Gary Horsman
Gary is a full-time Graphic Designer for a Canadian film distributor and part-time freelancer living and working in Montreal, Quebec.
  • Business
    8 Things You Should Include In Your Terms of Service Agreement8 things include your terms service agreement
    If you’ve been a solo freelancer for any significant stretch of time, you’ve probably learned the hard way that a work project can go horribly wrong. They turn out to be life lessons in the long run, but there are ways to protect yourself. Working with bad projects or bad clients generally boils down to mismatched expectations and inadequate communication. Your best safeguard is to make sure you and your client are on the same page before any work has even begun using a Terms of Service Agreement, which essentially puts into clear, written language what you expect from your client and what they should expect from you. By submitting a comprehensive Terms of Service Agreement to your client beforehand and having them return confirmation to agree to abide by your terms, you will be saving yourself (and your client) a lot of headaches down the road and avoiding the kind of surprises that can cause a project to get derailed.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating a Four-State Button With the Flash Timeline and ActionScript 3.0Preview
    This tutorial came about after looking online for help with the very same topic. A lot of people seem to be asking the same question, but it was hard to find a neatly packaged set of instructions to follow. So, like any decent netizen, I cobbled together this article, gaining inspiration from a couple of other blogs and using experience from some trial and error on my own. And now I offer it to you, hoping this will end your own search.Read More…