Sunday, October 25, 2009

From Threadbanger, on Instructables.....HOW TO MAKE A STRAIGHT JACKET!!

Do you feel the need for a little structure in your day? Or maybe you need this for a bad-ass costume for Halloween? Either way, Threadbanger AND Instructables are both great websites to hit for DIY crafts- Click here for the tutorial.

Passive Aggressive Laughter

Passive Aggressive Notes is "painfully polite and hilariously hostile writings from shared spaces the world over" AND a must-visit if you are ever in need of a mood-boost. The comments are also quite amusing!

My personal favorite is the anonymous rant against anonymity however, they are all very funny, and it isn't as if I have read every one.... yet :)

Street Art Illusions

chalk painting by Julian Beever

Check this out: ILLUSIONS

These pavement drawings are soo damn cool, and life-like! If you ever catch them in person and you are on the correct side of the artwork you will be stunned.....

Friday, October 23, 2009

Over 100 March Against Police Violence in Santa Rosa

The real news

The PE Starter Kit.........

The PE Starter Kit.........

The Craftzine Skele Cardigan Podcast

Here's a cool video on how to put an image in photoshop into black and white, and make into a knitting, or crochet chart. But you could chart it up for anything - mosiacs, leather working, etc.....
They are using a really cool skeleton as an example!! yay Craftzine! The Craftzine Skele Cardigan Podcast

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Tales from the Shallow End of the Gene Pool


Tales from the Shallow End of the Gene Pool

Shelley's favorite GBH photo....

My Photos Photo Gallery - Photo 37 of 44 by GBH - MySpace Photos

Upcycling Felted Arm Warmers

Arm warmers, make some for you and they are the bomb-gifts cuz they fit everyone, and everyone loves them! If you make them in black, and short then you can give them to anyone- men or women! Check this out...

Free Pattern

Must do FREE PATTERN from Knit on the Net

Catherine Wilson designed this lovely Monroe Wrap

Photo: Knit On the Net

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Barred For Life is on the Road

Anyone in Portland OR who knows of a good venue- Tattoo shop, coffee shop, a show, a bar, (wut ever!) you guys have a date- OCT 28th- and no venue. Get ahold of Mr. Ebersole, he's on our friends list on FB and myspace, and contact him thru his myspace Barred For Life
he's on the road now (Germ or Shelley can pass a msg to him if u don't hear back)