Saturday, August 20, 2011

Paverpol dragon

Paverpol dragon

A Paverpol dragon from "Lynette's Creations", a stall at Gerringong Markets. Paverpol is a waterproof glue-like substance, and Lynette Mathein soaks various fabrics in it, draping pieces over metal armatures to create fantasy creatures.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

We want you at Starfleet Academy!

Corroney cover: IDW Star Trek (ongoing) #2 - alternate cover
Corroney cover: IDW Star Trek (ongoing) #2 - alternate cover.

Very cool Starfleet "recruitment poster" cover by Joe Corroney! News at

Friday, August 05, 2011

30-Day Photo Challenge: finale

Dragon (#30) at Pedlars' Fair 2011
DAY 30

I spotted a cute little dragon at our Pedlars' Fair today! A great finale to my 30-Day Photo Challenge. The slideshow of all 30 images is HERE.

Pedlars' Fair 2011
Leftover Pedlars' Pennies go into the prize draw.

Snow people at Pedlars' Fair 2011
The library snowman finds a friend!

Thursday, August 04, 2011

Cookie and jester

Cookie and jester (#29)
DAY 29

Love the juxtaposition of Cookie Monster cookie jar and a jester Toby jug. Mmm, good timing, too. My last "30 Day Challenge" pic tomorrow - falls on our annual Pedlars' Fair day at school.

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Platypus crossing

Platypus crossing (#28)
DAY 28

Warning! Platypus crossing. If toll owing, put it on his bill.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Crescent moon

Moon (#27)
DAY 27

I love how the tree seems to have made space for the crescent moon to snuggle in close.

Monday, August 01, 2011

Jack's ponto

DAY 26

I am currently reading "I am Jack" by Susanne Gervay to all of Stage 2 and 3. Here's my newly-made prop: Jack's "ponto", from the novel. (Jack has managed to graft an onion to a potato to invent a new vegetable, which he calls a "ponto").