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February 13, 2019

Here’s a design secret: Most designers work from their dining room table at home.  I do it myself along with many of my friends in the industry.  Its a great place to spread out and get things done.  Its also close to the fuel we all need: coffee!...

July 16, 2018

Escape rooms have been popular for a while now. They began to open in fixed locations in Asian countries, then spread to North America and Europe.  The physical game involves players solving a series of riddles, puzzles, and combination locks using clues, hints,...

July 2, 2018

In today’s highly visual online social world, it’s all about the identity you create for yourself for those who don’t know you.  It's true that we all create a persona by the images we choose to post on social media platforms.  Where we go, where we eat, and wha...

April 13, 2018

I have a design confession: I love Post-it Notes!  I always have, ever since I discovered them in art school.  There’s just something about its perfect shape, perfect size, and perfect color that I can’t resist.  I always saw them as little canvases that were wa...

March 4, 2018

When creating a maker challenge for students, it’s difficult to know what to include for materials and tools.  If too much is given, it dilutes the problem-solving aspect of the challenge.  On the other hand, if you don’t give them at least the necessary minimum...

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