Posts made in February, 2013

My new design idol

Posted By on Feb 22, 2013

I just read this awesome article about Dan Matutina a filipino designer, artist, illustrator from Red Lemon Club! Very inspiring and motivating! Thanks RLC! I would cut and paste, but it’s worth the click, because the ¬†illustrations are worth checking...

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Shoegaze Music and Salad Days

Posted By on Feb 1, 2013

Shoegaze music – those dreamy swirly guitars always brings me back to my days in California…my salad days… i miss those days. Instead of listening to the airplanes late at *night, I would loop “Lazy Calm” by the Cocteau Twins…until I fell asleep. i had one of those remote controlled cd players [great invention]. Don’t get me wrong, I love where I am now…no longer single and wanting. But, sometimes I internally cry because it’s the past and you can never duplicate those feelings; those longings. Sure, some days were painful, but in those days I found refuge in seeking creativity. Maybe that’s what it is; I find I long for that same creative energy again. Maybe I need to listen to more shoegaze again [because I certainly don’t want to be in “pain”, if I can help that]. My faves of the time were The Autumns and Cocteau Twins and Slowdive. Now listening to: Dream Koala…so minimalist yet poignant. Kind of like a 1 or 2 color print job. So many correlations…#designnerdtalkingnow It is TRULY time to go to bed now. [*poorly made decision of not checking out apartment during the evening, BEFORE signing the contract] Thanks for reading; tip of the day = try to listen to fast music, if you’re...

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