Graphic Designers as Communicators: Part 1

(WARNING: This post has pictures) I thought I’d share a painting I recently finished. It’s not going to win any awards. It’s a study that’s translated to art. But, in a sense, it’s what this series, “Graphic Designers as Communicators” will be about. The painting is the fourth in a series called Biome. Biome is an ongoing examination of…

I live tweeted a webinar today…

Webinars are a disappointment. I’ve only attended a handful of them – but they’re always the same. Like Ted Talks, they cover just the surface of a topic and have a set of visuals you’ll see in any old webinar. This webinar was by IBM about … globally designing… something or other. Essentially they talked…

It’s important to remember that design isn’t just about what we see, but also how we see it.

The difference between art and design and everything in between is the value of the parameters.

The Final TED Talk.

Design and innovation require more than us just making things pretty, cool, or making things that we’re comfortable with.

Ted Talks are the modern day religious sermon. You can tell because modern day religious sermons are Ted Talks.

Look ma, I’m blogging!

Sometimes it’s nice to have a bit of confirmation come your way. I’m not the common designer (well, not in my geographical area). As such, instead of being a follower (by default), I try and pave the way that best makes sense. Instead of scratching everyone’s back, as ad and design firms as well as…