Creative

96 entries about creative, across 9 years. All themes

Table of contents

2020

  • Reboot: Type Scale-ish

    07:00 · 22nd Oct 2020

    In which looking the type scale sends me down a rabbit hole of the origin of heading sizes, World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and Web Standards.

  • Reboot: Raw Data II

    12:00 · 26th Aug 2020

    In which I publish the accessibility results from Pa11y and Google Lighthouse.

  • Reboot: Performance Budget

    09:00 · 1st Aug 2020

    In which I do a systemic analysis of the past performance to define the practical budget for the reboot.

  • Reboot: Raw Data I

    06:30 · 27th Jul 2020

    In which I publish the raw Pageviews data from Google Analytics.

  • Reboot: Incident Report

    18:00 · 9th Jul 2020

    In which correct protocols and procedures must be maintained, following an incident of this nature.

  • Reboot: New Content Outline for Entries

    17:00 · 8th Jul 2020

    In which I we review the purpose of the Journal Entries page, its content outline and any outstanding structural housekeeping tasks.

  • Reboot: Information Architecture

    07:20 · 7th Mar 2020

    In which I review how URLs should reveal the underlying structure of things and allow people to explore.

  • Reboot: Multitudes

    10:35 · 29th Feb 2020

    In which I add a new section to my site to showcase my selected work.

  • Reboot: ‘Business’ Goals

    16:50 · 26th Feb 2020

    In which I want to add a bunch of new stuff but I want to make sure that stuff isn’t there just for the sake of it.

  • Reboot: Taking Stock

    19:00 · 19th Feb 2020

    In which I take stock of the pages I’ve gathered over the years.

  • Reboot

    07:00 · 16th Feb 2020

    In which I begin rebooting this site.

2017

  • That Story on Drury Lane

    20:00 · 21st May 2017

    In which I manage to put the final touches to A Rainy Night on Drury Lane and release it. For free!

  • In Memoriam: Swansong

    20:00 · 21st Apr 2017

    In which I, after many failed attempts, manage to record the song I wrote for Amanda.

2015

  • Back to the Past

    16:29 · 21st Oct 2015

    In which I travel to the past to see what carloseriksson.com looked like 12 years ago, to the present to look at where things are now and to the future to talk about what’s just over the horizon.

2013

2012

  • A Rainy Night on Drury Lane

    22:42 · 26th Nov 2012

    In which I start writing a multi-part short story about an ineffectual detective with a lisp.

  • This Is the Post Title

    22:53 · 8th Nov 2012

    In which I almost forget to write an entry for the day but end up talking about the re-branding I’m doing.

  • The Bird in the Hand Is Dead

    20:01 · 29th Oct 2012

    In which I change the much-loved Fiinix Design name in favour of something a little easier to spell.

  • The Sittingbourne Sessions

    15:24 · 21st May 2012

    In which I record a few cover songs, including the one I auditioned with for Idols months ago.

2011

  • Have You Seen My Goblin?

    17:23 · 11th Nov 2011

    In which I show you the latest in the line of the dolls I’ve created, my goblin doll.

  • The End of Tees

    20:01 · 3rd Nov 2011

    In which I decide the keep the design rights to my t-shirts and stop selling my 13 Icons of Horror through shotdeadinthehead.com.

  • Inflammable!

    16:32 · 10th Oct 2011

    In which I reveal a design concept for merchandising opportunities for my board game Island of Eternity.

  • Magic 45

    17:27 · 7th Oct 2011

    In which I receive the latest tally of how many T-shirts I’ve sold.

  • People Love My Stuff!

    17:55 · 24th Sep 2011

    In which I show the series of media genre posters I designed for XBMC Media Center.

  • The Process

    14:36 · 23rd Sep 2011

    In which I reveal the present I’ve been making for my wife’s upcoming birthday.

  • Don’t Tell My Wife

    08:39 · 18th Sep 2011

    In which I reveal the present I’ve been making for my wife’s upcoming birthday.

  • Post-Launch

    07:00 · 17th Sep 2011

    In which I make some updates to our brand-spanking new version of our NHL statistics tracking tool.

  • Why So Secretive?

    20:44 · 8th Sep 2011

    In which I reveal the next, brand-spanking new version of our NHL statistics tracking tool.

  • Under The Weather

    12:53 · 13th Aug 2011

    In which I feel a bit under the weather but still manage to perform at this year’s Night of Arts.

  • Quarterly Sales

    15:26 · 4th Jul 2011

    In which I receive my quarterly sales report for my 13 Icons of Horror t-shirts.

  • Illegal Mushrooms

    18:23 · 28th Jun 2011

    In which I dig through the embarrassing archive that is a shitty song I created in FruityLoops years ago.

  • Fuck Yeah, For Tees!

    15:28 · 18th Apr 2011

    In which I receive my first sales report on my 13 Icons of Horror T-shirts.

  • More Tees, Please

    07:44 · 28th Jan 2011

    In which I reveal the entire collection of T-shirt designs that I’ve made. And they’re all for sale.

  • Feed Me!

    22:21 · 20th Jan 2011

    In which I reveal the design of a T-shirt that is also available for sale, right fucking now!

  • Flammable

    06:39 · 16th Jan 2011

    In which I talk about the aesthetic inspirations that formed the design of Island of Eternity.

2010

  • Music and Me

    19:35 · 27th Dec 2010

    In which I talk about the some times confusing song writing process I have.

  • Prototype #4

    20:04 · 10th Dec 2010

    In which I talk more about the board game Island of Eternity that I’m developing.

  • P-P-P-Poker Table

    21:01 · 5th Dec 2010

    In which I design and build an octagonal poker table out of birch and European pruce.

  • A Small Step for Carlos

    21:02 · 18th Nov 2010

    In which I talk about the board game, Island of Eternity, that I’m making.

  • Phase One

    18:48 · 26th Oct 2010

    In which I show off the Fable-inspired creations I’ve been making.

  • Unstabbable Feet

    17:24 · 22nd Aug 2010

    In which I write a song without a deep hidden meaning.

  • Joel, You Douchebag!

    21:14 · 8th Aug 2010

    In which I pretend I had a shot at playing all the parts in Joel Schumacher’s Batman and Robin.

  • Leo, You Bastard!

    09:30 · 15th Jul 2010

    In which I pretend I had a shot at playing Romeo in Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet.

  • I Made a Bored Game..

    18:34 · 22nd Feb 2010

    In which the development of my yet-to-be-released board game Island of Eternity continues.

  • I’m Back Baby…

    21:03 · 15th Feb 2010

    In which I talk about testing my board game Island of Eternity.

2009

2008

  • Post #1

    08:35 · 18th May 2008

    In which I write the first ever post. Despite written in Swedish I decided to transfer it and its pictures across to the new Github+Jekyll combo for archival purposes.