Shows & Broadcasts

DYOB: Balancing Freelancing and Family

Design Your Own Business: Episode 4

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 01 April, 2014

Balancing self-employment with home life, making it all work, and deciding whether to work from home or rent an office are all important considerations for the self-employed. Even small business with employees can often be decentralized, without an office. In this episode Pariah and guests will talk about these and other subjects related to freelancing and family, home versus office, and how to find low cost office space.
March 4th, 2014: Women in Small Business and Design

Design Your Own Business: Episode 3

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 04 March, 2014

March is Women's History Month, and the March episode of DYOB is all about women's issues in freelancing, self-employment, and small business ownership. "Women in Small Business and Design" will explore the following topics...
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Design Your Own Business: Episode 2

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 04 February, 2014

This episode is entitled "How to Find Clients and Build Client Relationships That Last," during which host Pariah Burke and guests Stephen Burns, Sally Cox, April Greer, and Theresa Jackson discuss...
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Design Your Own Business: Episode 1

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 07 January, 2014

Design Your Own Business is a monthly Internet television show for freelancers, the self-employed, and small business owners with a focus on, but not exclusively for, designers and the creative professions.
Tuesdays with Pariah Webinar Series

Tuesdays with Pariah: Acrobat X First Look Live

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 19 October, 2010

Get a look at the lat­est ver­sion of Acrobat Pro an­nounced just yes­ter­day. Series Description My career—my passion—is en­tire­ly fo­cused on do­ing any­thing I can to Empower, Inform, Connect Creative Professionals™. I’m ex­treme­ly lucky that I’m able to make a liv­ing do­ing…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign to HTML

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 12 October, 2010

Go from InDesign to the Web with the ex­cel­lent built-in HTML (and Web im­age!) ex­port. Series Description My career—my passion—is en­tire­ly fo­cused on do­ing any­thing I can to Empower, Inform, Connect Creative Professionals™. I’m ex­treme­ly lucky that I’m able to…
Tuesdays with Pariah Webinar Series

Tuesdays with Pariah: XRefs, Hyperlinks, and Text Variables (Oh, My!)

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 05 October, 2010

We dis­cussed cre­at­ing hy­per­links…to Web re­sources e-mail ad­dress­es (with pre-filled sub­ject line!) PDFs ex­ter­nal files…Creating and us­ing cross-references, and text vari­ables for…mak­ing tem­plates more ef­fi­cient cre­at­ing run­ning head­ers for di­rec­to­ries, cat­a­logs, and dic­tio­nar­ies track­ing mod­i­fi­ca­tion and proof­ing dates moreSeries…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Nested Styles & GREP Styles in InDesign

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 31 August, 2010

Harness the pow­er of au­to­mat­ic text for­mat­ting in InDesign with Nested Styles and GREP Styles. [Note: The record­ing was dam­aged, and on­ly the last half of the show is avail­able.] Series Description My career—my passion—is en­tire­ly fo­cused on do­ing any­thing I can…
Tuesdays with Pariah Webinar Series

Tuesdays with Pariah: Potluck

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 03 August, 2010

This ses­sion was not record­ed. We dis­cussed what­ev­er came to mind, in­clud­ing the fol­low­ing top­ics:The val­ue of Adobe ACE, ADA, and ACI cer­ti­fi­ca­tions and ex­ams to de­sign­ers Fractals in Photoshop with the Genuine Fractals plug-in Croptima’s InPlate im­po­si­tion plug-in…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: A Barrel of Freebies

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 27 July, 2010

Designers–print, Web, mo­tion, fash­ion, mo­bile, or any oth­er kind–have to pay a lot of mon­ey for their soft­ware and oth­er ma­te­ri­als. So, when­ev­er I can help them save a buck, I will. This show I’ll fo­cus on all sorts of free, high qual­i­ty, free,…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Web Design & CSS Export from InDesign and Illustrator

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 20 July, 2010

Illustrator has al­ways been my tool of choice for Web de­sign sketch­ing, comp­ing, and even fi­nal graph­ics out­put. And I’m not alone in that pref­er­ence. Others have learned to use InDesign for the same pur­pos­es. Both ap­pli­ca­tions can eas­i­ly out­put…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Easy Realistic Painting in Adobe Illustrator with Gradient Mesh

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 29 June, 2010

Vector, every­one knows, is res­o­lu­tion independent—drawings can be en­larged or re­duced to in­fin­i­ty with­out loss of qual­i­ty. The prob­lem is, get­ting smooth, re­al­is­tic col­or tran­si­tions in vec­tor isn’t easy… Or is it? Realism and photo-realism in Illustrator is ac­tu­al­ly quite easy…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Uber Cool InDesign Type Effects to Wow (Part 1)

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 15 June, 2010

In this ses­sion I’ll showed off some awe­some text ef­fects that can be ac­com­plished in al­most any ver­sion of InDesign, from CS3 and CS4 to CS5 and be­yond. The ef­fects in­clud­ed…Setting Vertical Side Heads Filling Type with Imagery Adding Automatic Borders…
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Tuesdays with Pariah: Auto-Formatting Text with Nested & GREP Styles in InDesign

Recorded Live On Tuesday, 08 June, 2010

Continuing with the awe­some pow­er of au­to­mat­ed styling, this time we went deep in­to the world of Nested Styles and GREP Styles. Using the­se you can for­mat an en­tire com­pli­cat­ed document—even some­thing as style-rich as a pro­duct cat­a­log or mem­ber­ship directory—almost…
Tuesdays with Pariah Webinar Series

Tuesdays with Pariah: InDesign Column Spanning and Splitting

Recorded Live On Saturday, 08 May, 2010

The top­ic was InDesign CS5’s amaz­ing new Column Spanning and Splitting fea­tures. I showed you how to use them, then an­swered ques­tions about Live Corner Effects and Live Captions. [The record­ing of this episode is no longer avail­able on­line.] Series Description My…