Culinary knife cuts poster by John LeMasney via
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

Okay google, what year is it cc-by lemasney
The title of that short story is Okay Google, what year is it?, and the orb you see is some nearby year's equivalent to the amazing Amazon Echo, except it uses quiet drone and magnetic stops technologies to float about your house, answering any question, turning on and off million colored micro LEDs under your feet and overhead as you walk along the heavily corridored apartments of the future.

Illustration: Okay Google – what year is it? cc-by lemasney

What I love about inkscape thumbnail and title
Learn how to design your own original waveform tattoo with Inkscape, Audacity, and Linux! In this, the first of 52 planned videos for 2016, John LeMasney starts off the "What I love about..." series with a true love of his: Inkscape, the open source vector illustration application

What I love about Inkscape cc-by lemasney (1/52)

Do not covet your ideas by lemasney
A new plan for lemasney consulting in 2016.

A new plan for in 2016

The Story of the 2015 Princeton Parklet Maple Seeds
The story of the maple seed hanging sculptures that are a part of the 2015 Princeton Parklet is a very interesting one, and I thought I'd share it as a way of thanking everyone involved in their creation. But first, some definitions.

The Story of the Maple Seeds at the 2015 Princeton ...

belief is nothing but - david hume cc-by lemasney
“Belief is nothing but a more vivid, lively, forcible, firm, steady conception of an object, than what the imagination alone is ever able to attain.” ~David Hume. I decided to use Inkscape to illustrate this quote with some of my Instagram-based photos of a recent collaborative sculpture project I helped […]

Belief is nothing but – David Hume cc-by lemasney

Love makes your soul - Zora Neale Hurston cc-by lemasney
On Zora Neale Hurston: “Zora Neale Hurston is considered one of the pre-eminent writers of twentieth-century African-American literature. Hurston was closely associated with the Harlem Renaissance and has influenced such writers as Ralph Ellison, Toni Morrison, Gayle Jones, Alice Walker, and Toni Cade Bambara. In 1975, Ms. Magazine published Alice Walker’s […]

Love makes your soul crawl out – Zora Neale Hurston ...