Ponderings on Design, Art, & Life

Periodic Table of Typefaces

This is one of my favorite desktop wallpapers. And, yes, I do think I need one of these posters hanging above my desk.  Or maybe the vinyl version. Oh wait, my "work table" is my desk. But usually I just end up working at the kitchen table, so I'll need to find the...

Inspiration Friday: Anna Hepler

I’m not sure how I arrived there but I came across these images on flickr and wanted to share. I love them! They look so sparse and otherworldly and somehow friendly in an odd almost messy-robotic way.  I looked her up and she has some cool installation art too…...

Inspiration Friday: MCQ: Mike McQuade

Inspired by MCQ: Mike McQuade. I love his combination of clean and open space mingled with grit. Dig it mucho. Beam Spread Italia Illustrations Juxtavision Guts All work above copyright Mike McQuade. Check out his awesome site!  

Design Inspiration

I saw this fish while we were in the pediatrician’s office yesterday and I loved the color scheme and texture. I think I’ll try to use it for a design project. Photo © khergeorlin_georlin 

Wall Art

Dave and I are going to work on a vinyl wall design for my sister's (and brother-in-law's) baby-to-be so I’ve been looking for inspiration (also getting inspired for designs for our own walls).  

Font Love

Maybe I should turn this into my Friday feature. But for now, it’s Wednesday, and here’s a new font to drool over. This seems like such a perfect, casual, handwriting font. Suomi Hand Script OT at the Font Shop