Saw this and thought of you,

The West Midlands car modding fraternity has a lot to learn from their peers over in japan; where class and subtlety is no longer an issue, the japanese seem to win. classy?

Dear Rob,

This is just a short note to let you know I am rather busy at the moment, and although I would like to spend more time amusing you, for now you will have to make do with something amusing I made for you(although I know you already have it.) tata!

stepping aside

Dear no, too self We’ve been expecting too much of each other of late, I think we need to take a break. No, wait, don’t get upset. It’s not about you, it’s me, it’s my fault. I’ve promised you so much and let you down so often. You deserve better. I think we need to …

For Pat

We’d journey, seemingly forever, from the town to the country. Darkness would fall, the headlights of the car only just winning the battle against the rural pitch black. Sleep. Breakfast in a farmhouse kitchen. Tea towels draped over the handles of the range. Spot, the farmhouse dog whose name is all that’s necessary to describe …

as early as you please

An article I was reading about the current exhibition at the V&A in London reminded me of a book I have by John Ruskin, which, in turn, reminded me of some photos I took during a trip to Tuscany. Returning to the 101 year old book and the 3 year old digital photos, it seemed …

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On the arrogance of architects (from the comments on an article entitled ‘Why architects give me the willies’): I’m a graphic designer at an architecture firm, and am currently setting up a new business-card template to send to the printer. The templates had been designed to accommodate long, hyphenated last names as well as multiple …