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Stephen Mather: First Director of the National Park Service

Check out the latest Yosemite Nature Notes on one of my favorite historical figures in Yosemite, Stephen Mather. Related posts: Stephen Mather, First Director of the National Park Service Yosemite Nature Notes 22 – Yosemite Nature Notes Photo of the Day: Sunset Forest Fantasy by Stephen Fischer

The President’s Busy Schedule

Kudos to Donald Trump for dragging the media spotlight to the flood-ravaged areas around Baton Rouge — and shaming President Obama into belatedly scheduling a visit. This post The President’s Busy Schedule appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

Attack on American University in Kabul, Students ‘Shelter in Place’ & Tweet for Help

Arrogant, self-indulgent “millennials,” who believe guns are “ishy,” had better decide which end of the gun they want to be on... This post Attack on American University in Kabul, Students ‘Shelter in Place’ & Tweet for Help appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

The Philosophic Connection of Fishing and Science

1 hour agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Dartmouth astrophysicist Marcelo Gleiser has written a new book, The Simple Beauty of the Unexpected: A Natural Philosopher’s Quest for Trout and the Meaning of Everything, arguing that angling and science are connected by their imaginative possibilities and the unknown. … more ?

Technique of the Week – Season 2- Week 5- Deco Foil

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

Sometimes a product is so awesome, you can’t wait to show it to everyone!  And that’s how I feel about Deco Foil!  It’s super fun, and it’s SO SO EASY.  Check out this week’s video: So as I said in the video, I have used this before in an issue of Quilting Arts Magazine, so...

Technique of the Week – Season 2 – Week 4 – Cyanotype Fabric!

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

This week we are talking about Cyanotype Fabric, with really awesome pre-treated sheets you get from Jaquard!!  Check out this week’s video. So these are SUPER simple to use, and I love that they give you so many in case you mess one up.  I think the toughest part about using them is thinking about...

What’s your Poison? 

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

When my friend Misty asked me to be part of her poison bottle Block of the month, how could I resist? It’s perfect for me, because skulls! So back in the day, your poisons had to be in unique bottles because people couldn’t read! Also Victorian parlors are dark, so they had to be recognizable...

Technique of the Week – Season 2 – Week 3 – Smocking (and GIVEAWAY)

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

This week’s Technique of the Week is dear to me, as it’s using one of my favorite techniques of all time, heirloom smocking!  As a fabric manipulation enthusiast, this is a ton of fun and the effect is truly impressive to your friends. Doesn’t that look easy?  I’ve used this LOTS on my quilts, so...

Technique of the Week -Season 2 – Week 2 – Die Cutting

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

This week on Technique of the Week, I’m doing Die cutting, but not like the last time I did Die cutting…. Check out the video below. So as I said in the video, Victoria Findlay Wolfe designs these awesome dies with Sizzix that can be used in bunches of ways so that you can make...

Technique of the Week – Season 2 – Week 1 – Reverse Applique

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

I’m so excited to bring back my Technique of the Week Series!  Now, I have to tell you,  A LOT has changed since I have done this last, so please bear with me as I get my bearings again! You may have noticed the super awesome new set!  I just could not cram my lights...

Hello Mood Blog Readers + GIVEAWAY!!

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

I’m super honored to be part of Mood’s Sewciety blog today!  I hope you went over to their post and read about my latest quilt, made from iridescent Dupioni silk. I hope you take a look at my blog and see some of my other quilts on my artwork pages! I made the smocking template...

Spring Clean Your Studio Blog Hop! And you can join us!

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

When I first made the Spring Clean Your Studio Blog hop ages ago, it was to motivate me to clean my studio.  I was so bogged down by the clutter, and I could see no other way to clean other than giving myself a deadline and then telling all of you all about it. It...

It’s time to “Spring Clean Your Studios” again!

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

Ah yes, that lovely time of year that you realize your studio is one giant pile o’ mess and it’s got to get cleaned somehow!  Every year I run a “Spring Clean your Studio” blog hop, and this year is NO DIFFERENT, except YOU get to clean and show us your studios too!  More about...

A Quilty Box Giveaway!!!

8 hours agoHobbies / Needlework : Muppin

I’m super stoked to be part of the February Quilty Box!!  Curated by Christopher Thompson, AKA The Tattooed Quilter, my Sewing Skull Measuring Tape was included in this month’s box! Subscription boxes are really very popular in the comic book industry (which is my day job), where you sign up for a monthly fee, and...

Show Clinton the Money!

Follow the Clinton Foundation’s foreign donor money right to Hillary’s pay to play scheme and presidential campaign. This post Show Clinton the Money! appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

AR-15 Podcast 178 – Brigand Arms

Brigand Arms joins the cast of the AR15 Podcast for episode 178! This post AR-15 Podcast 178 – Brigand Arms appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

Loose card finds - Opening Day collection

To feel like I'm making progress with my Opening Day collection, I got 20 different common Angels cards from some quarter boxes - maybe the cards I picked up on a scavenger hunt of sorts were redundant, but it gave me some peace of mind to knock out these players' cards. Show More Summary

Teen Shoots Alleged Trespasser While Family Is At Funeral

The house sitter, who was armed, says the suspect reached behind his back and the teen fired because he was afraid... This post Teen Shoots Alleged Trespasser While Family Is At Funeral appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

Texas Judge Shoots Down Injunction to Delay Campus Carry

A federal judge in Austin, Texas, shoots down a request for an injunction to stop the implementation of campus carry at the University of Texas. This post Texas Judge Shoots Down Injunction to Delay Campus Carry appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

PX4 flying fully autonomous delta quad VTOL

15 hours agoHobbies / Drones : DIY Drones

The PX4 Pro flight control stack offers fully autonomous control of VTOL airframes including delta quads and planes, tail sitters and tilt rotors. Special thanks go to Droneslab for the airframe and UAVenture for the ongoing software development collaboration.

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