I personally don’t enjoy doing this, but I like to on occasion just to see the places I’ve gained strength and vision. It builds character and conviction I believe. David Byrne of Talking Heads once claimed he never listens to his old music because it can ‘t possibly reflect who he is in the present. … More Do you ever re-visit old work just to see how far you’ve come?
I’ve used the same Web service provider for over 10 years without fail. Until the last 3 months it’s been…like they mucked everything up. I’m not going to name them because I think they offer a good service. But, after 3 months of difficulties, issues, and crazy new problems I’ve had to come up with … More So, here it stands
I’ve been juggling 2 clients at once plus, well, my motherly duties on top of that. This particular client was a quick turn around, so I’m going to pop up their logo up for giggles. They were specific down to outlines, colors, and text flow for both designs to be used for different circumstances. They … More So, I’ve been busy, but here’s a little diddy that came from my hard work
Yes, it’s true…if it’s not happening naturally why not fake it? We’ve got no rain here in N. California, Autumn is….absent. And, I want what I want when I want it. Yeah, so I’m drinking my very favorite winter concoctions and planning my next boot/sweater rendezvous whilst maxing out Adobe software with vintage Americana winter … More Lately I’ve been in the mood for Fall, Americana, and a really hot cocoa….
Are you a business owner feeling as if you are a hamster on a wheel lately? It’s easy to spin that wheel over-and-over, and believe you should be growing your business. I don’t know about you, but I’ve always been told that output equals income. If I do all that I can to get all … More Brand direction, Marketing simplification. Are you there yet?
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By Alyssa Green Since being proclaimed America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital in October 2012, Sacramento has really had the opportunity to share with the world the farm-to-fork culture locals have been living and enjoying for years. The region is home to nearly 8,000 boutique farms and the largest Certified Farmers Market in…
To be honest I’m keeping up on my chops at the moment. My daughter just started Kindergarten…our whole daily schedule changed… I’m between clients….so, I decided to hop into Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign to keep things shiny and happy. You never know when you’ve got to just “go!” I’d hate to be rusty or … More Fresh Logo and Newsletter Design – Hot off the Press!
I’m not going to kick and scream if a client is in love with Word. Or Publisher. Especially if that’s all they want access to their final designs at all times. I recently had a consult client that was very much in love with Publisher for their in-house Desktop Publishing. They had been using it … More What to do when your client insists on Design in Word
I was a child of the 70s when kids were aloud to stay up and watch Saturday Night Live because it was new new and ultra cool. Or, at least my parents didn’t seem to mind that things were way off left, and definitely pushed the envelope as “kid friendly material.” You could do that … More A tribute to the late, ultimately great #robinwilliams
Part of what I do is consultative services in addition to design work. I wish I could say I’ve had ample time to log into Photoshop or Illustrator the last few weeks, but I’ve actually been out there helping other business improve things in their own camps. I love both aspects of what I do, … More No, I haven’t fallen off the planet…into a Blackhole?