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On Writing

4. Never use jargon words like reconceptualize, demassification, attitudinally, judgmentally. They are hallmarks of a pretentious ass.

Posted in Amusement, Copywriting, Editorial

Critical Thinking: It’s What’s For Dinner

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“He was so fed up with college instructors trying to teach him how to think instead of showing the structure of the subject matter, that he had decided to rebel.”

Posted in Amusement, Book Arts, Color Theory, Copywriting, Course Related, Design Ethics, Actions & Impact, Design History, Design Theory, Drawing, Editorial, Industrial Design, Information, Mad Props, Packaging, Photography, Portfolio Workshop, PrePress, Repost From Cited Source, Space, Typography, User Interface Design, Visual Concepts, Web

Study Graphic Design! For Free! At Home! In Your Spare Time!

DesignTheory

University has its place, but without self-education we are lost.

Posted in Amusement, Color Theory, Copywriting, Course Related, Design Ethics, Actions & Impact, Design History, Design Theory, Drawing, Editorial, Education, Fiddling & Time Wasters, Mad Props, Packaging, Persons of Interest, Portfolio Workshop, PrePress, Repost From Cited Source, Resources, Scholarship, Space, Stock, Stuff To Do, Technical Geekery, Tutorial, Typography, Useful Code, User Interface Design, Visual Concepts, Vocation & Profession, Web

Case Study: Water Conservation Guide

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It’s a handbook of water management for engineers, architects, and plumbers. And it’s gorgeous!

Posted in Color Theory, Copywriting, Design Ethics, Actions & Impact, Design History, Design Theory, Drawing, PrePress, Repost From Cited Source, Typography, Visual Concepts

Sewn Sentiment

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Therese Sennerholt has a thought.

Posted in Artists & Designers, Copywriting, Typography, Visual Concepts