I've had good feedback regarding that "page curl" effect, so decided it was time to repeat the experience. These scales / shells were made with the Apo "3D" hack.
The wallpaper version is available at the preceding link.
Today's Gratitude Item: $2.00 stores! The fun stuff one can find in these places is pretty amazing. They are especially useful for birthday presents. One idea is to buy a bunch of related items (eg: paper, pens, stencils) and make up an "art kit" for the lucky recipient.