01.tops: I used a chunk of my annual bonus to buy a MacBook Air! 02.thing that I bought that I love: The most beautiful artifact in my vast collection of typography books: Judith Schalansky’s Fraktur Mon Amour. Check out a video flip-through to get a sense. 03.get: Herman Miller offers some fantastically designed desktop wallpapers; I… Read more »
Posts Categorized: top of the week
01.tops This man is one of the seminal figures of punk rock. And of heavy metal. Cristo and I caught HR from Bad Brains at a tiny club in Somerville on Saturday night, playing to a crowd of about two dozen people. WHAT YEAR IS THIS?!! So, that happened. In real life. We both shook… Read more »
01.made: I baked and assembled a pavlova; recipe will be up soon! 02.get: my new signature cocktail, created especially for me by Jon at Russell House Tavern. 03.saw: My nephew! Last weekend my boyfriend’s amazing parents played host to an invasion of Bowers: my parents came down to Massachusetts for a few days, and my… Read more »
I’m an AUNT! This is William Wesley. He was born at 1:35 a.m. on July 11, weighed 7 lb., 0.8 oz., and came home from the hospital on Saturday. I can’t wait to meet my first nephew.
01.made I just posted this logo on my portfolio page: Pilar Alessandra is an incredibly gifted and well-established scriptwriting instructor out of Los Angeles, with a top-10 podcast. She approached me to design an identity for her sequence of summer classes, Camp On The Page. This was a vector art piece I created in Adobe… Read more »
Not much of a totw post this week; I celebrated my best friend’s birthday last night, helped hang my boyfriend’s art show yesterday morning (he has every wall of the Middle East restaurant, for the whole month of July!), and I expect to become an aunt sometime in next few weeks. So, just take a… Read more »