Frank Chimero’s Wish List for 2011

The champagne has been toasted, and resolutions by now have been made and in some cases broken. But with this new year, designer Frank Chimero sends a list of qualities he wishes for himself and his friends and family for 2011 as well as tasteful items to serve as reminders of each characteristic.

Timeliness
Giant Wall Flip Clock

Rest
Mid-Century Rocker

Sincerity
Air Mail Letter Set

Patience
Johnny Walker Scotch Blue Label

Joy
Six Flags Passes

Humor
Annie Hall DVD

Prudence
Penguin Books Great Ideas Series

Enthusiasm
Get Excited and Make Things Poster

Perspective
Antique Planisphere Chart

Frank Chimero is a graphic designer, teacher, writer and creative person in Portland, OR. His fascination with the creative process, curiosity, and visual experience informs all of his work. Each piece is part of an exploration in finding wit, surprise, honesty, and joy in the world around us, then, trying to document those things with all deliberate speed. www.frankchimero.com; blog.frankchimero.com; Follow Frank.

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