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Vanessa/Ursula Costume, Part III: The Tentacles

Taking the entire process into account this was the hardest part of the costume, but since I did almost all of the hard work back when I first sewed it in 2010, I didn’t have to do much this time around. 393 more words

Sewing

This week in Christchurch history (2 to 8 March)

2 March 1970
Amid mounting controversy, City Council begins construction of road deviation through Hagley Park. The work was stopped by March 7 for legal reasons, and the project was eventually scrapped. 129 more words

Christchurch

Vanessa/Ursula Costume, Part II: Circular Ruffles

There are two issues to tackle when it comes to the ruffles on the wedding dress: the color and the shape.

The problem with the color is that due to the changing sunset lighting in the relevant movie scene, the ruffles actually change color as time goes on. 638 more words

Sewing

Discover Japanese hip hop with Freegal

Tomorrow Sunday 1 March The Japanese Society of Canterbury will host the 4th Canterbury Japan Day. On the basis of past experience, this is guaranteed to be an event not to miss, which promises to give Christchurch residents the opportunity to immerse themselves in Japanese culture in all its wonderful variety. 252 more words

Music

A Different Kind of Poetry

I came up with the idea of integrating my own words between lines in a song. Any part of the song, placed anywhere. I hope you like it. 143 more words

Blue Writer

Skype Tutorial

Off to Vanessa’s to record her Skype tutorial. She is teaching a friend how to make Easter greeting cards. I’ll post the results soon :) 53 more words

Arts