Tag Archive: inspiration

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…


Under Exposed: Daniel Watts

Dan Watts is a husband of 41 years, dad of two great kids and a silly poodle.  He is a transplant from the Niagara Region to Windsor over four decades ago. After completing his Visual Arts Degree at the University of Windsor he had to make a choice.  As Dan puts it, he was down to…


Retro Specs

Trends are a mixed bag. For some, they are something exciting to look forward to every year. For others, adopting them would be too mainstream. What people don’t realize, though, is that the effect of a trend goes deeper than they may think and at its core a trend may simply be history repeating or…


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…


Conquering (The Dreaded) Creative Block

Creative block. We fear it and yet it happens to us. It’s hair-wrenching, nail-biting, sigh-inducing, and it looks a lot like crumpled up papers and a ton of sketches strewn across the desk. Good news is, with a few tricks, you can beat it.   1) Start fresh. The first problem you will probably run…