Author Archives: ButterBoo

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Blended Agrarian Heritages

I designed this 82″x41″ sarong for a competition being run by the Indonesian Embassy. Their contest was intended to inspire American designers to blend American cultural elements into the Indonesian tradition of hand made batiks.

You are my sunshine…

As we dig out from ‘Horrible Storm Sandy’ here in New Jersey, I thought I would distract myself from the madness and post some photos of my most recent screen printing project. While it had absolutely nothing to do with my initial choice of topic, the recent storm lends an unanticipated irony to the  ‘Sunshine […]

It’s all in the inspiration or is it the technique or the final application?!?

I’m reminded this term that design offers a myriad of different ways of communicating an idea. Whether it’s the technique used, the subject chosen or the final application, to some extent for me it all gets mashed together in creating what in some cases ‘works’ and in others doesn’t. I often puzzle on why… This […]

My crazy design student life

I thought I’d get back to writing my blog. Two years ago I just stopped – despite having promised myself I wouldn’t be one of those people who starts a blog but doesn’t follow through with it… Since then a lot has changed. Most for the good. Rather than cover the depth of changes in […]

The ‘Silent Career’

We’ve been working on this thought – it’s incomplete at best – but it’s the beginning of something. The funny thing is, it’s not even an original idea – it’s just one that needs a name. Recently we’ve become increasingly aware of how many people we see commercially embracing their avocations.  We have come across people who […]

Do you have a blog?

Someone asked me the other day “do you have a blog” and I hesitated before answering… Since we have not posted anything here at ButterBoo’s Blog since June, I was torn – should I ‘fess up and run the risk of having that person come see the lag in submissions and conclude we are not dedicated? I  chose to direct them here […]