Category: Conscious Thoughts

Sustain THIS

In this month’s Communication Arts, Carolyn McCarron Sienicki writes about the growing business trend of creating sustainablity, and how designers are facing the challenge. Most designers, notes Sienicki, think “sustainability” just means using environmentally-friendly products. But the meaning of the…

Output Business Card

I was taken over to Staples the other day to be shown some of the services they provide, services ranging from business cards to letterheads to fliers, the sorta thing a design firm is typically hired to do. I flipped…

Video Game Pollution

Greenpeace on Video Games? PS3’s, Microsoft X-Box 360’s, and Nintendo Wii’s , although abused by some, are the source of harmless entertainment for millions of people worldwide. Greenpeace, however, argues otherwise. On their website, Greenpeace posted and article that exposes…

On Copyrights

There he is – the young art student – in the corner, sporting a slouch, worn blue jeans and a faded ironic t-shirt, standing in front of the canvases he submitted for this month’s class show; large, blue, sci-fi landscapes,…

Alarmist buzz for the bees

As a societal phenomenon, the western/wealthy countries advocate their environmental consciousness and take pride from spending ecologically. In spite of their efforts to reduce their footprint, to recycle in order to sustain the biomass, they feel powerless in contemplating the…