As connectivity becomes less of a barrier, there’s still the hurdle of making problem-solving scalable; how can a few people in just a few hours actually effect change?
Written by Francie King The journey of Orox Leather Co. began with its inception as a company dedicated to sporting goods in Oaxaca, Mexico. Jose Martinez’s great grandfather was a baseball fanatic who made athletic gear. When he was a boy, Jose admired a pair of tennis shoes that were […]
Written by Francie King The aroma of hickory and sawdust hangs in the air as Rogue Ales and Spirits Head Cooper Nate Linquist builds the wooden barrels that will hold some of Oregon’s most renowned beer. His business card reads “Barrel Troll” but he is more than that – Linquist […]
Words to remember so you can start enjoying the benefits of mindfulness and maybe even find some enlightenment along the way.
Written by Francie King On the first floor of Hotel Lucia in Portland, Oregon, the lunch crowd pours into the Imperial restaurant while renowned Chef Vitaly Paley prepares his famous fried chicken. Drizzled with honey sourced from a short elevator ride away, this meal is a testament to the city […]
We asked London-based, professional illustrator Miss Led for tips on making Dad a card he’ll appreciate. Her tutorial below is great for pros and for those who are starting out with DiY cards. No matter how funny or clever a celebration card is, it will never come close to saying, ‘I love […]
Written by Francie King “Caldera is the simple notion that when you show someone the power of their own creativity, it suddenly feels like anything is possible.” A non-profit organization dedicated to supporting underserved youth by getting them outside and into the arts, Caldera was founded in 1996 by Dan […]
Most people are familiar with Benjamin Franklin’s quote, “Don’t Put off Till Tomorrow What You Can Do Today” whether from a motivational poster at the dentist’s or a meme posted to Pinterest. The philosophy epitomizes the storied American work ethic of TCB (taking care of business). However, fast forward a […]
This post is written by Rick Peterson, Senior Director of Marketing Strategy for Bamboo. Rick drives the marketing efforts globally for Bamboo with a lean and mean team. We asked him how he manages to stay positive, productive and professional. He told us that he would give us the answers […]
This post was originally published by our friends at Autodesk SketchBook. We asked professional editorial cartoonist, illustrator and digital painter, Patrick LaMontagne for his tips on getting more out of your iPad. He grabbed a Bamboo Fineline 2 and Autodesk Sketchbook and jumped right in. Check out his post below. Use the […]