Carpenteria 2009

Creating a songwriter or band press kit. Microsoft Publisher and transparent overlay image

I uploaded a new press kit page yesterday and received an email about the overlaid image I use on it. You can see that here. Below is a video that demonstrates how I created that overlay effect in Microsoft Publisher. Short list: What you need A reasonably high-quality/hi-resolution image to create your transparency. Graphic design […]

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Professional musicians, entrepreneurship, primadonna singers, and why you are stuck in your career

Admittedly, this is, at least in part a RANT driven by frustrating conversations over the past 3 years. However, there is an underlying message here that you shouldn’t miss. It applies as much to musicians and artists as it does to new and experienced I.T. professionals.. Heck.. it applies to anyone who hopes to move their career […]

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