Sep 25 2012

Some links to resources discussed in my presentation for Refresh Chicago, a community of designers and developers working to refresh the creative, technical, and professional culture of New Media endeavors in their areas.

Jul 30 2012

For the past few years, I’ve been getting to know liquors by setting aside an entire season to explore them. First there was the winter of whiskey, followed by the summer of tequila. This year, it’s been gin. And, while I’ve been enjoying the standard gin and tonic, I’ve taken the opportunity to have some fun […]

Jul 23 2012

If you’ve been to Chicago, you know that the city has some great museums. And, if you live here, you know that, from time to time, these museums offer free admission. Here’s an iCal-friendly version of that schedule.

Jul 5 2012

A mesmerizing demo of an oscillating fan built with CSS transforms and keyframes. Also, this is my introduction to CodePen, a community of front-end developers sharing what they know.

Jun 15 2012

A clever and fun plugin that lets you draw a custom scroll path for your webpage.

Jun 13 2012

One of my favorite bits of design/development advice comes from the film Six Degrees of Separation. Sometimes, good art is just knowing when to stop.

Jun 7 2012

Just add a bit of JavaScript to your web page, then add “fixie” classes to elements that you’d like populated with Lorem Ipsum text. Looks like a real time-saver for prototyping.

May 22 2012

Create 3D book covers using CSS transforms, with pretty nice results.

May 21 2012

This site has been redesigned. You’ll notice that projects take center stage to posts. And, a new “Tips & Tricks” section has been added so that I can share items of interest. I hope to post a long form blog post or two.

May 21 2012

A nice, comprehensive gallery of data visualization tools.