Monthly Archives for April 2012

DIS #3: Legs!

A few days ago, I was doodling. I started with the usual swirls and shapes, and then drew an unexpectedly-good head sketch (which I have been trying to reproduce ever since), and then I started drawing spheres with legs. The … Continue reading

26. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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More on looking for ebook training

I’m continuing my search for information relating to training for ebook development. So far, I have not found an actual course in the Toronto area specifically for ebook development. However, I have found that ebook-creation skills–especially those required for ePub … Continue reading

26. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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Transferring to a new hosting provider

I’m in the middle of transferring my domain names and site to a new hosting provider. The sunspace.org domain name was released from the old registrar this morning; now I can get to WordPress on the new provider and start … Continue reading

26. April 2012 by admin
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IBM Developerworks on EPUB 3…

In my search for epub info, I found a great page from IBM DeveloperWorks: Create rich-layout publications in EPUB 3 with HTML5, CSS3, and MathML. Lots of details, links, downloadable examples, all sorts of things. I’m getting excited about this.

08. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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My comic is available online!

The comic I did for Shawn Shepheard is available online!  

08. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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Mom was right: no man can serve two (or more) masters

I went downtown recently and visited The Beguiling, Toronto’s legendary comic shop. Inside it was the same as I remembered: cluttered and filled with shelves groaning with more comics than most countries have–absolutely wonderful, in other words. I could feel … Continue reading

07. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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What would the ideal course to teach ebook production look like?

I’ve been kicking around this question in my mind for the past few days, because if such a course exists, I would like to take it. So far, I’ve come up with the following topics for a one-year course, perhaps … Continue reading

07. April 2012 by Scott Dawson
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