I'm Mary Maru and I live by the Cloisters Museum in upper Manhattan where I work as a print and web designer.
In my blog I share my love for the arts, sources of inspiration, design, exploring new places, musings about living and working in NYC and lots more.
Category Archives: Inspiration
Talk about serendipity, I was doing a little research on local seminars and conferences when I stumbled across this incredible short film about extraordinary artist and teacher, Inge Druckrey. It is a 38-minute master class on how to see like … Continue reading
Yesterday I went to the 6th Annual NYXPO for Business at the Javits Center. As someone who works out of a SOHO (small office home office) it’s important that I remember to step away from my computer and get into … Continue reading
The Alphabet 2 from n9ve on Vimeo. We all know our ABCs. But that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy this charming motion graphics video of the alphabet by Italian design studio N9ve. Via fastcodesign.com. Mary Maru
While it’s great to be organized, I do resist putting everything away. I keep my sneakers out and certain pieces of exercise equipment in sight at all times. It reminds and inspires me to exercise. A sketchbook and tin of … Continue reading