inspire you to start your own collection.
i came across this recipe today while i was browsing through stumbleupon. with halloween right around the corner what better time to make these yummy pumpkin cupcakes! below is a link to the recipe- one look is all it takes! enjoy
photos courtesy of: jonesdesigncompany
i found this awesome craft project for making party hats! who doesn’t want to be the center of attention on their big day?! check out the link below to find out how to make these festive party hats!
last week i flew to st.louis for fall break with 2 of my girlfriends. deciding to relive a childhood experience we took a trip down to the farm to go pumpkin picking. after bringing it safely home and carving it up we made a delicious treat from the leftover pumpkin seeds. using melter butter, brown sugar and cinnamon we baked the seeds until golden brown. yum!
just last semester i was accepted into the creative advertising program at school. i chose to apply on a whim and now that i have experienced the classes i couldn’t be happier. it takes a lot of hard work and thick skin to receive criticism but it has also become a creative outlet for me, something i was missing before. here is my first stab at an ad campaign i did for osprey backpacks.
as a journalism minor one of my many passions is writing. i recently wrote a story for my school newspaper about pet adoption in dallas. as i was writing the article i went to a local pet orphanage to get a first hand experience and to meet the animals. below is a link to my story along with a few photos of the adorable pets i got to meet.
i have watched this spot for olympus 100 times and still it continues to fascinate me. this was made using stop motion. the saying goes “a picture is worth a thousand words”, well in this case it was 60,000 pictures!