Hey Chris, Is Your Lynda.com Course Still Up To Date?

I get this one a lot! The course in question is WordPress 3: Creating and Editing Custom Themes. The course was published in November 2010. WordPress was version 3.0. As I write this in January 2016, it’s 4.4.1. Only one major version it may look like, but that’s actually quite a few major WordPress releases. […]

I was gonna tweet this but

So Making a Murderer is season 3 of Fargo? — Garbage Pale Kid (@_smendahs_) January 9, 2016 Making A Murderer: did Fargo Season 3 release early? #youbetcha — Adam Lunceford (@adamlunceford) January 8, 2016 I feel like Making a Murderer is a season of Fargo. #wtf — Manda (@manda615) January 7, 2016 Thought I was […]

Chris’ Law of Places

Any place with hot showers, good internet, privacy, and safety are interchangeably wonderful.

Spec Work and Contests

The two always seems awkwardly close. Spec Work: Please design this menu for us. If we like it, we’ll pay you for it. And maybe more work if you’re lucky! Contest: If you’d like, you may submit to our menu design content. The winner gets a prize! Largely I think contests are fine and spec […]

Bay View Printing Company

I took a class at Bay View Printing Company with my mom the other day. How could I not? It’s a beautiful little print shop right in my neighborhood. I’m a designer with plenty of print experience, but almost none in letterpress, so it was a great opportunity to see the place and learn through […]