That designer is so hot right now.

Every time I hear anyone say that phrase I think of the above clip from Zoolander. Every. Single. Time. And then I grin. There are classic design principles that never go out of style. They’re the things you learn about in design school, or for the self taught crew, you read about them in design... Continue Reading →

Good Designers vs. Great Designers

We’ve all been there right? A client or stakeholder stomps in and tells you exactly what you need to make. If you’re new to the design biz, your knee jerk reaction may be to make it. On command. Immediately. The longer you spend in the design world, the more you realize that building on command... Continue Reading →

Uber Saved My Niece’s Life

Have you ever had one of those moments in life when your entire body and mind are overrun by sheer panic to the point you can barely breath? My niece came to visit this weekend. She’s a beautiful, kind hearted person who loves to travel. She had been road tripping her way all over the... Continue Reading →

Oh, so you’re not a REAL designer.

We have one of the most supportive, fantastic communities of all time. I love being part of it. I can’t even tell you how many social threads and forums I’ve seen completely blanketed by folks who have been in the biz for years helping answer questions and mentoring new designers. Our community is awesome. I... Continue Reading →

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