Not a legend but the name was fun. This is just the random stuff I've thought about and want to remember. If you find it useful, hurray! If not, you'll know me better anyway.
Design work for ZaReason
I mostly take care of their cart, but I still get to do a little design work for ZaReason. Here are a few recent projects…More
Back-to-School Business Cards
My kids had a brilliant teacher who used business cards as calling cards at back to school night. In fact, if she needed to send a note home with a child anytime throughout the year, she’d paperclip her card, which had her email address, phone, extension… basically all of the things you would expect on […]More
Fair and Balanced — really!
Political discussions with my family are crazier than professional wrestling matches, minus the chair throwing and spandex. As a self-appointed referee, I can truly appreciate a moderate point of view. That’s why I enjoy reading poligazette.com so much, I decided to donate a little design work.More
CafePress Template & SEO
Today I heard from a happy client who is doing quite well with her CafePress store. A little keyword research and a few template changes have taken her a long way!More
If you know me, you know trendiness isn’t exactly my thing. In fact I avoid trends if I can, because I so hate having to change everything up when what was in goes out. Especially when it comes to my logo. When I went to make myself an invoice template in open office years ago, […]More
Mind your Banners
“Who needs banners, and why is our dear Velda designing them?” Yes, I hear you. I’m anti-ad too. But these are the kind that go at the top of the site to show of its own features.More
Better One, or Two?
A minor tweak to the Hands-On Web Hosting logo made a major difference to the balance of the design. I also converted the logo to a vector format so Hands-On could use it for large scale printing.More
This company provides wedding decorations and may expand to other offerings soon. They needed a logo that would work in vinyl as well as it worked on paper.More
Zareason manufactures some amazing open source / open hardware desktop and laptop systems preloaded with Ubuntu, and also puts together linux servers. I created their logo while I was designing their x-cart site.More
Instant Web Page
So your cards are ready to hand out at that convention next week, but the web site you listed goes nowhere? Why not turn that card into a web page?More
Fantastico Logo Clean-Up
From pixelated rezzed-up nastiness of the dark ages of the web, to clean & crisp. The logo is still almost the same. I just cleaned it up a little and even made a few shiney ‘web 2.0’ styled buttons for them. Have a look.More