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I was just reminiscing today about the good old Linga Hippo and all the foolishness and fun of the golden era of hippo blogging. Facebook is a sad pale shadow of the glori0us repartee and camaraderie that we had back then. Well, the hippo still sits proudly on our mantle over the fireplace. Maybe once […]

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Red Zebra Project continues to be such a fantastic experience. In March I was able to travel to Mozambique for the first time with books and actually hand them out to kids! The response was far greater than I could have hoped for at every level. Small children loved the books. And even the biggest […]

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In late-October I thought I would give a try at getting some freelance design jobs on Elance. At that point I had been a client on Elance for almost a year and had been extremely happy with the system. I think my plan at the time was to see how easy it is to make […]

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It’s easier to just post these on Pinterest. So here you go: 30 Days 30 Logos

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The Library of Congress logo. I was running out of time so I cheated on this one in every way possible. It’s an interesting design based on a single curve. Very cool.

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This is a fun one that required getting the hang of the Pen tool in Illustrator.

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This is a simple one based on the logo of a local electrical company. The trick on this one was locating the correct font. It appears to be Univers 75 Black Oblique. You could substitute a Helvetica or Arial but you’re not going to have the correct shape of the “R.”

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November always gets me inspired to do a month-long project since it is National Novel Writing Month. Since I’m wrestling with Adobe Illustrator at the moment I thought I would try to recreate a different logo every day. November also happens to be the month we’re moving out of our house and flying to Africa […]

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  I have used Elance as a client for more than a year. It is a really amazing online system that helps you find freelance talent, hire them and then manage the job through to the finish. My experiences as a client have been really positive. The Elance system has a lot of built-in stuff […]

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The polar bear is in grave danger of extinction through loss of natural habitat. As the polar cap melts through global warming, polar bears have been left without enough ice to maintain their lifestyle. The APBRM is leading the way in innovative apical relocation by capturing polar bears and relocating them to Antarctica where there […]

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Millions of children in Africa die every day because of unclean hands. This tragedy can be avoided through a simple squirt of hand sanitizer. Hand Sanitizer For African Outhouses is an innovative outreach that distributes and installs hand sanitizer units on the sides of African outhouses. In the last twelve years we’ve installed over 100,000 […]