Creation Engine: A place to stick notes on creative projects & work
Current Angel Unit Card Template
PDF Printsheets of TCG/CCG Cards for Rapid Prototyping
More Cardgame Images Failing Basic Quality Control
well, Stable Diffusion doesn’t ???? on generating placeholder images. Here are some interesting fails.
Image generation for collectible card game
So I’ve been using Stable Diffusion (bundled as Diffusion Bee and as Stable Diffusion.openvino) to make placeholder art for a personal game design project. While prompt engineering is lots of interesting fun to try and tease useful images out of the latent model, it does produce a lot of images that can’t be used for […]
Sabbatical Progress Oct. 5th
Today’s task is to learn about object mutability. Also, my wife is exceedingly beautiful.
Sabbatical Progress Sept. 14th
Today’s project is to extend my understanding of classes, methods, constructors, and inheritance by creating a new class based on aggregating, sequencing, and then parsing properties of a variable-length set of input classes. This would be very analogous to establishing a Minecraft-style crafting system where sets of ingredients conditionally determine the crafting output’s characteristics (properties) […]
Sabbatical Progress Sept 10th
Today I jump into event listeners and callback functions to make a UI responsive to user inputs. Last night’s processing of Social Security Administration datafiles into workable data tables (about 2.5 million records) went very well, although it did overwhelm Excel completely. Will switch to line-by-line parsing in PHP or similar as that has no […]
Sabbatical Progress Sept. 9th
Continued learning about recursive programming (OO and functional styles) with extending yesterday’s hierarchical model of the universe with procedural name generation by entity type. For example, planets are named according to specific rules and the outputs should look credible and distinct from how we name people on those planets.
Sabbatical progress Sept. 3rd
Sabbatical progress Aug. 25th
Got any book recommendations?