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Addison Duvall

Addison is the author of Food Identities, a blog that explores the crossroads of food, design, and culture. She's written some things, designed other things, and eaten a whole lot of food.

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Designers: When To Customize Type For Logos

Typefaces exist for a reason. They make our job as designers much, much easier, as we don’t have…

Designers: Why You Need A Mentor

What is a mentor? Plenty of people think it’s some formal, master/apprentice agreement that lasts for a certain…

How Separate Portfolios For Your Creative Work May Just Help

We designers love to experiment with different styles. It’s practically expected if we wish to stay ahead of…

Design Trends: Do We Follow Them Without Realizing It?

Quick – what’s the hottest design trend right now? Whether you answered ‘flat design‘ or something similar, it…

Designers: 7 Ways To Be More Prolific

With the demand for design increasing every day, so too is the number of designers out there competing…

Are You Sure You Should Be A Freelance Designer?

Are you getting sick of the daily grind of commercial creativity – having to be creative on command…

How To Give Back To The Design Community

We’ve all seen example after example of perfectly rendered designs that tickle our imaginations, and sometimes even make…

The Truth About Passion And How It Affects You

Today I’m going against the grain and asking you a question which you may have been wondering yourself…

How to Get Rich as a Designer

Many people dream of becoming wealthy by doing the thing that they love. Designers, by and large, get…

How To Decide On The Best Way To Record Your Ideas

Ideas, ideas, ideas. Creative professionals are brimming with them. There are many ideas we have each day that…