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  02 : : 52   figure it               out knowyoucandothis Afghani Saale Nao Mubbarak Afrikaans Gelukkige Nuwe Jaar Albanian Gezuar Vitin e Ri Armenian Snorhavor Nor Tari Arabic Antum Salimoun Assyrian Sheta Brikhta Azeri Yeni Iliniz Mubarek Bengali Shubho Nabo Barsho Bulgarian Chestita Nova Godina Cambodian Soursdey Chhnam … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : 09 : 02

Annie Liebowitz? Know her? Of course you do…… ace photographer. Work featured in every good magazine, journal. Photographer to the stars…… So – check it out : : Yes – here’s a current showcase of some of her work….. Oh yeah – so, who are these guys? You may be right…..you may be wrong. DesignPlanOnline … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : 01-09

September….LOVE September! Leaves burned/burning – literally before our eyes….we watch, we inhale the pungent smoke, we embrace the fragrant wood smoke of the first fires. BBQs on a chill afternoon – as the sun sets, the coal burns, glowing embers in a quiet chaos of sparks, flame. The steaks at first turn on the grill … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : August Issue

    AUGUST ISSUE : : is all about (mostly),                           a  r  c  h  i  t  e  c  t  u  r  e   Please head over to DesignPlanOnline for some stunning examples of architecture and design………..     ….and feast your eyes … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : JULY issue

And so, it is July : : the first week. Happy 4thOfJuly wishes to all….. As promised, this MONTH’s issue is mostly all about T E C H – tech tools, tech innovations, tech marvels and wonders…… how about the 30 storey building, erected complete, in 30 days – in China….. or how about LEVITATING … Continue reading

Telegram! Telegram for Mr/s. Smith…….Telegram!

You didn’t get the memo? How could that be? I’m sure – quite sure you were included on the mail-out….. Most baffling. I do apologise then – it was not my intention that anyone should be kept in the dark, so to speak. Okay, so here it is again : : Flash message : : … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : 05•••

I keep hearing that Spring, is just around the corner…….only problem is, in these here parts (Montréal) – all the corners are rounded. So it makes it difficult to actually determine where a corner starts and ends……but, Spring, is around there – somewhere. Mostly we’re getting rain – and lots – no, too much of … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : 05••

This issue is focused on photography – images, a fabulous photographer’s studio on the edge of pristine lake : : What do you think? Think you could get any work done here? I’m thinking I wouldn’t – but you gotta see the interior…..once you see it you’ll agree with me. So head on over to … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : 04••••

This week’s issue is focused on Industrial Design…. What, exactly, is industrial design? According to Wikipedia it is : : …is the use of a combination of applied art and applied science to improve the aesthetics, ergonomics, and usability of a product, but it may also be used to improve the product’s marketability and production. … Continue reading

: : DESIGNPLAN : : o4 :::

‘Tis a weakness, I admit – a true weakness of mine. I have a PASSION for graphics, for T Y P O G R A P H Y…. and, if you’ve followed my writingZ prior, ’tis clever graphics I really adore. Take this one for example……at first glance, you see the letter ‘M’ – then … Continue reading