Hair Fair 2018 will be open to the public from September 22nd till October 7th. All items sold at this event donate a minimum of 15% to Wigs for Kids. There are also kiosks for direct donations and Bandana Booths that donate 100% of all purchases.
There is a Hair Fair DEMO group, which you can join for free, and check notices for DEMOs from the creators participating in the event. This way you can try the DEMOs in the comfort of your home, make your shopping list, and then head over to the fair for a quicker shopping spree.
There are around 80 creators participating and each have done at least two new releases. For a full list of creators and a picture of their releases exclusive to this event, click over to the Hair Fair blog post.
The past week I’ve been busy with interviewing both Ebbe Altberg and Xiola Linden. At the same time, Michelle Tompkins of The Celebrity Cafe was interviewing me for a feature she was doing on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Second Life. The Celebrity Cafe is an entertainment news source which reports on gaming personalities, movie stars, […] Continue reading →
Yesterday, for Second Life’s 15th birthday, I had the opportunity to interview Ebbe Altberg, CEO of Linden Lab. Today I am sharing my interview with Xiola Linden, Lead Community Manager for Linden Lab. If you follow Second Life accounts on social media or go to any of the Linden meet and greets inworld, you have no […] Continue reading →
Happy Father’s Day to all those celebrating! There are two Art Installations that I wanted to encourage you guys to visit today. Salt on LEA7 by Eliza Wierwight SLurl to Salt: https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/LEA7/11/186/22 Salt is an installation by Eliza Wierwight on the LEA7 sim. Salt is incredibly powerful and I had the pleasure of exploring it with […] Continue reading →
Our Digital Selves is a full feature film by Draxtor Despres, available for free on his YouTube channel. It is a Drax Files special documentary about disability and embodiment in virtual worlds. He not only focuses on residents in Second Life, but Sansar, High Fidelity and other virtual reality worlds, with guest appearances from Ebbe […] Continue reading →
You may remember that two years ago, Patch Linden broke into my house on my 9th rezday. You may also remember that Patch Linden is my not-so-secret Linden crush. Well today, as I was working on my blog post about the new Catwa mesh head, I was deep into Camtasia editing the video for it […] Continue reading →
My readers and youtube subscribers often reach out to me and ask me if I would assist them in styling their avatar. They also offer to pay me to assist them. As much as I would like to help everyone out, if I started to do that, I wouldn’t be able to use my Second […] Continue reading →
On April 20th, 2018 SmugMug and Flickr simultaneously announced that Flickr was acquired by SmugMug. After years of being passed around from Yahoo to Verizon and not seeing a vast improvement on the platform, a lot of Flickr users seem to be worried about this new acquisition; especially since the announcements, emails and TOS updates […] Continue reading →
Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and I wanted to wish all of my readers a very happy one along with a big thank you for the continuous support you guys give me. I appreciate it. I hope you have a wonderful day with your loved ones. <3 On Valentine’s Day I plan to do some Second […] Continue reading →
Recently someone made a comment about the shapes I sell in my marketplace store and I thought it would be a good opportunity to discuss realistic proportions and perhaps help those that are looking to create more proportionate shapes in Second Life. The comment basically said that my shapes were “gorilla” like with “too long […] Continue reading →
On Tuesday, January 16th YouTube announced that they were making some changes to their Partner Program. On February 20th, 2018 channels with fewer than 1,000 subs or 4,000 watch hours within the last 12 months, will no longer be able to earn money on YouTube. Not only will they not be able to earn money, but […] Continue reading →
UPDATE: This has been resolved, thank you Linden Lab: An Apology to Strawberry Singh & A Call to YouTubers: “Un-Cease & Desist” Hello everyone, I decided to write this blog post for a couple of reasons: To explain why I am removing one of my most popular tutorials on my YouTube channel. To warn any other […] Continue reading →
Maxwell Graf is an incredibly talented and generous artist who has been creating in Second Life for many years and amazing us with his work in Sansar recently as well. His store in Second Life is called Rustica and has been open for over a decade. He is going through some real life difficulties which he shared […] Continue reading →
The Blogger & Vlogger Network is a group and website built specifically for networking and education purposes. BVN strives to provide bloggers and vloggers with the most pertinent, up-to-date, and interactive information available. The BVN inworld group is free to join and open to all bloggers and vloggers. Every week they also hold live discussion panels where they have different bloggers, […] Continue reading →
Today a positive article about Second Life was featured in PCGamer Magazine. A big thank you to Steven Messner and PCGamer for taking the time to interview me and shed a positive light on Second Life. These days Linden Lab and Second Life seem to be getting better press and it’s definitely a welcome change. […] Continue reading →