80 Days to Betterness

Using the internet to teach myself things. 8 topics. 10 days each.

DAY LOG

DAY 8

ILLUSTRATION PROGRESS I grew up with Ed Emberley's books. I remember devouring his drawing books especially. He was extremely prolific. Throughout his career, he experimented with different styles…

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DAY 7

FILMMAKING WORKING TITLE I'm continuing my viewing of the Criterion Channel's series Observations in Film Art. These short engaging videos help me build a vocabulary of film techniques. I've realized…

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DAY 6

WRITING WRITING IS A STRUGGLE The beauty of this project is I'm forced to make progress even if I feel uninspired. I have to show up and write this stupid post whether or not I have something…

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DAY 5

TYPOGRAPHY GETTING STARTED I may end up using this topic to cover other aspects of graphic design. For instance, I found this great interview with Pablo Ferro. His work encompasses many innovative…

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DAY 4

FILMMAKING GETTING STARTED I've been haunted by the idea of making a short film for a while. It has seemed like a daunting task. After reading various books and getting lost in the weeds, I…

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