Archive | Creativity
10
Dec

Top 10 music picks for the week of 11/05

Top 10 music picks for the week of 10/05

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21
Nov

Standards?

                  I’m doing some research on the topic of “Standards” and want to hear what that generally means to people. Do you feel you have them personally, professionally, high or low and how does having them make you stack up among others with little to no perceived […]

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16
Sep

Building a Cajón Drum

I recently added a new member to my drum family, a A Cajón (Spanish pronunciation: [kaˈxon] (Ka-hon), a drum with origins from Peru which started as crew members banging on empty boxes of tea on there journey home. The sounds this drum creates are comparable to that of a full-size drum kit -snare, bass, and tom toms. […]

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13
Aug

AIGA Seattle event

Last week I attended my first AIGA Seattle event Pour Back hosted at the amazing Turn Style  Studio near Ballard. For my first event in the new city I was impressed. It was a good turn out of people from all walks of disciplines; designers, programmers, writers, gamers and to my surprise professional full-sized Jenga players which inspired […]

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13
Aug

Top music picks of Aug 15th…

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05
Aug

Interactive Android Tablet presentation (work in progress)

  Developed using Adobe InDesign CC 2014 and viewed on a Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro and recorded using my smartphone. In this example, I recreated the presentation I developed for the firm I am working for using my portfolio as content until I get clearance from the companies marketing team. This version is slightly dumbed […]

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16
Jul

Alt-J – Full Performance

I recently came across these guys and have been diggin their funky, unique sound. Alt-J live in Seattle at KEXP

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28
Mar

The Wolf of…

Last night I watched the “Wolf of Wall Street” and was captivated by the intensity of Jordan Bellford (the part that Leonardo plays).  Aside from his crazy, off-the-wall lifestyle, I found a bit of inspiration from the real character. A young twenty something kid making some big waves, not taking no for an answer and […]

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27
Mar

What creativity means to me (the long version). Interviewed by Rashell Martin

Interviewed by Rashell Martin   There is a feeling of being connected that fills me when I’m inspired, a feeling of becoming one with the subject matter in some way that is unexplainable to me but I just feel it and let it bring me to where ever it wants me to go. Do you remember […]

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05
Mar

Bye bye Stump-town and hello Seattle

It’s been a wild and crazy past few months but things are finally piecing back together to a manageable level. I started a new gig last week as a designer with an amazing company in the Seattle area. BDA Inc. This gig is the one I’ve been seeking for the past 4 years. Inspiring, innovative, […]

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