behind the scenes

Graphic Design mockups

It has been really interesting for me to see how much the trend of print mockups has been on the internet as a way to

Spread number reminders

I am working on a project at the moment where there are a few spreads with names and then a bunch that are referred to

Losing the em-dash

The “- -” has not only taken over the Internet. I’ve seen it in printed brochures and *gasp* a printed book. The “- -” symbol actually does mean something. It is a “decrement operator”.

Convert shapes

InDesign has a quick and easy way to convert any shape, with all of its settings, into any other shape.

Relinking in InDesign

Something that has caused me to grunt in frustration for years is going to relink files in InDesign and it decides I want to find

Removing Pen Input Pop-Up

When using a Wacom tablet in my Windows machine, Windows decided to add a few annoying and not wanted features. A hovering pop-up to hand-write