By recognising & addressing these traits, we can develop healthier workplaces, and produce better designs together.

three women sitting at the table
three women sitting at the table
Photo by Christina @ wocintechchat.com on Unsplash


A hopeful analysis of the Design industry during crisis.

Laptop with Photoshop opened, COVID-19 text is across the screen. Phone with COVID news on the phone next to laptop.
Laptop with Photoshop opened, COVID-19 text is across the screen. Phone with COVID news on the phone next to laptop.
Photo by Pierre Bamin on Unsplash


And I patiently wait for what 2021 will bring.

An activist protests in a mask, talking to a megaphone
An activist protests in a mask, talking to a megaphone
Photo by Maria Oswalt on Unsplash


Dec 2020 Newsletter — Letter #6


November 2020 Newsletter — Letter #5

Oprah giveaway GIF with a Figma logo on top of Oprah
Oprah giveaway GIF with a Figma logo on top of Oprah
Figma Plugins for everyone!!
  • Content Reel lets you create custom content & share it with other Figma users so you can design more efficiently by pulling text strings, images & icons. Much similar to Craft in Sketch, but more powerful. You can find Content Reel under Tools > Product Design > Content.
  • You wanna create animations directly in Figma instead of opening After Effects? Figmotion is the plugin for you. Figmotion is built with web technologies in mind, allowing a smoother animation hand-off to developers. …


September 2020 Newsletter — Letter #3


September 2020 Newsletter — Letter #3


But there’s also light.

goldfish swiming in a bowl
goldfish swiming in a bowl
Photo by kazuend on Unsplash

Except for the extra legroom, living in a small body is… pretty average.


August 2020 Newsletter — Letter #2

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