About the author

Tom: After growing up in the Midwest and going to school at the University of Cincinnati, I moved out to New England to join the Tool crew as an Industrial Designer. In addition to design, I love airplanes (and spacecraft), hiking, camping, illustration and animation.

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Good Winter

  Today we're heading out on our somewhat annual tool. snowboarding trip, and it's got me thinking about snowboarding gear. There is lots of opportunity for…

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Business Cards

Exchanging contact information is an integral part of doing business. In today's digital world, as we hurtle toward the singularity, I wonder how long the traditional…

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Swiss Army Apartment

When you live in a small apartment, maximizing space is essential. My roommates and I share a three bedroom place, and while I do have my…

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Scale of the Universe

I first saw the Charles and Ray Eames film Powers of Ten in a design history class in college. Despite being a smidge dated, it's a…

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1969 Porsche 911

Project M

Earlier this week, Billy and I found ourselves walking around in Marblehead.  Something parked on the street there caught our eye: [caption id="attachment_4713" align="alignleft" width="608"] 1969…

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The designers and artists at MotoArt give new life to vintage airplane parts by turning them into high quality corporate and home furniture. Stationed in El…

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A-29 Super Tucano

Throwback Warbird

The NFL has been having fun with throwback uniforms for several years now (my personal favorite being the Denver Broncos). Turns out aircraft manufacturer Embraer has a throwback…

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More Good Tidings

At tool. our designs only get better with age...just like us! [caption id="attachment_3523" align="alignleft" width="612"] John Fiegener[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3536" align="alignleft" width="612"] Nicole Fiegener[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3538" align="alignleft" width="612"] Greg…

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Ryan Grant

This is some personal artwork inspired by my team: The Green Bay Packers. [caption id="attachment_3435" align="alignleft" width="412"] I did the line work for this guy in…

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