Thursday, November 29, 2007

hello my name is michael - I like to do drawwwwings.


Illustrations, illustrations, illustrations. You've all seen them - Daily Candy is not new to any of us - if you like sales and shopping. And Nordstroms illustrations assigned to designer lines and their holiday campaigns are a reliable reality. I'm just really 'drawn' to them lately - I dig the soft edges against the harsh computer layouts or photographs.

It all reminds me of my days of Barbie coloring books - the cool ones from the 70's that is...

Sunday, November 11, 2007

visually pleasing....


anthropologie.com

blog.freepeople.com

summer long gone....


It's that time of year again here in Seattle - where the days are filled with gray and the plants no longer need my help. The sky keeps them moist - and my mind dreams of the sun.

Ways to boycott the gloom:
1. buy colorful rain gear
2. plan a vacation to a sunny surf spot
3. dream about my vacation
4. get sidetracked with holiday music
5. invest in self tanner