Genetic Algorithms and the Mona Lisa

Way back when I was at university (way, way, waaay back) I did some Artificial Intelligence stuff; genetic algorithms, neural networks, and the like. Honestly, though, I really don’t remember much (any!) of it, though I do remember enjoying the genetic algorithms side of things. I haven’t thought about that kind of thing for quite […]

WCAG colour checker

About five years ago I created a small PHP class that would check the contrast of a foreground and background colour and give a report on whether it was accessible in accordance with the WCAG recommendations (so either AA or AAA compliant). I’ve recently had cause to dig out that script which gave me the […]

I forged a necklace (2.0)

Had a bit of cut off metal while I was practising drawing down some round stock, and my daughter also asked for a “swirly type necklace”. So I attempted to make another couple necklaces… I personally really like the simple pendant; it’s a little bit rounded on the top, angular on the sides, and it […]