Ali Edwards Capture life. Create art.

November 17, 2006

Bad News & Good News

The bad news: I have the flu. The kind where you can barely stand up except to hustle to the bathroom. That means that I need to cancel my classes tomorrow and Sunday at PhotoExpress. I am so sorry you guys but it would not be an enjoyable experience for ...

November 10, 2006

AEzine Challenge: Stamp Goodness

This week the challenge is to embrace that wonderful imperfection inherent in using stamps. Sound like a big challenge? It is. If you are like me, sometimes it has to be laid out right in front of you for it to ...

October 27, 2006

AEzine Challenge : Creative Confidence

This week I want you to create something that celebrates your own creativity. Even if it is simply writing the statement "I am creative" and sticking it on your mirror that is excellent. If you want to take it a step further put together a layout titled "I am creative" ...

October 20, 2006

AEzine Challenge : Follow-Up to Photos

From the newsletter this week: This week your challenge is to try the photo gathering technique listed above. This is one of my most favorite ways to get multiple photos on a layout. I am sitting here at the Northwest Women's Show in Portland, getting ready for my talk this afternoon ...

October 13, 2006

AEzine Challenge: Photo Point of View

From the latest issue of AEzine: This week your challenge is to create a layout that tells the story of your relationship with photos and/or your camera. Consider the following questions: What is your personal photo-taking process? What are your strengths in regards to taking photos? What do you want ...

October 6, 2006

AEzine Challenge : week two

When I come up with a concept that really seems to resonate with me I try to repeat it as often as makes sense. This is all part of not making things more complicated than they need to ...

September 27, 2006

miniBOOK : AEzine Challenge

AEzine Challenge for the week of September 24, 2006: Your challenge this week was/is to use wallet photos to create a miniBOOK about your five fabulous favorites right now. Pick everyday favorites - simple stuff like your cozy fleece jacket, your hand cream, your electric toothbrush, your favorite CD of ...