Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Some data viz

I was playing with some data visualization tools so I grabbed some birth rates from the CDC for Tennessee and created a timeline for you. This is for each month in 2007.

More to come. Thanks to Timeline.js and

Monday, January 23, 2017

My trifling ways

Who has two thumbs and can re-wire and electrical outlet hot? Who has two thumbs and can fry a TV somewhere else in the house re-wiring a electrical outlet hot?

I've done it a bunch of times, I know I shouldn't but I learned (improperly) from old electricians to be careful.

I'm a dumbass

Monday, January 09, 2017

Fidget Toy Spinners

B and I have been working on spinners. Basically they are toys for people who like to fidget. You hang on to them and let your hands fidget with them. These are are two latest prototypes.

Organic wood shape

Magnetic Mr. Sparkles

Saturday, December 31, 2016

New pen day

I may have made an impulse purchase of a used pen on the /r/pen_swap subreddit. It writes dryly, but well enough. I wanted a pen with a 1.1mm stub nib and this Monteverde Impressa for $17 will do nicely.

Saturday, December 24, 2016

2-D Etching

I showed Rosie how to etch on Acrylic. We then wiped some ink on the scratches to fill in with a little color.

She wanted to do 2-D from Gorillaz (of course).

Nope #fuckoff #notrock

And this is why I handle all of this on my own with recommended bands from friends. What the hell, can't Google hire 1 musician?

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Oh no

One of the cats knocked off my favorite coffee mug. This was my daily driver. I am totally sad this morning.