Graphic designer since before the Internet. Started with newspaper paste-up; then art director for advertising agency in Reno, NV; and now freelancer designing marketing materials, print-on-demand t-shirt art, websites, and social media graphics.
Adobe Illustrator Tip: Increasing Shadow Edge Quality
Problem: Drop-shadow edges appearing chunky and low-resolution. I need high-resolution edges for professional full-color printing. Solution: Change Adobe Illustrator (CS3) “Raster Effects Settings”: In the menu, click: Effect > Document Raster Effects Settings Choose: High (300 ppi) Share this post: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email
Business success at Engine Yard due to everyone’s efforts to add value to the customer!
My brother, Lance Walley, is a very smart businessman. He is the co-founder and CEO of Engine Yard, based in San Francisco, which provides fully-managed Ruby and Rails hosting and deployment. Lance recently mentioned the reason for Engine Yard’s success was due to every employee’s efforts: “I want to note that we wouldn’t be in…
Flyer – Tom Gordon, Fall 2010 Class, University of Nevada, Reno
Flyer design for Tom Gordon, who is teaching the “Advanced Recording Techniques” class at University of Nevada, Reno, Fall 2010. Start saving on printing services today. Visit our website to learn more about catalog printing today. Share this post: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email
Bike Vault demo for Reno Mayor, Bob Cashell, at Reno Green Summit 2008 at University of Nevada, Reno
Reno Mayor, Bob Cashell, gets a demonstration of the commercial Bike Vault installation from Jeff Sunderman, CFO, Secure Storage Technologies, LLC. Most of the Bike Vault & Secure Storage Technologies, LLC team, along with Sierra Capital Resources, LLC, participated in the September 20, 2008 Reno Green Summit at the University of Nevada, Reno’s new Joe…
Banner Ad Design – Hope for the Holidays CD
“Wow, I really like [the banner ad design]. I really like the way it looks – bold and eye catching.” Kristian Darling, Founder HolidayHope.net Music for Hope benefiting JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) December 2009 Share this post: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email
Technology: The Real Meaning Of Google Wave
Tom Mornini from Engine Yard (he and my brother, Lance, are co-founders) explains the real meaning of Google Wave in this interview with Forbes.com: http://www.forbes.com/2009/09/08/google-wave-internet-technology-cio-network-google.html Share this post: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email