Read This Before You Buy a Wacom Intuos5 Tablet

Today, after barely a year’s worth of intermittent use, my Wacom Intuos5 medium sized tablet stopped working. After a series of tests connecting the device to both Mac and Windows …

 
Feedback wanted! PCW T-Shirt Design for 2015

So, I’m thinking about embarking on a new T-shirt campaign for 2015, to be made by Teespring (just like the last two T-shirts). Above is the design. I need your …

 
New Merch in the Store!

New merch in the store! First up, a limited edition 5-pack sticker pack featuring Bob, Pam, Milton and Grampa Weiner – only $7.00 (free shipping anywhere on the planet!) Don’t …

 
Inspiring LEGO Blocumentary Vids

At some point or another, most of us have enjoyed playing with LEGO bricks. There’s something wonderfully relaxing and meditative about building with those brightly colored bricks that still appeals …

 
How to Get Your Online Design Portfolio Noticed

I’m not arguing the merits or demerits of keeping an online portfolio. Suffice to say, having an online portfolio is a must for anyone who works as a visual artist …

 
Turning a Dead Macbook Pro into a Temporary Cable Holder

Last September, you may recall that my stalwart early 2008 model Macbook Pro died from a catastrophic video card failure within two days of purchasing my new 13″ Retina Macbook …