Douglas Coupland handed me my degree at the convocation for the Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design (as it was called back then) Class of 2000. He, along with Lynn Johnston and Japanese-Canadian artist Takao Tanabe, were honorary graduates (pretty great, no?). Whenever I feel homesick for my five years spent in Vancouver, I [...]
Entries from February 2010
February 21st, 2010 · Comments Off
February 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Tee hee. Thanks to Adrian for the link.
February 5th, 2010 · Comments Off
I came upon this program by chance a few nights ago. It’s worth a viewing, especially the (scary) part about the US military’s “Army Experience Center” where young people can play military-based video games for free in a state-of-the-art gaming (recruitment) centre. Frontline always has excellent complementary information on their website too.
February 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off
My wife has become a huge Etsy fan over the last few months, and has discovered many unique, smart artists & jewelers who combine intelligence with skill. One such example is I Am Star Stuff: Of course the starstuff idea comes from the famous Carl Sagan statements: that we are composed of the stuff stars [...]