Category Archives: General

Chicago, Minneapolis, Greeting Cards, and More

I’ve been traveling, returned to work full-time, and started designing greeting cards. It’s been a super bittersweet summer.

Hello, Chicago

While I sat in the waiting room before a follow up on my aching limbs, I purchased a membership to the Art Institute of Chicago. That weekend I made an overdue trip to the museum and I was just overwhelmed with the art there.

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Down And Out, But Optimistic

My friends and family are sick of the constant updates on my social media feeds. The truth is I’m in a bit of pain and bored. Anyway, I realized I hadn’t updated the business page in a while, so here’s what’s going down.

Back in May I got the wheels rolling on a home equity loan with the hopes of consolidating some higher interest loans, making some small business investments, and maybe, sort of, buying a motorcycle.

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And I’m Back (Sort Of, Kind Of)

Hey kids. It’s been a while. I suppose you are wondering what’s been going on. Here’s what’s been going on.

Attack On NeatKeen.com

Sometime around February or March of this year I began to have some problems with the website. In addition to years of WordPress upgrades compounding on one another, I was notified by my host that my site was under a cyberattack. Long story short: I lost everything and I’m on a new host now.

What Was Lost

Although I had different versions of backups, so far I’ve been unable to rescue any of my previous posts. All the images are still on my computer. However, the text of all posts may be gone for good. Most of it is more of a lost to me, than to you. Sometimes I would refer back to my old posts if I wanted to remember a technical detail that I needed to repeat or resource that I used to order materials from. Going forward I think I will save my posts in a simple text document on my computer in addition to regular WordPress backups.

Exposure unit fluorescent lights
Did you need the instructions on how to wire fluorescent ballasts in order to make your own exposure unit for screen printing? Because those are gone. Maybe I’ll bring back the instructions in a video.
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