Shreyas Prakash: Design, Optimism, Creativity, and Criticism | Penguin Latte Podcast #85

Spotify | Apple | Watch on YouTube Shreyas Prakash (@pablomuralo) is a product manager consulting to Noora Health, working to improve at-risk patients and disabled people's lives with design. He's the co-creator of Clarity, an app for easy notetaking on YouTube. Previously he led dVerse Labs - designing products to reduce the risk of infections … Continue reading Shreyas Prakash: Design, Optimism, Creativity, and Criticism | Penguin Latte Podcast #85

Jack Butcher on Designing Empathy, Creator Culture, Criticism, Constraints, Distilling Expertise (#53)

Spotify | Apple | Watch on YouTube Lean in and deploy what's unique to you.JACK BUTCHER https://videopress.com/v/sZf0ZmgX?preloadContent=metadata Jack Butcher joins The Penguin Latte Podcast! Jack Butcher (@jackbutcher) is the founder of Visualize Value (@visualizevalue). Visualize Value is part design agency part social media experiment designed to help entrepreneurs and creatives communicate their core principles and … Continue reading Jack Butcher on Designing Empathy, Creator Culture, Criticism, Constraints, Distilling Expertise (#53)

Does self-expression matter?

Originally I wanted to write a post about making something as "you" as it could be. About making what you create so you that it's as inseparable from you as your left hand. But I'm starting to think that self-expression for the hell of it shouldn't be the only goal of creativity. I had a … Continue reading Does self-expression matter?

Andrew Yu — Blending Analytical Rigor with Art, Product Management and Creativity (#46)

Listen on Spotify | Listen on Apple | Watch on YouTube It's all about action. Seriously, screw potential, screw all that nonsense...the question I ask myself is: what can I actually do today?Andrew Yu This conversation will stimulate your medulla oblongata. Today I'm joined by Andrew Yu (@andrewcyu)! Andrew Yu is a product manager, illustrator, … Continue reading Andrew Yu — Blending Analytical Rigor with Art, Product Management and Creativity (#46)

Bryan Ho — How to Make the World Weird Web More Fun & Creative (#45)

Listen on Spotify | Listen on Apple | Watch on YouTube I think a lot of our relationships in life are defined by proximity...how close are you to the bubble of the work you're producing?Bryan Ho This conversation is for nerrrrrrrds. Today I'm joined by Bryan Ho! (@foundbryan) Bryan is a web designer from Singapore. … Continue reading Bryan Ho — How to Make the World Weird Web More Fun & Creative (#45)

Craig Burgess — The Most Prolific Creator on the Web Shares His Habits, Routines, and Mindsets for Unlimited Creative Output (#38)

Listen on Spotify | Listen on Apple | Watch on YouTube | Trailer I choose to publish my daily reps, whether they're bad or not.Craig Burgess This conversation blew my mind. Craig Burgess is a graphic designer, illustrator, writer, and podcaster from the UK. Craig epitomizes the definition of prolific: he creates something every. single. … Continue reading Craig Burgess — The Most Prolific Creator on the Web Shares His Habits, Routines, and Mindsets for Unlimited Creative Output (#38)

How I Design: Creating A Musical Sound Clippy Intro Thing for It’s Gotta Be The Mic Podcast

It's 11:11 pm. I can't sleep. My favorite cure for insomnia? Talking to you about how I make stuff. This is how I designed the musical sound clippy intro thing for Nate Kadlac and Reza Saeedi's podcast It's Gotta Be The Mic. (Oh and by the way, if you're a creator and want to learn … Continue reading How I Design: Creating A Musical Sound Clippy Intro Thing for It’s Gotta Be The Mic Podcast

Re:iterations — a few short lessons from making my podcast cover designs

Here's the evolution of my podcast logo. First, this. Then, this. Next, this. Now, this. Some short lessons from doing it myself: Reiteration leads to confidence.By removing the unnecessary bits, you leave space for your personality.Basic is better.Most fonts look terrible. Think of it this way: everyone else wastes time looking for the perfect font, … Continue reading Re:iterations — a few short lessons from making my podcast cover designs