Wiener Winter Wonderland

The holidays are here and everyone is out there shopping their brains out. It’s my favorite time to avoid the malls. People get crazy, they get aggressive and they’ll run you over if you’re not careful. I would much rather do my shopping either at the small local places with unique items or online away… Continue reading Wiener Winter Wonderland

Oh Happy Daze

Holiday coma. Forget food coma, it’s holiday coma. Or maybe holiday hangover. No wine or alcohol to blame. Maybe all that nice weather? Peach and Bronnie seem to be in that mode too. Not Elmo. He’s barking his little brains out at nothing. Maybe he’s hallucinating that the squirrels are running rampant in the house.… Continue reading Oh Happy Daze

The Cones are Coming!

My very strange mind has been thinking about cones. Why? I have no idea. This weird stuff just pops into my head. I thought about doing this design by putting a cone on one of my dogs. Who knows, I might still try that too. But I thought I’d spare them the humiliation and do… Continue reading The Cones are Coming!

The Business of Business

There’s a good reason the word business is the same as “busy-ness” – it keeps you busy! So starting my own online design business is doing just that, keeping me very busy. I have a warped sense of humor, supposedly a sign of early dementia according to a BBC study, I love dogs, and I… Continue reading The Business of Business

What’s New?

What’s new? This site, that’s what. Cold Nose Design is finally here. So, what that might be? I’m a dog lover, pun lover, and designer. Put them together and you have punny dog designs. There are some nice artsy ones too, but I tend to go for the warped, the ones that make you groan.… Continue reading What’s New?