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Upcoming Adventures in Invitations

I have a request to design wedding invitations and ephemera for a wonderful couple getting married at a lovely mansion in Connecticut this summer. Initially, I was sketching out some more Art Deco styles, but I’ve come to find out that the bride is inspired by Sabrina (Audrey Hepburn, not the Teenage Witch) so I’m trying some floral ideas inspired by the iconic dress worn by Audrey.

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Trying to remember when it stopped being theory and turned into real life, because theory was a whole lot easier.

You’re the strangest person I ever met, he said & I said you too & we decided we’d know each other a long time.

3 things I’ve learned this week.

1. I’m pretty sure I bleach in the sun, like those stuffed animals left in the back of car windows.

2. I am NOT a seamstress. More specifically, tutus are far more difficult to create than I could have imagined.

3. My cell phone, and really most other electronics, are the bane of my existence and generally stop working in my presence.

 

 

a quick little post…


WIP Pencil, 18x24in. Final project for Drawing 2.

Been busy all weekend trying to catch up on the last few projects for class. One week left until graduation. And every time I think of it I get all teary… I’m gonna miss that place, and the people.

doormouse…

Random sketch of the day… Unfinished.

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stuff and things…

toucan

Colored pencil sketch, unfinished.

 

self portrait

Soft pastels on bristol. Self portriat. Not really sure if I like this yet.

random sketch for today…

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http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2003/02oct_goldilocks/

Sitting in the computer lab today. There’s no classes until next week so its dreadfully quiet in here. Not much to do so here’s a random sketch.

Sorry for the crappy blackberry pic.

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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Fresher than ever.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,000 times in 2010. That’s about 5 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 9 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 56 posts. There were 7 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 14mb.

The busiest day of the year was January 5th with 155 views. The most popular post that day was Traveling Gnome.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were coolphotoblogs.com, flickr.com, stumbleupon.com, cm.my.yahoo.com, and facebook.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for menu design, absolut, francesca scala, christmas graphic design, and creative menu design.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

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Traveling Gnome April 2008
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2

Absolut… September 2009
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3

Old Photos, and Mom vs. J. Simp… April 2008
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4

Quantum entanglement April 2010
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“We’re fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance.” ~Japanese Proverb February 2010

Thanks everyone for stopping by! I hope you keep coming around this year…

sketches…

I need more sketches, and drawings in my portfolio, and my brain is all but fried lately.  So I’m leaving it up to all you people out there in the interwebz… tweet me, or post down below an idea you want to see, and I’ll post whatever I come up with here.

some recent drawings…