Author Archive: Jessica Jagmin

A Flood of Support

You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone. I promise this story has a happy ending. But you’ll need a bit of a backstory and personal perspective first. August 28th and 29th, 2017 are days Windsorites will always remember. Our city was hit with a storm the likes of which we typically don’t see,…


Gorillaz (R)evolution

Since the dawn of the 2000s, a group of musicians have been redefining the music scene. They’ve been hybridizing, synthesizing, and downright mesmerizing. And they’re not even real. Well, not quite. In animated form there’s 2-D (lead vocals, keyboards), Murdoc Niccals (bass guitar), Noodle (guitar, keyboards) and Russel Hobbs (drums and percussion). In reality, this English…


Unplugged

It’s August in Northern Ontario. Baby rock bass are schooling between my feet. The water is cold, the sun is enjoyably hot without a trace of humidity and the sky is blue with marshmallow clouds. Our tethered pontoon boat creaks against the floating dock as the cool wind calls it out into the rippling lake….


A Child at Heart

Introducing: Jess Jagmin, Graphic/Social Media Specialist with a PhD in Minecrafting WAKE UP AND BE AWESOME. That’s what my pink nightgown says in large, fun block letters. Maybe it’s my attraction to typography or my desire to have a great day from the moment I open my eyes, but I never outgrew cool pyjamas. I…


World Health Day: Being a Healthy Designer

Ah, the famous neck cramp. Long hours at a desk can produce amazing work and leave you feeling like you’ve just left the gym, in all the worst ways. Designers are notorious for craning their necks, sitting in yoga poses in their chairs, and drinking too much coffee to ensure a productive day. But at…