Sheryl Humphries

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6 Reasons Why You Should Be a Macro Photographer

Maybe you’re a beginner, just got your first camera, and you’re trying to learn to navigate the world of photography. Or you’ve been photographing …

Macro Photography

Guitar Essentials: 22 Classic Blues-Rock Licks You Can Use Right Now

Blues rock is the foundation for all contemporary roots-rock electric guitar styles, pioneered by Cream’s Eric Clapton, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, …

Blues-rock

Why you should never pat a dog on the head

Here’s what to do instead...<p>When you greet your dog, you may naturally give them a friendly pat on the head as a sign of your affection.<p>The same can …

Dogs

Guitar setup: how to set your guitar up for drop tuning

<b>Drop tuning can be great fun but the string rattle you get with a lower tension isn’t as enjoyable. So, let us show you how to keep your axe happy</b> …

Dexterity Exercises - Solution for Sloppy Guitar Players | Guitar Lesson

Here's a lesson that does more than just show you a few dexterity exercises. This post is going to teach you the THREE elements that make a …

Hone your rock rhythm timing with this 20-minute guitar workout

<b>Hone your timing, dexterity and picking, and learn a few new chords too with our quick rhythm guitar workout.</b><p>Seeing as about 95 percent of most …

30 Classic Cookies from Vintage Church Cookbooks

These vintage cookie recipes will bring up all the nostalgia—and all the compliments!<p>Vanilla Wafer Cookies<p>These buttery cookies bake up chewy and …

These Seven Essential Capo Concepts Will Spice Up Your Fretwork

The word <i>capo</i> is short for <i>capotasto</i>, which means <i>principal fret</i> in Italian.<p>A capo is used to shorten the vibrating length of a guitar’s strings. When …

Improve your blues guitar phrasing in 20 minutes

<b>You probably already know the good old 12-bar blues progression. Formed of three chords, it’s perhaps the most commonly-used sequence in blues, rock</b> …

10 Extremely Tasty Licks You Should Know

604<p>SHARES<p>Guitar instructor Paul Davids—the man behind GW favorites "Are We All Tuning Our Guitars Wrong" and "Is This the Mother of All Finger …

Adding Chromaticism to Your Playing

165<p>SHARES<p>This month, I will be discussing how you can use approach notes in your soloing. Adding chromaticism to your improvisation with approach …

Top 10 Resources for Photographers

I don’t have to tell you that being a photographer is hard work.Despite what people from the outside looking in might think, there are plenty of long …

Top 10

Surreal Photos Look Like They’re Straight Out of a Dream

Russian fine art photographer Platon Yurich creates dreamlike images by merging surrealism with digital art. A talented photo manipulator, filmmaker, and creative director, Yurich’s growing portfolio of conceptual photography evokes mystery and wonder, and encourages the viewer to explore their …

Photography

3 Keys to Good Composition

Want to know the secret behind photographer Peter McKinnon’s eye-catching images? As it turns out, most of it has to do with keen attention to detail …

Landscape Photography

5 Amazing Photography Tips to Transform Your Pictures

<i>YouTube Screenshot/Jessica Kobeissi</i>I find that sometimes I'm just not in a good creative space to take interesting photos.I'm sure you find yourself …

Hacking

Step inside this mind-bending studio where every painting is an optical illusion

Patrick Hughes is an artist like no other – he doesn't do 'normal' and presides over all conventions to create insanely mind-bending paintings that …

Everything You Wanted to Know About the B-Bender, a Guitarist's Ultimate Secret Weapon

It's time to bend the rules, people!<p>I’ve always loved secret weapons—those clever little modifications, alterations, gadgets, whatever, that expand a …

Dog Whose Owner Died Wouldn't Look At Anyone — Until He Met This Man

“He was just facing a corner, wouldn’t look at anybody, wouldn’t respond to his name and was really having a tough time with losing everything he had …

The Best Settings for Night Photography

Night photography is a fascinating genre of landscape photography. You’re standing outside in total darkness but the camera display shows something …

The First 10 Recipes to Make in Your Dutch Oven

I like to think of the day I brought home a Dutch oven as the day my kitchen changed forever. That may sound dramatic, but seriously — there really …

Tips for Sewing Vinyl Fabric: Feeding Through Sewing Machine and More

Does the idea of sewing vinyl or vinyl coated fabric make you stop in your tracks? Do you hesitate even though it would be perfect for what you have …

Workshop Wednesday: Charm(ing) Quilt Ideas

Charm square is the general term used to describe a 5-inch square of fabric. These days, charm squares are often sold as precut squares cut from a …

Quilting

Needle and Thread Thursday

Happy NTT, friends! I finished up my Classic Meets Modern sampler quilt, and I am super excited to share it with you today.<br>I had so much fun …

Quilting

How to Make the Best Light Biscuits

Light, fluffy buttermilk or quick biscuits take some practice, but you can do it! There's nothing better than a velvety, puffy biscuit, split open …

For Perfectly Braised Chicken Thighs, Memorize This Technique

When it comes to chicken, some cooks are beholden to the breast, but I’m a thigh girl—no ifs, ands, or buts.<p>I get the appeal of breasts. They’re easy on the eyes, unfussy, and dependable—the food equivalent of having a crush on the pretty-boy next door. Thighs, on the other hand, are rougher around …

Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata

Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Liberally season the chicken breasts on both sides with salt and pepper. Sear the …

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

The Celebration Rock Podcast On The Black Crowes, The Most Rock ‘N’ Roll Rock ‘N’ Roll Band Of The ’90s

When people talk about rock music in the ’90s, the story always seems to start with Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind</i>. But that record came out toward the end of 1991 — what about what happened before that? For me, a crucial touchstone in ’90s rock that’s often overlooked is <i>Shake Your Money Maker</i>, the 1990 debut …

Corki Casey O’Dell, Musicians Hall of Fame Guitarist, Dead at 80

Pioneering guitarist Corki Casey O’Dell, a member of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Duane Eddy’s band the Rebels, and herself an inductee into the …

Hear the 10 Best Albums of the 1960s as Selected by Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson, the writer who gave vivid, inimitable form to "gonzo journalism," honed his literary chops the hard way, using rigorous …

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