JDK designer blog

Have your company’s identity developed for the price of Big Mac! Yeah baby!

In the market for a logo? Need to refresh a tired identity? Got a business plan for the next Big Thing™? You’re putting all your time and money into developing the product, marketing the product, selling the product; so who has any resources left to put into something as trivial as a logo? Just look […]

Keep it legal, Babe.

Have you sent a font file to a co-worker, vendor, friend? Of course you have. We all have. But should you? No, of course not. Look dude (or dudette), some type designer somewhere has poured a lot of work and effort into that font. Maybe you don’t think they did, but they did. That work […]

Do you work to live, or do you live to work?

This guy apparently is all into his web development job. He better be a really amazing coder.

So, you’re looking at a career in graphic design? You better be prepared to do it for the love of the profession.

So, in 1986 I graduated from Woodbury University, then located in downtown Los Angeles (the campus has since relocated to new digs in Burbank), with a Bachelor’s of Science in graphic design. Back at that time, the tools of the trade were non-repro blue pencils, X-acto knives, and rubber cement. My first job out of […]

XNA Game Studio magazine article

Design and layout for Game Developer Magazine article.  

Musings from a work-a-day graphic designer