Ole’ Faithful – The Pentel P205

While almost all of what I post about here involves techy matters like Linux or more creative subjects like graphics and photography, I am by profession a structural engineer. And like many engineers (structural and otherwise) I value my mechanical pencils. I’ve tried all kinds both expensive and cheap, but I always keep coming back …

Too much free time…

My internet connectivity has been down for a little over a week now (crossing fingers that it gets fixed sometime today). As a result, I’ve had a little more “free” time on my hands lately. I’ve been thinking about drawing a comic for quite some time, but never seemed to find the time until now. …

More Inkscapey New-ness

Jon Phillips has an excellent Inkscape 0.46 related post on his blog. It outlines some of the new and neat features of Inkscape 0.46, complete with screenshots. If you were wondering what kinds of new things are available, then make sure you check it out. The path tweaking effects in the first screenshot in his …

Dumbscribble 01

I thought I’d scratch something out. It’s kind of ‘inside baseball’ – or “inside linux podcasting” so to speak, but what the hell. For J.C Hutchins – 7th Son fans, it’s not Kilroy 3.0 who is ‘everywhere’. It’s Verbal (from Chicago) who’s really everywhere… ;)