I recently finished working on a new typeface called Android Insomnia. The Android Insomnia typeface originated with an earlier, round sans serif typeface that I called Round One. The forms of the Round One letters were readable, but not interesting. So I decided to experiment and came up with a typeface that looked more like […]
The Long Download is an edited mashup of prose and poetry from various sources. Many of the sources are my own writing, but also include public domain or Creative Commons 0 texts such as detective stories, mythology, and computer programming and encryption software manuals. I used Charlie Stross’ Lovebible PERL script which involves using a […]
I recently designed a logo for a concept called Maniac Chemist: The border is supposed to reference the entry of an element on the periodic table. Maniac Chemist is an anagram of my username Mechanismatic.
I was listening to my favorite Billy Idol song, Rebel Yell, in my car yesterday and upon hearing the phrase “in the midnight hour…” for the nth time, I switched it mentally to “midnight owl.” I thought that Midnight Owl would be a good name for a cafe or diner, the kind that Edward Hopper […]