Journal

Behind-the-scenes, project research, new ideas, and trip snippets.

Make Music – Make A Wish Concert

Eden, one of the core members of TIZ, have been missing. Aside from her occasional Friday dentist appointments, one can find her investing majority of her time planning this benefit concert. She's been going at it, making phone calls, and scheduling appointments since 2011. All...

Lunar New Year Dinner

I don't typically attend dinners like these. The meet and greets, the dress up, the shows, and the 3 hour dinner just sounded like it hassle. I'd prefer keeping it simple with the family at home.  However, unlike the past years, this time around, I...

BBQ 101

Today we talk BBQ.Just this past weekend I've had one of the best meals ever. Not to brag, but what came out of this seemingly ordinary BBQ experience are butter crabs, tender charbroiled chicken, and smoke squid. Man, just recalling those memories made me drool....

Valentine’s Day 2012 – Pre-orders now Available!

TIZ's putting out a limited set of photography related valentine's tee for 2012! Collaborating with Plushtography, we want to make this vday a picture perfect one.Time flies, hard to believe this is our 5th edition of Valentine's day tees.An occasion-neutral design makes any day a...

The Imaginary Zebra Design Internship

If you have any questions as well, please contact us via "benson@imaginaryzebra.com"Looking forward to working with you in the near future,-Benson|| Twitter || Facebook || 365. || Shop of Imagination || http://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

Wacom Intuos4 Pen Tablet – unbox and review

Maybe more like an unbox and first look than a review. I've had this guy for about 2 weeks now and I don't think I've had enough chances to thoroughly dissect all of its elements and bring out its full potential as a design tool.  Partly because...

Friends from the other side

All the way from the Buffalo, NY and NYC, a couple of friends decided to pay California a visit this past week. California's home for a couple of them, but for the rest, it's a place with great food, spectacular scenery, and no snow for the...

Berkeley Marina + Skates on the Bay

Lunch that was way past due. The plushtography team and I planned to celebrate the "selling-out-our very-first-batch-of-pillows" by having lunch together. 3 months ago. With our workload finally cooling off, we took a trip down to Berkeley Marina to enjoy one of the greatest seafood restaurants out...

Proudest Accomplishments Giveaway Winners!

Must I say that I was continued to be inspired as I read through the entries you guys submitted.2011's almost finished, very glad to see so many of you lived it up and made it count.There were many amazing accomplishments, here's a few at a...