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Revolution Heart Series, 2014, 
illustration by Greg Vineyard

Resolve to Revolt!

The Art of Giving by Greg Vineyard In the design field, “resolution” has everything to do with clarity. In physics, “revolution” is about cycles and movement. At the end of each year, there is great focus on New Year’s Resolutions. I’ve written in the past about my belief that every day is when we can …

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Building a Recipe, 2014. 
Illustration by Greg Vineyard

Woozlemuffins in My Kitchen

Different Ways of Thinking by Greg Vineyard In a recent discussion, I proposed a food analogy for different ways individuals process information. I got to thinking about buffets and desserts. Layer cake in particular came to mind, because it is stratified, and demonstrates linear thought. It is intended to exemplify Listers and Outliners who think …

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Weekly Spin Grid, 2014, photo by Greg Vineyard

Jumble, Tumble & Spin

There is ALWAYS Something New in the Universe by Greg Vineyard I believe that connecting seemingly unrelated concepts generates fresh ideas. A lot of my new thoughts stream-in at the laundromat while watching my stumbling clothes in the dryers. Even though most of the contents are the same every week – especially for those who …

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Goals & Plans, 2014, 
mixed media by Greg Vineyard

The Eighty-Twenty Principle

…And Other Unusual Math Ratios by Greg Vineyard Math can be a funny thing. Including several non-traditional concepts I offer up here. Like “age-math.” Ask someone: “How old do I look?” and you’ll see them quickly calculating “Eek-What-Do-I-Say Math” in their heads. And there’s the ol’ “I-Relied-On-My-ATM-Receipt-For-My-Balance Math.” And let’s not forget “Weather-Forecaster Math.” Where …

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Greg Vineyard is an artist, writer and creative consultant in Asheville, NC. ZaPOW Gallery in downtown Asheville carries his illustrations, giclees prints and cards,