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Night Effects

I smile when others “discover” garden lighting, especially subtle methods that don’t detract from night skies.

My first job after college was being a design grunt at a firm in San Diego’s Mission Valley, in pre-AutoCAD 1989. 334 more words


Designing for humans

I’ve just finished a course in human centred design which was really interesting. If you’ve never heard of this before, it involves designing solutions to problems in an entirely new way, or at least that’s how it’s promoted. 898 more words



So this round’s theme was “Sci-Fi” without being attached to a particular movie, or type of Sci-fi. We could go wild. I’m kind of glad of that because there is relatively little CC for The Sims 4. 327 more words

Sims 4

Taking aim at a new quilt...

A couple of weeks ago in my newsletter I mentioned that I’m working on a new quilt, based on an antique bullseye design. The good news is that a pattern should be available in about a year. 26 more words

Quilt Related

Live at last!

It’s LIVE!  I’m so excited to announce my Kickstarter campaign has begun, running through to 31 May 2017.  Click here for the link or you can access it through my website… 43 more words


Friday Design: Colors, Fun, and Tips

Happy Friday, dear readers! I can hardly believe we are coming to the end of another month. Was it a good month for you? Did you get a chance to do complete some projects, design something fun, and read some good books? 491 more words

Just For Fun