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designspiration

09/05/11

other

Designspiration provides a diverse selection of high quality, user-submitted images as a means of sharing inspiration.”

(also worth noting is the interesting navigation: arrow keys for navigation, search via simply just starting to type)

designspiration

49 motivational quotes

09/05/11

businessother

another 49 motivational quotes from guerrillafreelancing.com

 

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do. Andrew Carnegie

I just love it when people say I can’t do it, there’s nothing that makes me feel better because all my life, people have said that I wasn’t going to make it. Ted Turner

Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you’re still trying, keep it up! You’re right on track. Matthew Keith Groves

i’m back

07/21/11

other

apologies for the long silence. after 9 busy months in shanghai, I am back in new york. hopefully more time for postings moving forward …

are you working?

02/24/11

other

another quote on inspiration, this time by pablo picasso:

 

“Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.”

  

via swiss-miss

hidden solidworks commands

02/24/11

other

a google docs document full of hidden solidworks commands! and some info on how it came about on the solidworks legion blog.

solidworks-commands

solidworkslessons.info

02/12/11

other

as the name suggests, a site full of solidworks lessons. from a basic introduction to sketching to full downloadable models illustrating the use of advanced surfacing.

solidworkslessons

industrial design history

01/17/11

otherresearch

may need a bit more content, but some areas (like the timeline) look pretty promising: http://www.industrialdesignhistory.com, a website that "celebrates the determination, audacity and ingenuity of the industrial design profession".

industrialdesignhistory

gone fishing

09/11/10

other

well, not really. sorry for the lack of posts over the last weeks. i am in shanghai/china for work, and at first had neither time nor access to my blog from here. the access to the website is back, now i just need some time …

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