Monthly Archives: October 2009

Fruit & Veg, Meat, Dairy, Grain, _____tos & Dip

Forget the food pyramid. It’s time to bring back the four squares. Heck, make it hexagonal with the addition of the tos food group. (You know, Fritos, Doritos, Tostitos.)

Posted in Course Related, Craftiness, PrePress, Typography, Visual Concepts

One more time: Work on your work, dammit.

Ira Glass is so right.

Posted in Amusement, Course Related, Drawing, Portfolio Workshop, Typography, Visual Concepts, Web

Another Designer Job Posting Site

Another job site for creatives has come to my attention. I’ve thrown it in the resources section here. Happy job hunting!

Posted in Amusement, Resources, Vocation & Profession

Now it all makes sense.

Apparently I missed the “Magic” tool last time I was in Illustrator. Thanks Chris for the tip.

Posted in Amusement, Cleverness & Wit, Course Related, Education, Repost From Cited Source, Resources, Technical Geekery, Visual Concepts, Vocation & Profession

Captain Dreyfus on Devil’s Island with Photoshop

“But they don’t have to reconcile the contradictions in order to cope with reality. The contradictions are themselves the form that a reconciliation with reality takes.” -Adam Gropnik

Posted in Amusement, Course Related, Fiddling & Time Wasters, Repost From Cited Source, Visual Concepts