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Projection Visuals: Handfasting Ritual

I often find myself entranced by small moments shared with subtle elements of nature. Like when you suddenly notice the shape of a flower’s leaves or the light rustle of wind through a tree’s branches. […]

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The thing about enterprise software…

I’ve been having a visceral reaction to badly designed applications lately. And I’ve come to a conclusion on what is causing this reaction that I’d like to share:

Enterprise applications (and the like) need to meet the […]

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Creative Exercise: Designing Multi-sensory Experiences

When I experience things I often create mental collages or vignettes  (multi-sensory mood boards?) of my reactions. I do this with visual art, music, scents, movies, food – anything that can be experienced. It happens […]

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Fermentation Workshop @ Homestead Apothecary

I’ve been getting increasingly adventurous with the bounty from our weekly CSA box – it’s been a low-effort way to get in sync with the seasons and environment which I feel is contributing to a favorable […]

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Temescal Delight

I love the long summer days in the Bay Area. The extra daylight makes it easy to enjoy the weather and scenery on afternoon walks around Temescal. The scents are amazing and I’m developing an appreciation […]

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The Fog Rolls Into Oakland

When I think of fog I always remember one specific moment in my childhood. I had just been dropped off at school early, an hour to 45mins before all the other kids got there. And […]

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West Coast Craft 2014

“West Coast Craft is a craft and design show featuring carefully selected designers, artists, and craftspeople inspired by the mood and aesthetics of the West Coast lifestyle. Cool but sunny, laid back yet innovative, they represent […]

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Downtown San Francisco

I found myself in downtown San Francisco for a Vincent Laforet cinematography workshop. The venue was near Powell and Sutter in Union Square and one of the first hotels I stayed at when I started […]

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The Bold Italic Love / Make Wedding Expo

My good friend Tatyana is planning a wedding this summer so I took a trip with her into the city last weekend to check out Make / Love – a wedding expo presented by The Bold Italic.

It was […]

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