Tag Archives: design

The Knosey Knows

Yesterday, JJ assigned us a branding and comp project to finish for today. While we only really needed to show up with style tiles, I was totally flummoxed as to how to go about this, especially after spending the morning … Continue reading

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Design, The Resistance and a New Creation

We’ve begun week 4 with a deep dive into visual design. This is the area that is completely foreign to me. Rather, I know what it is and I know what graphic design is but what’s made of may as … Continue reading

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Designation: Week 3

I’ll be damned if I don’t finish this code project tonight. This week was lots of lecture, a guest speaker, and finally some social events. We focused mainly on the practice of UX in the evening; specifically discussing practicing what … Continue reading

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Designation: Week 2

Admittedly, this post is late.  Designation has me nose-to-grindstone all day and most of the night. The mornings and evenings are spent commuting. The weekends have been condensed to Sundays with class on Saturday. This past Sunday I moved out … Continue reading

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Designation: Week 1

The theme of this week could be “get to know your neighbor”, “get out of your comfort zone”, “think differently” or “welcome to being really tired.” In reality, the theme of the week has been “make stuff.” Or perhaps Andrew … Continue reading

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Started from the bottom

Now I’m HERE! Coincidentally, Drake has been making his way into my standard listening rotation. Yesterday was phase one of moving, my bed and my cat are now at my parent’s house in Deerfield, Ill., once again. I’ve set up … Continue reading

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Shark Fighter!

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of all things that are well designed. Be them blenders, toasters, art installments or heck, skateboard wheels. Specifically Shark Wheels. Designed by a self-proclaimed inventor in California, these wheels have a helix design that not … Continue reading

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post-collegiate learning

So I don’t know if any of you have heard of Coursera, but it’s a free online learning community. I’ve signed up for about 9 classes and have ignored most of them. UNTIL NOW! This one in particular is about design, … Continue reading

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an extra hour

i woke up this morning feeling extra productive. i got out of bed and instead of reaching for my usual cup of coffee, i reached for my planner and churned out my agenda for the month. i think i was … Continue reading

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i talk trash

It’s my job ! Check out more of my sweet ASF’s at Patch.com .

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