Android Insomnia Typeface

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

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 […]

Maniac Chemist Logo

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.

Midnight Owl Cafe Logo

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 […]

Let There Be Interactivity

I’ve been working on adding more interactive elements to my film noir multimedia web comic, Murder is Suicide. The first of these elements is a lamp switch button sitting on top of the Chapter 1 title page graphic. Previously the graphic was static, but with the addition of this element and some javascript in the […]