I recently read Austin Kleon’s wonderful book “Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered” — which has inspired me to let this unpolished draft website go live. I’ve been planning to redesign my website for years, but I’ve let client projects and other work come first. There were some tangly…

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Last week, I created a child theme to prepare the WordPress backend for my style changes. It’s important to create a custom child theme so that if Genesis gets updated in the future, you don’t lose all of your custom code. Today, I created the first draft of a custom header, styled the navigation, adjusted…

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What’s a fav icon? In your browser bar, there’s a little image next to the URL:   This image will also appear in browser tabs and in the bookmarks folder. Customizing it is a nice touch and helps readers find your site easily. The Genesis theme by StudioPress uses a black box with a G…

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Katie Olson and Scared Panda, commissioned me to create a t-shirt titled “Chaotic Peace.” Here’s how Katie described her inspiration for the shirt: Sometimes the craziness of the city can be overwhelming. How do you stay peaceful when everything around you seems to be moving at warp speed? One of my biggest challenges is quieting…

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