Jennifer Ling

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Beautiful Games: Olympic aftermaths

This time last year, London's Olympic Games were in full swing; it was day 11 and Alistair Brownlee was about to win triathlon gold at a canter. Yet, after so much sporting success, London 2012's broader legacy remains to be seen. Other cities which have hosted summer and winter Olympic Games have …

Make Painted Shelves

Design Love Fest does it again with these modern geometric hand-painted shelves. You can read the step-by-step and watch the cool video to see gorgeous shots of the process and the shelf styling that really brings it home.


8 Super-Fun Weekend Projects!

11 Comments<p>We've been having an incredible couple of weeks of summer weather here (I think we're on day 29 of sun?) –perfect for a few messy DIYs to …

How-To: DIY Herbal Shampoo

Keep your locks lustrous the natural way with this DIY herbal shampoo tutorial from Sweet Living!<p><b>Update:</b> It looks like Sweet Living has taken down this post due to an issue with the recipe. Apologies if you tried it and had trouble, and many thanks to the reader who brought it to my attention!<p>If …

How-To: Paper Patchwork Art

Make your own quilting-inspired home decor with this pretty paper patchwork art tutorial from Lisa at The Red Thread.<p>Ready to make some patchwork art of your own? Head on over to The Red Thread to see how it’s done!

Photos of Suitcases Left Behind by Residents of the Willard Psychiatric Center in NY

Any mention of the word asylum, and you imagine people cut-off from society, sometimes even removed from reality. The Willard Asylum for the Insane …

Photolucida: Kerry Mansfield: Expired

Today’s post is part of several weeks dedicated to work seen at Photolucida…<p>Kerry Mansfield seems to have an endless creative well to draw from as …

Reathel Geary: Waiting for Griffin

<i>At photolucida a number of people commented that the portraits of Griffin were very close and intimate. After hearing this again and again it dawned</i> …

BTS: Creating Psychedelic ‘Water Wigs’ With Tim Tadder

LA-based photographer Tim Tadder says that his images are his “voice,” and that he “never want[s] to be an echo.” Thus far, he’s doing pretty well. …

Dark Secrets – Fine Art Photography by Helena Aguilar Mayans

Helena Aguilar Mayans is a fine art photographer based in Barcelona/Olot, Spain. Her work has a dark kind of beauty and a mystical, ancient …

Contemporary Dutch Photography in Moscow

“Fruit,” 2008 © Krista van der Niet, courtesy Foam<p>Still/Life – Contemporary Dutch Photography opens at the Multimedia Art Museum in Moscow today, May …

Photographer Captures Families Eating Together

“In truth a family is what you make it. It is made strong, not by number of heads counted at the dinner table, but by the rituals you help family …

Kenny Primrose's portfolio<p>720<p>A review of Kenny Primrose's portfolio<p>1200<p>article<p>the Guardian

Nicol Vizioli: An Opening Song

Portrait week continues. Today’s post contributed by Grant Gill.<p>It is undeniable that one of the closest connections between photography and painting …

Capturing Interesting Photos in the Forest on a Low Budget

Too often you see photography projects that yield incredible results and think, <i>“If only I had the money to do something like that?”</i> Well today’s …

Photography Tips

Matt Mawson's portfolio<p>720<p>A review of Matt Mawson's portfolio<p>1200<p>article<p>the Guardian

Rachael Woodson: Band of Outsiders

Today concludes Portrait Week. Post contributed by Grant Gill.<p>Thinking about this entire week of portraits, it is amazing the different categories …

{DIY} Easy Peasy Passport Cover

Follow this super simple tutorial to create yourself a little passport cover which will make your passport stand out from the crowd!<p>869<p>4587

Alma Haser: Magenta Foundation Bright Spark Winner

I had the great pleasure of being one of the judges for the Magenta Foundation‘s Flash Forward Competition. Judges and entrants came from the U.S., …

The Delicate Art of Analog Photography & Film Printing

Photography has conquered new ground and has seen its popularity grow by leaps and bounds with innovation in the field of camera electronics, …

Garry Winogrand's classic and unseen photographs – gallery<p>720<p>Garry Winogrand is seen by many as the …

How-To: Make Patterned Cloth Napkins with Fabric Markers

Make your own custom printed napkins without the fabric paint mess with this tutorial for making patterned cloth napkins with fabric markers from Cyd at The Sweetest Occasion!<p>To make your own, head over to The Sweetest Occasion to see the full how-to!

Pretty Jewelry Holder from Wooden Cutlery Tray

<b>Materials:</b> Wooden Cutlery Tray, Paint, Glass Knobs, Cup Hooks<p><b>Description:</b> Sand the tray thoroughly and paint all sides and crevices carefully with a …

Peppermint Foot Cream

This luxurious peppermint foot cream, using coconut oil, is easy to make and will cure even the driest heels. Enjoy!<p>1171<p>6937

Coffee Vanilla Body Scrub

5 Minute Gilded Votive Holders

All you need to get this look for your home is a permanent crafting pen. This 5 minute DIY comes from oh-so-stylish Creature Comforts.

Citrus Bath Salts

Homemade citrus bath salts. These citrus infused bath salts smell delightful and make a wonderful Mother's Day gift!<p>828<p>4494

DIY Kids Play Suitcase

Make your little man this awesome suitcase. There are FOUR different scenes for him to play with! And it all fits in the one case!<p>735<p>3767

DIY Gold Chevron Vase

Upcycle ordinary empty glass bottles into stylish gold chevron pattern vases with painters tape and gold spray paint!<p>401<p>884

Lavendar and Rose Sachets

Make these gorgeous lavender and rose sachet's in this easy step-by-step tutorial. Great present for Mother's Day!<p>471<p>1164