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Relieving stress through creative outlets

By on January 13, 2016

I recently had the opportunity to design a coloring book for college students entering finals week. Coloring has become a popular stress relieving outlet for adults and the notion was that this could provide them with a nice study break. I have to admit – it was therapeutic for me just illustrating these!  I did […]

A corgi with more success than most designers

By on October 16, 2013

I fell in love with a corgi named Denver Picard yesterday. He works with his owner at the I Heart Denver store and has his own line of products. There was a moment when I thought I might be asked to leave the AIGA meeting because I spent so much time talking to the dog. […]

AIGA Small Talk: Staying Inspired

By on June 4, 2013

I’ll be in Omaha this Friday for the AIGA Small Talk on staying inspired. I attended one of AIGA’s small talk sessions here in Lincoln a few weeks ago when the topic was in-house design and found it to be really refreshing. The session was laid back but it was great to chat with other […]