Chameleon pointillism / stippling drawing Art

by admin on January 3, 2012 with Comments Off on Chameleon pointillism / stippling drawing comments

Pointillism (aka stippling) has always had a special place in my artistic heart. Although exuberantly time consuming it is also quite neat to watch a drawing develop from dots. After being inspired by my friend and fellow graphic designer I embarked on this spotty expedition over the new year weekend. I’m guessing that this drawing …

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The Pomodoro way Life

by admin on December 31, 2011 with Comments Off on The Pomodoro way comments

My friend recently told me about this time management tool called the Pomodoro. Yes, the tomato. Essentially what you do is work hard for a certain period of time (ie. 25 minutes) then take a 5 minute break. You end up being more productive and focused. He wrote a really great post on this, check …

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Childrens portrait Art

by admin on December 30, 2011 with Comments Off on Childrens portrait comments

I’ve been wanting to do some drawings for a while but never seem to be able to ‘get into it’. I have realized that I can get into it when I’m doing the drawing for someone else or if it has a purpose. This christmas I decided to make something extra special for my friend …

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Ira Glass wisdom Life

by admin on December 27, 2011 with Comments Off on Ira Glass wisdom comments

  Ira Glass is an awesome host of a radio show called This American Life. I often listen to him at work while slaving away in photoshop. There are stories that range from corruption to the first time you did something to happy topics. I can definitely say I am in those inital years and …

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Harmless weapons: Kyle Bean Design

by admin on December 23, 2011 with Comments Off on Harmless weapons: Kyle Bean comments

Kyle bean is a wicked designer who made a series of “weapons” that are harmless. Each item is made to look like a deadly weapong that would normally cause a lot of harm but is actually harmless on closer inspection. Can you think of anything that could be made into a harmless weapon? I particularly …

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Secret doorways Design, House & Home

by admin on December 21, 2011 with Comments Off on Secret doorways comments

I’ve always wanted a place I could go to just be. It would be simple and plain with white pillows and white walls. It would be my place of zen. Maybe one day I can build one in my house?  

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Fishies! Life

by admin on December 9, 2011 with Comments Off on Fishies! comments

Found this awesome little fish thing. Click on the screen and they’ll swim over and eat the little spots!

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