The Sea Squirt is a strange creature. It moves slowly over acres of ocean floor, searching for the most PERFECT HOME.Read More
This is An opinion blog about typography, design, and the challenges or innovations across different projects but mostly, this blog showcases the things I think about.
What is this desire that fuels us to “wing-it?” Where does it come from?Read More
In Season 8, Episode 14 of The Office, Dwight Schrute says this: “The Schrutes have a word for when everything in a man's life comes together perfectly. ‘Perfectenschlag.’ Right now, I am in it.” Then he goes on to list why...Read More
Miss anti-nine-to-five. Miss anti-corporation. Miss "you can do this."
You're NOT going to believe what I did last Wednesday. I went to a job interview.Read More
Quitting your job without having another job lined up is not for everyone. Most heart rates increase at the very mention of such a topic. I agree, it's not for everyone but I went ahead and did it anyway, and now that I’ve been out of a "nine-to-five gig" for a few months, I must say, this is the life for me.Read More
We are in a context of increased disrespect for Muslims. From hate crimes to a presidential campaign where fear and hate speech seem to becoming more of the norm. Perhaps Minnesotans, as our best selves, could turn the tides with a shared narrative of respect that stands in quiet opposition to the bigotry and hatefulness.
A sign design to place in the yards of communities with a simple message, "To Our Muslim Neighbors: Blessed Ramadan," during the Ramadan season; the beginning of consideration for an opportunity to grow a movement this Ramadan.
I was having dinner with my dear friends Brooke and Sam who recently got engaged, to be married in September. After multiple questions to Brooke on the wedding color palette, dress, location, and food, I asked, “When are the Save the Dates going out?” Brooke looked at Sam and it was evident that they didn’t plan on sending out any Save the Dates—only the invitations. It was at that moment I insisted to design the Save the Dates on their behalf because I know how quickly calendars fill up in September due to weddings and other weekend events. September be cray-cray.Read More
Colon cancer sucks. How can you brand an organization that raises money to help people survive it?Read More