origin story

As a person that works with vectors on a daily basis, I’m geeking out a little bit over this Vimeo about the origins of Adobe Illustrator and how a (completely brilliant) computer scientist developed the application to help his graphic designer wife and other creatives work smarter. Essentially redefining the future of graphic design and…

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from where I sit

Sometimes, while I’m at the day job I have trouble concentrating. The art department is “open plan” with half-walls… so you can imagine things can get loud / crazy (unless I’m out sick or something, ha!). To help me focus, I listen to streaming music (grooveshark, mostly) and podcasts to keep my brain on task.…

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spectacles

I feel like I visited the eye doctor more than any other doctor when I was young. Like, in grade school young. It was decided that I was just a very squinty child and I did not ask my Mom to get me glasses until my sophomore year of high school. I was struggling in…

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glove and boots

So, I have a thing for puppets. That’s okay, right? It’s not like I collect PEZ dispensers (much) or watch cartoons shows (only on Saturdays, and only the cool ones). I’m a completely healthy, well-adjust nearly 37 year old…child… We are all okay. I LOVE GLOVE AND BOOTS! I actually watched this one twice. I’ll…

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