Monthly Archives: Dec 2006

tail blast

12°C, dry, very windy (SW) It’s getting absurd, 12°C today, and we’re approaching mid-December, it’s still above freezing in Moscow today. The ride home was rather thrilling with that tail-wind, conversely- it also made me a little late arriving at the place first thing. … Continue reading

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Horse lips

7°C, heavy rain went this morning. Linseed: More horse-head work. The paint is now too wet to add in the few little details it needs, maybe tomorrow. These dark winter nights are a problem when anticipating what to do next- … Continue reading

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Jitensha

Sunday:9°C, wind & rain. c=62 miles Only the last 25 miles were in rain, the rest was a trivial struggle against wind. After the cafe stop I actually felt cold! It’s been ages since feeling that, what a novelty! Those … Continue reading

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A chill northerly

7°C, NW coldwind, low humidity. Linseed: Probably only one more day on this, these pictures are another hour on from the last entry. These layers are getting quite thin and very oily, the soft brushes ( made by Daler) are … Continue reading

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Form filling

7°C, clear 7 rather windy. Entrance Exams today: which was a time to examine human behaviour quite closely. The questions were in a booklet and answers written on omr sheets which need a simple pencil mark in the right place. … Continue reading

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Wireless= done.

10°C, still windy. Finished: the home network is up & running, the wireless network runs well enough with just below the highest level of encryption. It’s hard to see exactly how fast the connection is to the isp, but it … Continue reading

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Router = done!

That: seems to be it, one little setting and it works now. Next step is : get the wireless connection to work Below is the Stalking-horse picture almost finished, the paint is still wet- hence the uneven background. Also: read … Continue reading

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Wireless Shenanegins

12°C, very windy, C=52 miles. Too many options: maybe "me" is right, there are hundreds of settings in that router, probably because it allows so many standards for ADLS as well as wirelesss connections. I can get the wireless connections … Continue reading

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Doodles

14°C, storms due. Drawing: the tones don’t look right on this scan- maybe the yellow paper "throws" the scanner settings.   Network I: I’ve bought the hardware for a home wireless network. Is this going to be a source of frustration, … Continue reading

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