A manifesto about sketching to help us harness the power of sketching.Read More
Designers work hard to make sure that their designs achieve the goals of a project. They take the seed of an idea, start molding it and shaping it along. They push, pull, add, remove, simplify while struggling through their process. They research, ask for feedback, iterate and keep improving their designs. The day finally arrives when the seed of the idea turns into a well thought out design.
Everything is perfect, or so it seems.Read More
Are you tired of using American names in your designs as placeholders? There is nothing wrong with that but there are people with names that are more than one syllable. Products are designed for a global audience so designers should start using names from other parts of the world.Read More
Don't use tiny menus or menu icons for large displays.
Today's sketches were inspired by the Method Cards produced by 18F. 18F is a civic consultancy for the government, inside the government, enabling agencies to rapidly deploy tools and services that are easy to operate, cost efficient, and reusable. 18f has produced Method Cards that help explain key research and design methods.
View the cards at methods.18f.gov