My First-Ever Art Exhibition

Thanks to my friend Rachel at Graceworks Bethany Retirement Village, I was able to secure my first-ever art exhibit in their beautiful new Village Center Art Gallery. The theme is “Expressions of Love” and most of my pieces are wedding gifts that I’ve given my friends over the years, with a couple of other pieces, … Read more My First-Ever Art Exhibition

nsquaredesign Featured in Oddpodz eNewsletter!

nsquaredesign (that’s me!) was featured in the 1/15/2009  Oddpodz enewsletter. (Sorry you might have to scroll down a bit, but if you are like me and you’re ADD will kick in before you reach my write up, you can always enjoy these screenshots instead. Here’s the header… …after a bit of scrolling, there’s me in … Read more nsquaredesign Featured in Oddpodz eNewsletter!

Ponoko: Make Your Own Products!

As a creative, I make prints of my 2-d illustrations and have my designs printed, which is great. Ponoko takes it to the next level and allows you to turn your creativity loose on making real objects! Whether it’s a one-off prototype or special gift, this is just really cool! I don’t know what I’m going … Read more Ponoko: Make Your Own Products!

Design for Good: Everyone Deserves A Roof

I’m starting off 2009 with a story from the folks over at Mental Floss on someone who’s designed a product for the greater good. Here’s someone who’s designing a practical way to help the homeless: EDAR (Everyone Deserves A Roof) it’s a military-grade one-person shelter for homeless people who don’t want to stay at a … Read more Design for Good: Everyone Deserves A Roof

Awesome Cover for Esquire’s 75th Anniversary

I’m sure many of you have seen or heard about Esquire’s super-cool “revolutionary” cover for their 75th anniversary issue. If you haven’t, they have partnered with E-Ink to develop the world’s first electronic ink magazine cover. Limited to 100,000 newstand/bookstore copies, it shows how print might look in just a few years. As soon as … Read more Awesome Cover for Esquire’s 75th Anniversary

Off to Chicago!

Well, I’m off to the first-ever Creative Freelancer Conference put on by the fine folks at F+W Publications (who publish HOW magazine and also put on the fantastic HOW Design Conference each year). Not sure what to expect, but I am excited to see be one of the first designers to experience this conference, meetup … Read more Off to Chicago!