Good blog entry on designing within limits

Sean Hodge has a nice article on working within limits for designers. Creatives sometimes have trouble narrowing down all the great ideas they have, which can be stifling, oddly enough. With too much freedom, it becomes difficult to choose quickly or effectively. Imposing some restrictions, like following a design methodology, can really speed up the…

Book Cutting as Art…

Book cutting? Yep. I’ve seen similar stuff done with paper sheets or even some stacks, and this seems like a logical step. I imagine this takes a lot of patience, and a little perversity to cut into a book (which I very nearly revere). Some of the works relate to the title directly, but others…

DIY Home Photography Studio

I’ve started a series on building a do-it-yourself (DIY) some photography studio. The first article considers the concepts and introduces some of the terms I’ll be using through the anticipated 5-part series. There are several sites out there that tell you how to build this or that, and many of them have great information. What…