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by Bbarn
April 9th, 2009, 1:47 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Resume Critique
Replies: 11
Views: 1831

I have asked this question to people numerous times and get mixed responses.... Does anyone really need to include Word in any list of software proficiencies? I feel like it would be very difficult to find a student who doesn't know how to use the program or anything similar word processor. I can un...
by Bbarn
March 20th, 2009, 12:21 pm
Forum: software and technology
Topic: Sketchbook pro 2010 released?
Replies: 7
Views: 1646

comes out in April from what i read on their site a few weeks ago
by Bbarn
February 26th, 2009, 12:23 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: When to speand money on yourself dilemmas?
Replies: 24
Views: 2349

maybe she is just mad because she rather that cintiq be in a circular form that fits on a finger?
by Bbarn
February 24th, 2009, 11:31 am
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Material properties that express "don't touch"...?
Replies: 22
Views: 5760

I think thats because we know those things will hurt us. Anything with a glowing/pulsing light in my house...Im gonna be focused on it and touch it.
by Bbarn
February 23rd, 2009, 12:37 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Cheap Clients..Arrgh.
Replies: 22
Views: 3051

pier wrote:no profession can charge fee for initial meeting. Exception would be flying you out to remote location for meeting, company would reimburse travel costs, but no way a time fee.
Can you tell that to my plumber??
by Bbarn
February 20th, 2009, 1:57 pm
Forum: consumer products
Topic: Karim Tools on the front page
Replies: 11
Views: 5101

I think I forgot to add that section into my kitchen when I updated it...
by Bbarn
February 20th, 2009, 1:38 pm
Forum: consumer products
Topic: Karim Tools on the front page
Replies: 11
Views: 5101

Karim Tools on the front page

What are peoples opinion on these? Other than the ceramic blades (which was obviously handed to him and he wrapped a form around them) the tools seems pretty lame. I couldn't see myself ever wanting to use these things. From a ergonomic standpoint, I think they would be tough to use. I picture my ha...
by Bbarn
February 20th, 2009, 1:36 pm
Forum: consumer products
Topic: Karim Tools on the front page
Replies: 0
Views: 959

Karim Tools on the front page

What are peoples opinion on these? Other than the ceramic blades (which was obviously handed to him and he wrapped a form around them) the tools seems pretty lame. I couldn't see myself ever wanting to use these things. From a ergonomic standpoint, I think they would be tough to use. I picture my ha...
by Bbarn
February 18th, 2009, 3:15 pm
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: Material properties that express "don't touch"...?
Replies: 22
Views: 5760

I think in the faucet world, as mentioned above, there shouldn't be areas that a person feels they shouldn't touch...you should be able to touch everything! Maybe a way to look at this is to focus on materials that say "touch me" and focusing on that can then take the users focus away from areas tha...
by Bbarn
February 16th, 2009, 3:22 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Mice that didn't make it
Replies: 11
Views: 1058

NURB wrote:Hand ventilation would be sweet! Just think of the hand blower at the end of a bowling alley...

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If you will it Dude, there is no dream...
by Bbarn
February 12th, 2009, 8:29 am
Forum: design employment
Topic: PORTFOLIO TO LARGE TO SEND
Replies: 21
Views: 4330

Illustrator sucks for saving these, try this in Photoshop, both suck, actually. Print to a .ps postscript file, and use Adobe Acrobat Distiller for the best conversion and downsampling. Presto! R if you still have the line problem...try exporting/saving as a eps file and then going to distiller...
by Bbarn
February 3rd, 2009, 2:36 pm
Forum: materials and processes
Topic: website with list of resources
Replies: 1
Views: 768

i happen to be spending the day researching for materials today!

Thanks
by Bbarn
January 30th, 2009, 10:15 am
Forum: projects
Topic: portable video entertainment system
Replies: 11
Views: 5277

I stumbled across this image on the internet and made me think of this project. I think they successfully incorporated the lens in the organic form...
by Bbarn
January 20th, 2009, 8:08 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: UUUUUUHHhh...What about a Bird Proof Plane Engine!/ discuss
Replies: 85
Views: 8099

I think Zippy got into the sauce early this afternoon. nope, a pragmatic WORKABLE solution for the problem set...very undesignerish i know..workable and all. ' They actually have been doing this for quite some time at Logan Airport in Boston...well without the beer and vodka drinking of course. The...