Blessings and Curses

October 02, 2021

A reflection on my own experience transitioning from software development to illustrate how our backgrounds help or harm our designs.

Ideation Workshop

January 17, 2021

I combine divergent and convergent ideation techniques in this 60-minute workshop, where participants generate, vet, and refine multiple solutions toward a common challenge. Printable and digital participant forms are included.

The Case for Expressive Input

September 11, 2020

When the standard HTML5 form input controls are not suitable and the case for the creation of “expressive” input controls.

Svelte Review

July 04, 2020

My review of the framework after an intense, two-week deep-dive, implementing my first project.

Extreme Art

May 20, 2020

To create something unique, consider the processes, techniques, and tools you use.

The Temperament of User Research Participants

January 30, 2019

Match user research activities to your subjects’ temperament and be aware of how their temperament compares with your own.

Habits of Highly Effective Interaction Designers

September 20, 2018

Of all my thoughts on how to design interactions, here are the ones that have resurfaced most persistently.


September 15, 2015

An exercise for rapidly engaging and absorbing books