Monthly Archives: August 2012

Whiteboard on painted white acrylic

My friend lives in a nearby town and kept coming up with snappy sayings about it.  So I made some whiteboards out of painted white acrylic.  Now the comments can flow free and can be forgotten as fast as they … Continue reading

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Laser cut photography light box

With the help of the “Maker” tabbed box maker extension for Inkscape, I created a laser cut photography light box out of melamine finished MDF. I had the top/bottom and left/right pieces cut from P3 (31.1″ x 15.1″) sized material.  … Continue reading

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New business card styles, just in time for … ah … August.

New business card styles!  Four new styles, three with QR codes and one without. Almost but not quite a success.  Two of the styles with overlapping name aren’t as good as I would have hoped.  The name is barely readable … Continue reading

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“History of Mourning” by Richard Davey

For your approval, title page and typographical elements from “History of Mourning” by Richard Davey.  This is part one.  I’ll have subsequent posts from this book. Even though it doesn’t look it, the letter elements look great rendered in clear … Continue reading

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Updated business card with cut out QR Code

I’ve recently found a program called QR Stenciler.  Give it a picture QR code and it will create a stencil design from it.  I’ve updated my QR code design and added it to my usual business cards.  Here they are … Continue reading

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Updated “La Calavera Catrina” design

Here is the updated “La Calavera Catrina” design.  I updated the text to include José Guadalupe Posada’s complete name and added the correct copyright symbol.  Added a vector engraving around one style to see if that improved the design. The … Continue reading

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Updated Skull and Crossbones

Updated the Skull and Crossbones illustration from the “Trionfo e Danza della Morte”. The differences between the updated scan ver1 (left) and ver2 (right) are subtle. You can see an additional shadow between the eyebrows and on the bones that … Continue reading

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