Posts in "Design"

Invoke the Muse

When in doubt, invoke the muse. Need some inner strength? Inspiration? Guidance? Invoke the muse.   What’s a muse?   Technically, we’d have to go back to Greek/Roman mythology where there were nine goddesses, known as muses, who represented the arts and sciences. We can thank Zeus and Mnemosyne for birthing or conjuring those beauties. […]

Nobody Lives the Way You Think They Do

“Few things are more fascinating than the opportunity to see how other people live during their private hours.” – Diana Vreeland   Well, ain’t that the truth?! How many times have you walked by a house and wondered, “What’s it like inside?” And by “what’s it like” you mean– not only what does it look […]

Why I got yelled at this past weekend

I totally got yelled at this weekend.  But, before I get into that – Did you take me up on the challenge last week? Did you put anything up for sale on Ebay, Craigslist, or hold a tag sale? How much did you make? I listed those old project parts on Ebay. It took about 2 hours […]

Perfection & Creation

But do you liiiiiiiike et?????!!!!!!! This one question would illicit rolling laughter. But only when the person who asked it would exit the room and be long out of ear shot. Mean? Well, not exactly nice. During college, I worked as a fabrication specialist at an electro-mechanical engineering firm. We figured out how to take […]