January 2015

James Victore & Tim McKenna

Slay Your Dragon: James Victore

Earlier in the evening, I was with my good friend and colleague Mike Zigmund in Highspire having a drink and talking about work, guitars and commenting on the…

Continuing Education for Designers

Whenever I discuss education, I usually begin with a big sigh. It can be a very tough and complex issue to discuss. There are many proponents of the…

The Changing Landscape of Advertising Agencies

I have probably read and re-read Bryan Zmijewski’s post “Silicon Valley Killed the Design Agency” over fifty times by now. I have found the post extremely interesting; hopeful…

Dealing with Difficult Clients: Contracts

I work as a freelancer as well as full time digital art director. The biggest and most immediate difference between the two positions is that working as the…

2015 – A New Year

363 days I wrote post called “2014 – A New Year”. In sticking with that tradition, this post is going to not only recap a few things from…