Connect to Design to Connect Conference

Connect to Design to Connect Conference

I haven’t been to a design conference for too many years. The AIGA annual was not convenient in regards to work and a planned vacation this month, but I wanted to go to something! Luckily, my alma mater, Herron School of Art and Design, is hosting a little one...
Inktober is Coming!

Inktober is Coming!

Inktober is almost here! I haven’t participated in past years because I was too busy or wasn’t particularly thrilled about the prompts. I like Halloween, but I want a little more freedom beyond super holiday specific words. This year’s set sounded...
Pressing On: The Letterpress Movie

Pressing On: The Letterpress Movie

Last night William and I went to see Pressing On: The Letterpress Film at University of Indianapolis. It was in the Ruth Lilly Auditorium in the Christel DaHaan Arts Center which is quite pretty. I had not been in the auditorium before and it was in a contemporary...
Making a Twitter Bot with Tracery & JSON

Making a Twitter Bot with Tracery & JSON

Making a Twitter bot has been on my coding bucket list for a long time. I always figured it was overly complex and would take forever, but last night I checked out what steps it actually took. I was pleasantly surprised to find several options promising to get a bot...
March Refresh With Ruby

March Refresh With Ruby

Ay ay ay, I thought 2016 was rough. I was wrong. January and especially February were harsh. My grandfather caught the flu and very slowly passed over a couple weeks without food or water. I was driving back and forth between my husband and work Indianapolis and my...