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Royal National Park
Our latest photo meet-up was at the Royal National Park in southern Sydney. The sun set just as we were about to depart, giving us pink clouds and ocean.
Planetary Plates Tutorial from Etsy here. You use waterslide decals which were also used on the insect plates below. In the step-by-step tutorial the 2 artists tell you where and what kind of decal paper to use, where to get the free images etc…
These plates are made by decoupaging images to plates. Excellent tutorial from the Crafty Nest here.
Giant stinky Corpse Flower, blossoming
“The Huntington, a wonderful destination here in Los Angeles, has posted GIFs of the rare Corpse Flower blossoming. If you’re in Southern California, you gotta see it in person. The plant’s latin name, Amorphophallus titanum comes from Ancient Greek amorphos, “without form, misshapen” + phallos, “phallus”, and titan, “giant.”