Evaluating your own work

While I was in college I took a ton of art classes. One of my favorite courses…


Creative reviews

I once worked with a designer who held a great disdain for creative reviews.…


Design is balance

Design isn't about hanging the curtains (metaphorically speaking) and making…


Revisit your childhood

Many times I find myself thinking back to early influences and things I did at…


Responsive design is dead

The term "responsive design" is dead. The web extends far beyond desktop…


Create something beautiful.

There comes a time where you must abandon everything you think you know,…


Great designers learn

I sat in a room with a group of designers. I quietly listened as they talked…


The symphony of the grid

The grid is visual music to the web. It provides rhythm, tempo and harmony…


The power of listen

One time I was invited to a meeting where leaders were discussing the next…


Design is empathy.

This is pretty “stream of thought”. I’m going Jack Kerouac on this article.…