Thoughts from Class Today …

I told my class today my rule of who I would and would not ever tell off. I never tell off my barber, my printer or my mechanic. They all can “save your life” in different ways.

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Went to the AIGA roundtable yesterday and the stevenson university portfolio review today… Change in the creative industry is the only constant: photography is no longer the same business it was when photographers left school. Design is not the same as when designers left school…

It seems the thing that every designer can count on is that their view of the future will change and they need to be working towards that.

We like any business need to d ig deep and unearth the business model like other industries or suffer the consequences of ignoring that change. AIGA needs to keep pace with the pace of that change.

Contemplating the future of design… and the present..

Went to the AIGA roundtable yesterday and the stevenson university portfolio review today… Change in the creative industry is the only constant: photography is no longer the same business it was when photographers left school. Design is not the same as when designers left school…

It seems the thing that every designer can count on is that their view of the future will change and they need to be working towards that.

We, like any business, need to dig deep and unearth the business model like other industries or suffer the consequences of ignoring that change. AIGA needs to keep pace with the pace of that change.