Can you believe it? It's less than a week til Christmas! December has just flown by.
Here's what we're going to be making today!
I don't even have a tree up yet (haven't decided if I feel its worth it when I'm going to be moving 5 days after Christmas.), but I really wanted to make/do something Christmassy before December ended.
I could not wait til Tuesday to post this, I was too excited!
The Portal series has a very special place in my heart. When I first played through it I was super inspired. It helped that a friend made me play one right before two came out so I got a giant dose of Portal goodness all at once. I must have crafted mostly Portal themed things for about 2 months.
The other day (during the week of many craft fails) I was racking my brains for an idea for a shadow box, because I have two sitting around collecting dust, and I suddenly heard the echo of Cave Johnson in my head.
“When life gives you lemons, don’t make lemonade. Make life take the
lemons back! Get mad! I don’t want your damn lemons, what the hell am I
supposed to do with these? Demand to see life’s manager! Make life rue
the day it thought it could give Cave Johnson lemons! Do you know who I
am? I’m the man who’s gonna burn your house down! With the lemons! I’m
gonna get my engineers to invent a combustible lemon that burns your
I knew what I must do. I needed to make life take back it's lemons.
Since I've been trying to get better at photography, so the pictures on this blog will be better, I've been practicing a lot. One of my favorite things to do is just go outside and shoot what I find, or wait til I see something out a window that grabs my attention and I grab my camera.