Meaning of Style

I was confronted with style trouble in high school on the day my cool punk friends stopped by and discovered my record collection. Why I had punk friends, I’m not sure. I guess I made one and eventually hung out with his friends too. He had a band (The Suburban Punks – no genre confusion) and I…

Artists, Love Your Left Brain

I believe we all have whole brains. As far as some of us being too logical to be creative or too artsy to manage anything, well, I’m just not buying it. Maybe when you were a kid, you were told you were artistic. Or not, because your sister was or your dad was. You were…

Why I Love Specs

A new generation of visual artist has arisen alongside user-friendly, consumer desktop publishing. Apps now let you make a nice document without a thought to even basic concerns like margin width or type size. Great for writing the letters we used to type on a typewriter, with the ability to add things like color, an…