Monthly Archives: February 2008

Connecting the Posts: Obama’s Use of Gotham

27-Feb-08

Last year at SXSW I got to see the world premiere of Gary Hustwit’s Documentary “Helvetica”. I was one of the first in line and amazingly stoked to not only see it, but be in the audience with David Carson. My Typeface fetish hit the big screen… at my web Designer’s Disney World. Recently I [...]

The Surf Art Of Tyler Warren

24-Feb-08

Summer needs to hurry the heck up. For me it means weekend trips to the beach to join Jim surfing. Though it is cold outside that doesn’t deter him from hitting the waves or the web to search out the latest in the surfing community. I don’t surf. Not yet. But I do love the [...]

Package Design: The Art Of Selling Water

22-Feb-08

This is a follow-up to my earlier guilty confession that I love to drink overly priced yuppy water. I can not stress that this is a personal struggle I have been dealing with for a long time. It is water. Seventy Percent of the earth is water. The stuff is literally falling from the sky [...]

Now THIS is a Bad Ass T-Shirt

19-Feb-08

It’s not quite as limey as the Photoshop picker… but brilliant!

Review: Getting Fontified

17-Feb-08

I found Fontifier via swissmiss the other day and thought to myself “this has to be too good to be true” when I saw it was only 9 bucks to create your own font. According to their site Fontifier lets you use your own handwriting for the text you write on your computer. It turns [...]

Valentines Day Geekery “Wii Belong Together”

14-Feb-08

For Christmas I wanted a Wii. I constantly hinted it to Jim and tweeted about it every chance I had. I am actually not a big video game person… I never could beat super Mario Brothers and only loved Duck Hunt because the ducks made funny little expressions when I killed them. Last summer Jim [...]