• Posted on November 22, 2010
A Hot New Foreign Model

A Hot New Foreign Model

After a good deal of soul searching and exploring business models – I was still scratching my head. I left the large studio system to be independent for a reason; I am not a cog. To work for one client or one brand would be great for one year, but day-in-and-day-out would run me down. [...]

  • Posted on November 11, 2010
This is not my beautiful wife

This is Not My Beautiful Wife

Life had become too stable – families created, schools researched and houses bought all according to the grand plan. This, however, created its own issues. Those elements would not change: no wife would be swapped for a new one, the economy didn’t permit cool new houses any more, instead of a month-long space camp, the [...]

  • Posted on November 01, 2010
Once Upon A Time....

Once Upon a Time…..

Wolken Communica is a design firm. We’ve been around since 2000 in quantities of two to five people, plus outside accomplices, working in a sweet mid-century building overlooking Lake Union in Seattle. Nine years ago, as WC was being forced out of another office space, I got a call from Ted Mader,  for whom I [...]