Custom Stamped Curtains

It’s rare that I find a DIY project in a book I can actually carry out but this one is filled with great projects that actually seem do-able. Their DIY page on creating custom-stamped curtains inspired me to create ones to enhance my son’s Star Wars themed room.

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Step 1:

Print out a design of your choice (in this case, a Storm Trooper)

Also shown is a blade you’ll need later ($1.99 at Home Depot in the paint section)

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New York, New York, Big City of Dreams

 Once upon a time, I wanted to be a photographer (“picture that, how many years old, young enough to mix up love with career goals“).

Every year, I’d visit family in New York and would yearn for my next photo shoot of my favorite city. These are some of the photos I took, most of which I developed the old-fashioned way, by hand, from negative to print, in my most favorite place of my teenage world- the darkroom.

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   Taken in Brooklyn- reminds me of  “Once Upon A Time In America”:

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Twin Towers from the Empire State Bldg (I think):

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