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Client's Guide to Finding the Right Design Firm

Business Tips and Trends

The AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) is a professional organization for design, organized in 1914. They currently have 22,000 members throughout 66 chapters across the US. 337 more words

Business Tips

The Dynamics of Design

Do our social interactions have any influence on our collaborative design decisions?

Can we influence the social dynamics in teams to design better buildings? 29 more words


Four Years in a Book

Dear Readers,

My sincerest apologies in having been so neglectful in writing these last few months. I have been incredibly busy finishing my MFA (Masters of Fine Arts) in Graphic Design, and sacrificed a lot of my favorite pastimes—including gardening, watching movies, and unfortunately, writing blog posts—in order to do so. 607 more words

Book Design

East of the Sun

 Thinking today about what this velvety skein wants to be. It’s a Merino/Bamboo/Silk blend, fingering weight, from Nanny’s Spin on Things. As soon as I saw it at the Sheep & Wool Show last weekend, I knew the label was a lie — this skein was spun from the twilight itself, I’m sure. 83 more words


Day 90

Alan Rickman dancing in a petrol station! Not the only reason I love this song but it’s certainly an excellent reason to watch the video clip. 268 more words

Sarah Cave

After graduating from Edinburgh College of Art in 1995 Sarah gained a wealth of experience working at Hamilton and Inches, Edinburgh, for 14 years. Sarah has now set up her own workshop where she designs and makes both silverware and jewellery.  76 more words


John Creed

John has always had an interest in metal that relates to architecture. He has made many large spectacular sculptures in various metals while also working in silver on a smaller scale. 85 more words