design

App Camp 2013 – 25 Great Tweets

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By Suki

25 great tweets from App Camp 2013 #dustormagic »

Philippe Starck thinks deep on design

Monday, November 15, 2010
By Suki

I’m a bit of a self-confessed TED head so when my friend who’s not into design found this while randomly surfing, she knew she had to share it with me (thanks, Faye!) I’m not sure if it’s his accent or how he makes fun of himself, but he manages to leave you hanging on to... »

How to Evaluate Ideas

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
By Suki

I’m fortunate to work with people who are both smart and creative in many different spheres.  Sometimes that can lead to a lot of pulling in different directions though and projects flounder as we try to figure out which idea or suggestion is better. I came across an article from Fast Company yesterday called Unconventional... »

Design for Good – Women’s Issues Poster

Thursday, March 11, 2010
By Suki

Just heard about this poster competition via my twitter stream. GOOD magazine has teamed up with Daily Beast to bring attention to three major issues facing women across the world—human trafficking, childhood marriage, and childhood obesity. The poster competition will coincide with the Women in the World summit that will be hosted from March... »

12 Squares

Monday, March 8, 2010
By Suki
12 Squares

12 squares and 2 years later, it’s finally done! The colors don’t blend perfectly, the brushstrokes are childish and there are lots of little ‘mistakes’ that you’ll see if you look closely but it’s over and I’m happy. This started off as a collaborative project after an oil painting course that my husband and... »

So Far, So Good Enough

Saturday, February 27, 2010
By Suki
So Far, So Good Enough

“If the first product you ship isn’t almost an embarrassment, you’re doing something wrong.” – Jason Shellen I watched Jason (former member of the Blogger/Google Reader team) say that this afternoon as he spoke to a group of high school students via UStream. Jason was making a reference to how much he believes in the... »

Excellent Free Fonts

Saturday, February 20, 2010
By Suki

So at work, even the new folks are beginning to notice how picky I am about fonts even though I’m trying really hard to be less of a control freak about things like that. I do still detest comic sans (did you know there is an “ban comic sans” website?) and will avoid using... »