Here’s something rather prevalent in the design world. Pantone Color Institute™ has been designating a Color of the Year since the year 2000. This past December, they named PANTONE 18-3224 Radiant Orchid as the 2014 Color of the Year. According to Pantone, they annually designate these colors in order to “express in color what is taking … Continue reading
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I think if you’re starting out early in the process by talking about your ideas for solutions, you’re already not listening. I think you need to enter into any design project with that zen, learner’s mind of ‘I don’t know what I don’t know.’
— Kim Goodwin
Design is an art of situations. Designers respond to a need, a problem, a circumstance, that arises in the world. The best work is produced in relation to interesting situations – an open-minded client, a good cause, or great content.
I’ve been on a long design hiatus. We’ve got this whole deal with me moving cities, then moving again once I got to my new city, all while starting college and my, oh my, the transitions! Well! Enough of that. I finally got set up with my Wacom tablet and I’m equipped with enough time alone to get creating.