Setting up Machine Learning!

The next action step in my research is to try out machine learning, specifically an existing CNN (convolutional neural net) and a new LSTM (long-short-term memory) RNN (recurrent neural net), on embroidery patterns. Well, on basically images turned into serial vector art that will be translated into embroidery file formats. Now, I technically failed my Read More …

Makin’ Bread

Today’s bread experiment is Irish Potato Brown Bread out of The Bread Lover’s Bread Machine Cookbook. I generally make the 1.5lb loaves for more manageably-sized slices in my bread machine. Using the whole wheat cycle this time! 1 1/4 Cups water 3 TBS butter, cut into pieces 2 TBS honey 2 Cups whole wheat flour Read More …

Raaawr!

Putting together a website that holds my crafting AND tech interests. I struggled with my identity… gamers do games. Crafters do crafts. Computer Science majors may not even work on games, and arbitrary tech meshes even less with arbitrary crafts.The overlap is so small, I had such a hard time imagining who my target audience Read More …