World renowned luthier and 2005 McArthur Foundation Fellow Joseph Curtin hand builds violins and violas played by some of the world's foremost classic and jazz strings musicians.

The site is divided in READ, LOOK & LISTEN sections offering written information about the process of violin making, photo galleries and classic and jazz audio recordings of the instruments in performance.

The site took just over a year in the making, and weighs in at more than 150 pages and hundreds of thousands of lines of code.

click on 'joseph curtin studios' in the red block to visit the site.

THE SAGE DISH is the web home of personal chef, caterer, corporate trainer, mother, Irishwoman and fellow multi-linguist Rita Conroy-Martin.

Rita found me through the site of Eve the Restaurant in Ann Arbor. She had a color scheme and an elegant logo and between us we figured out this design. We rather liked the photo galleries...

Jesse Richards is a musician, performance artist and holistic teacher based in Ann Arbor, MI.

click 'jesse richards productions'
to visit the site.

The Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care

The SSWLHC-Michigan is an organization of Social Workers and Health Care professionals advocating for reforms in national and state health care policies.

click on 'sswlhc'
to visit the site.

Big Barney's

Big Barney's is a mid michigan company providing dust suppression, ice elimination and storage & warehousing services.

Principal Ken Myer also happens to fly a hot air balloon named Ralphie's Ride, in which this author has had the pleasure of a flight.


Under construction.


Musical collaborative GreenBand want you to ask yourself, "What Would Al Do?"

Then do it! Go green, be aware, do your bit. It's our only planet, this lonely planet.

Best we look after it.

click on 'greenband'
to visit the site.

Integrated Sexual Health
Casey O'Gara, MSW, RN

Casey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Nurse, Couples Counselor & Sex Therapist certified by the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT)

Integrated Sexual Health offers counseling for couples and individuals with intimacy or marriage problems and therapy for sexual health issues

click on 'casey o'gara'
in the red block to visit the site.

Chisholm and Dames Investment Advisors

Chisholm and Dames are an Ann Arbor based investment company. This is their first site built around 2004. It since been redesigned.

click on 'chiholm and dames'
to see the original site.







Visions of a New World Survivor
- an evening with Johhny Clegg

Great Marketing Success Stories

more coming soon

all shall become less hazy, if not actually clear...

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