On Efficiency

The ability to work quickly is valuable—it means you know what you’re doing and you’ve done it before. Assuming quality doesn’t decline, your rates should increase as your speed increases. Your efficiency should not cost you money. – Estetica Design Forum user citizens, on a thread about what to charge for Flash work

Giving Back Through Art

After the devastating floods that have hit Texas, I can’t help but be in awe of the immediate and selfless outreach of the design community. I already knew that artists and designers in Austin and elsewhere were so close with each other, but these events have really shown how much of a family we are.…