For Play: Shirts as Background

Blog, Experimental / 09-29-2014 / No Comments »

Inspired by the collection I posted a few days ago, I decided to play around and make my own versions. As I worked, I realized this is similar to this concept I've been chasing for years—projecting fabric patterns on to white clothing, to create moving patterns (since fabric design is static). ...


Paste Intern Design Challenge: Chalkboard Lettering

Blog / 09-26-2014 / No Comments »

So, every other Friday I do these surprise assignments with my interns—I want to teach them to think and design on the fly, and learn new skills as they go. The assignments are based on skills I think they need to work on (be it technical or stylistic), and structure it in a fun way. Even though it's ...