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QR Codes: the next greatest thing?

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in Ads, Blog, Brochures, Business Cards, Catalogs, Conference Marketing Materials, Corporate Stationary, Custom Illustration, Fliers, For Slider, General Business, Logos, Presentation Folders, Product Literature | Comments Off on QR Codes: the next greatest thing?

QR Codes: the next greatest thing?

Just about anyone who drives down Route 73 through Keene, NY has a smartphone of some kind. An iPhone, or an Android, or one from the other handful of flavors that permeate the current market. One equipped with a camera. And if there’s even a smidgen of truth to the statistics reported by Clarkson’s Adirondacks Business Center, that means there’s about 1.6 million of them traveling through town yearly. 1.6 million of them, those smartphones, accompanied by potential customers. Give or take, that is. What does this mean for local businesses? Imagine this: techno-savvy...

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How about a web site?

Posted by on May 29, 2011 in Blog, Custom Illustration, For Slider | Comments Off on How about a web site?

How about a web site?

You know you want one, perhaps even need one. One that’s well-designed, truly functional, and tailored to your specific needs, even if they’re fairly simple. Not entirely convinced? Read on. Let’s say you live in an area like I do, in the middle of the mountains along the tourists’ beaten paths*. Better yet, let’s say you’re actually one of those tourists, staying in a lodge, at a campground, or whatever. You brought what you thought was everything you needed for your stay. Food, bug repellent, toilet paper & reading material (not necessarily one in...

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Did you say logos?

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Blog, Custom Illustration, For Slider, Logo Gallery, Logos | Comments Off on Did you say logos?

Did you say logos?

Though I enjoy doing just about anything I do, I really enjoy doing logo work. Not because it earns me a great deal of money mind you, but more because doing such work often affords me the opportunity to shift my skills into maximum-overdrive, creatively speaking. Once I’ve got the basic research done, gears churn, buttons get pressed, and stick figures get drawn out with the sweep of my mouse. As fit & figure comes more and more together, ideas take shape, eventually realizing themselves in the happy faces of those I do such work for (and me, of course). Take the logo for this...

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Home is where the heart is…

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Blog, Personal | Comments Off on Home is where the heart is…

Home is where the heart is…

And my heart is certainly in the mountains. More to come… Images from Around the Place [Show as slideshow]...

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It really works!

Posted by on May 27, 2011 in Blog | Comments Off on It really works!

It really works!

WordPress, that is. I mean, I’m having a blast building this new site! Everything I’ve learned these past 16 years working with code and graphics is now coming into play. It’s so incredibly easy, child’s play if you will, that I’m kicking myself in the butt for not setting up a blog sooner. Stay tuned, there’s a lot more to come…

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