BOL interview with Shane Grajczyk from ShanesArt.com. Shane give some insight into his work, career and lifestyle as a designer. “I can take an idea, create an image and “add milk” where necessary.”
Kill time, take a break or just cope. Whether you are designer, freelancer of some sort or just another body that sits behind a keyboard on a regular basis, there is a little something for everyone here.
This is a 2008 keynote about “Building Personal Brand Within the Social Media” from Gary Vaynerchuk. Even though the subject was based around social media… there is much more that can be taken from Gary’s words and his profound delivery.
Joshua Smith is a bad bad man… I’ve been following his work for a while. I was stoked to head over to Memphis to check out his gallery show and to find out he was one of the most genuine people I have met… and funny as hell.
I remember the first time I saw a photo of the large black and white eyes on top of train cars, I thought it was awesome. I had no idea who had put it there, or how significant it actually was… All done by a photographer who got his start when he found a camera in the Paris subway.
“As you may have heard, there’s been an 8.9 earthquake and tsunami devastating Japan very badly. The whole world is trying their best, to support and help over this terrible disaster. Even the design community has risen to do their part.” – François Hoang from Abduzeedo.com
Undo is an going post about mistakes and lessons I have learned designing and freelancing through the years. Learn from my mistakes
With the closing of Emptees.com it was almost inevitable that someone would carry the torch. A community of that size, with that much passion never just dwindles away… Rob Dobi was that guy.
They’re all reactions! One thing begets the next. A man has a weakness, he’s flawed. That flaw leads him to guilt. The guilt leads him to shame. The shame he compensates with pride and vanity. And when pride fails, despair takes over and they all lead to his destruction. It will become his fate… Something’s gotta stop the flow.
In 2007 the guys over at Indie Labs started a side project: “a place for people who design and love tee-shirts to show off their work, hang out, and talk shop with their peers”. This side project soon became the monster known as Emptees.com.
Welcome to the Book of Lions: opinions. interviews. tutorials. rants. all about design and life in general. The goal here is simple: to make you think. An attempt to teach, learn, inspire and be inspired. This is not a news site. Some old and some new. Articles here are about a variety of things regarding design and life as a designer.