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Wednesday 24 October 2007

New Site

My new site has gone live please check it out:

Hand Made Cards

Why not take a look at my website where I sell beautiful cards made by myself!


Holiday Scrapbooking.

Currently working on my Florida Scrapbook. Using receipts and bags for background layouts!!!

2nd Year Ilustartion

Currently studying my second year BA Honours at the Cambridge School of Art.

Tuesday 23 October 2007

Fluid design

I found the original fixed width css a little restrictive hence changed to percent widths.

Played around with the logo image, tried to use two small images only to find IE did not render it as intended. Decided just to increase the width of the original image and take a size hit.

Well both web site and blog are looking good, almost ready to publish.

Monday 22 October 2007

Custom Theme

Created a custom theme to match the new site. Theme based on Blue Silence CSS, main changes added a logo and modified colour scheme.

Minor problem! Where and how to upload files.

Used media manager to upload files, custom_style.css placed into root (the default you see) referred to as the top-level folder (server internally named folder /public). Created a new folder (within root) named img for the css images.

Note 1: The custom theme page calls the css using: @import url(/public/custom_style.css)

Note 2: The css uses to following to pull in the image to the page: background-image: url(img/bg.gif);

Looks OK in IE6 and Firefox 2, needs to be fully tested.

Sunday 21 October 2007

Images for new site

All images have now been resized for the new site including new items that will be added.

Saturday 20 October 2007


Within the next week my new site will be on line it has been fully redesigned to make it easier to use. In the meantime you can still purchase my unique handmade cards from my temporary hosted site.

All the best Sarah.

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