professional activities

This is a listing of my profession-related activities and actions. It should let you know why I think of myself as a professional.


disease of the mind cc-by lemasney
Using Inkscape to illustrate text cc-by lemasney

…the disease of the mind — Seng-Ts’an quote illustrated cc-by ...


The Dawn of Man
John LeMasney played Kubrick's 2001 backwards and forwards simultaneously. Here's what he discovered.

Kubrick – 2001: A Space Odyssey, Forwards and Backwards.


lemasney tshirt
I have the honor of announcing that Jefferson-Madison Regional Library (JMRL) has agreed to let me speak in a free technology series in their beautiful downtown location. I love technology, and want to share what I love about it, continuing the work I've done for 20 years in the Northeastern part of our country. If you have a topic or a venue that you'd like covered, please contact me, and let's make that happen.

Free technology series at Jefferson-Madison Regional Library in 2017 with ...



big brother is watching (lemasney, 2016)
big brother is watching speed illustration (lemasney, 2016)

Big Brother speed illustration cc-by lemasney


Culinary knife cuts poster by John LeMasney via lemasney.com
This is a speed drawing of a Nakiri style vegetable knife using the open source illustration and digital painting application called Krita.

Knife drawing in Krita cc-by lemasney


Large group of birds in Virginia, cc-by lemasney
Large group of birds in Virginia, cc-by lemasney

A large group of birds in Virginia cc-by lemasney



Open Creative Toolkit speed design cc-by lemasney
Open Creative Toolkit speed design cc-by lemasney

Open Creative Toolkit speed design cc-by lemasney


lemasney tshirt
Looking for a little feedback help. Hey, all. I hope you are doing well! For those of you I’ve worked with in the past, please consider giving me a review on Google Maps. I’m looking for ratings, photos, and reviews because the move from NJ to VA wiped out my […]

Request for feedback


what should I do with my life cc-by lemasney
What should I do with my life? These are 10 answers I gave, in no particular order of importance. I assume that the conversants are all already subject to the normal propaganda and ideologically-coercive forces that society offers, and so I try to sidestep major social, religious, political, or diversity oriented issues. Instead I try to remind them that we are all the same: a ambulatory pile of connected universal elements with the miraculous evolutionary gift of self-awareness.

10 answers to ‘What should I do with my life?’