1. @JHolburd

    Weekly Summary–Week Two

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    With the DailyCreates, I had forgotten how to flatten a file, so that was a good lesson in re-learning to copy one image to a PowerPoint slide, inserting art onto the image, then saving it as a .jpg. At that point, the new image is a flat file and I …

  2. @JHolburd

    Namaste This! I Dare You.

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    “I welcome new technologies. My mind is capable of easily learning new things and grasping new concepts.”

    It is taking every fiber of my core to channel Bob Ross tonight, looking for anything resembling Joy. First it was the Daily Create that stumped me because I couldn’t figure out how …

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    It Don’t Mean a Thing if It Ain’t Got That Zing

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    From the Assignment Bank, I pulled “Mission:  Defamiliarize” from Visual Assignments.  The goal is to make a set of 10 photos using something familiar then defamiliarize it—make it seem foreign by using extreme closeups, changing the lighting and other effects to make the object like something you’ve never seen before, …

  4. @JHolburd

    Holbert Weekly Summary

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    This is not just Boot Camp Week but also Fire Hose Week.

    Getting the Domain set up didn’t seem like an issue, it went smoothly.  Same with SoundCloud. 

    I had a problem with my AT&T wireless account (not able to send codes to text) that stalled getting an Instagram set …

  5. @JHolburd

    Jenny H Multi-Modal Intro

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    I’m wonky. For now. First blog was my introduction ‘cuz I didn’t have it together. So here’s another intro in the Multi-Modal version that was originally asked for. It’s rusted….

    Twitter:

    My gardens were damaged in last week's snow storm and winds. This weekend, it will all be about chain …

  6. @JHolburd

    DS106 Goals to Get Out of this Course

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    I don’t want to get out of this course–I want to stay in this course!  For the whole 15 weeks, and Defeat the Beast!  I want to glide effortless through these different platforms without having to call my social media daughter, IT son, or kick my computer (old school solution).  …

  7. @JHolburd

    Bob Ross: Winter Elegance

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    Bob Ross what a guy! What hair!!  I watched “Winter Elegance”, Episode 11, Season 19.  His philosophical thoughts circled around my mantra this year which has been to get back my happy.  He said “Enjoy it, enjoy it!  You do your best work if you do a job that makes …

  8. @JHolburd

    First Blog Ever

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    Hi, Jenny here.  I’m a retired Marine and, after 30 years in the Corps and three years as a scum-sucking contractor, I decided to do a 180 and create a Bed and Breakfast in Falmouth, Virginia.  Then in December 2019, right before we could all spell COVID, I closed the …

  9. @JHolburd

    My Very First Blog

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    Hi, Jenny here.  I’m a retired Marine and, after 30 years in the Corps and three years as a scum-sucking contractor, I decided to do a 180 and create a Bed and Breakfast in Falmouth, Virginia.  Then in December 2019, right before we could all spell COVID, I closed the …

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