Tag Archives: Mark Bult Design

Small picture in Alaska Airlines magazine

One of my pictures is featured in this month’s Alaska Airlines Magazine alongside a blurb about Save the Redwood League’s Plant a Redwood Seedling program. It was part of the magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide, in the section about cause-related gifts. It’s just a tiny picture, but it’s one of my favorites, so I’m glad they […]

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The history of enews.org

History and Name I registered enews.org, my first domain, in 1997. It was not long after the dawn of the web, and domains were expensive. Back then it cost $100 to register a single domain for a two-year period, whereas it’s about $10 per year these days. I tried to get the .com and .net […]

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Recent project: Poster for Tuolumne River Trust

Peter Drekmeier, Bay Area Program Director of Tuolumne River Trust, sent me the beautiful photo above and asked me a few months ago to design a poster. Peter, who is also Mayor of Palo Alto, is a longtime friend, and I’ve done many design projects for him over the past 15 years. I did two […]

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What I’ve been doing (May 2009)

Previous:list #1list #2list #3list #4list #5list #6list #7 List #8, started May 1: Had Jason and Phu over for dinner. After, we all went to Cafe Gratitude for dessert. Did more laundry. Updated a couple of my posts: Job boards for designers and web developers Designing and maintaining email newsletters and marketing campaigns Scanned three […]

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Project: New Ozark Handspun site design

Here’s a peek at one of the design directions I’m considering for the new version of OzarkHandspun.com. Click the image for a larger version.

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Mayor Peter Drekmeier

I’m a bit late reporting this, so I assume most people who’d care will have already heard, but for any of my far-flung readers who hadn’t already heard: Peter Drekmeier was elected mayor of Palo Alto early this year. Palo Alto’s mayor is elected from the ranks of the city council by his/her peers. Peter […]

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Portfolio and site redesign update

I teased you with a few designs last month from the upcoming all-new portfolio. Here are a few more. The progress is going well, although I’m slowed down when I take contract work, which I did again in mid-March. The last image is from that new work, btw. I’m starting to apply for jobs, so […]

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Progress report on the portfolio and site redesign

Thought I’d give another sneak-peek at some of what I’ve been spending so much time on for the past couple months. As my precious regular readers will know, I’m redesigning this site and also updating my portfolio for the first time in about three years. What I may not have mentioned before is how in-depth […]

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A 2008 holiday gift for our friends and family

Velma and I decided to do something a little different this year. Happy holidays to you and yours. This mini-site took me about 2.5 days for design, about 2 days for coding. I hope you enjoy it.

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Sneak peek of the upcoming redesign

Over the Thanksgiving holiday I had some time to do some personal work on three evenings, so I started coding the new template for my redesigned portfolio. I’ve been working on this design in Photoshop for years. Seriously! (Although only in fits and starts, with long gaps in between.) But I’ve been planning for the […]

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