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Mid-build at Fuller Moto in Atlanta

Georgia on my mind

Tuesday, 16 October, 2018

Seldom does serendipity smile so kindly—but I won’t question it. The chance to work with one of the top state digital service teams on typographic and design system refinement and integration is pretty special...

Tech Humanism at An Event Apart: throwback trackback

Wednesday, 4 April, 2018

Kate O’Neill (@kateo) just gave an amazing talk about Tech Humanism, raising all kinds of questions about what it means to be human. Which naturally got me thinking, being someone who uses technology. A lot. And I remembered a paper...

Interviewed for Top Web Design Trends of 2018

Wednesday, 3 January, 2018

Oliver Lindberg interviewed myself and a bunch of really smart and talented folks about what we see as upcoming trends in web design for the Shopify Partners blog. Shockingly, I suggested that variable fonts will be a big thing :)...

TypeCon Boston venue main stage

TypeCon musings

Sunday, 27 August, 2017

I'm about to speak at TypeCon in Boston this morning, and it's a huge treat to be here. It's my first visit to the event, and it's as warm and welcoming a crowd as any of the web community events...

DrupalCon Recap

Tuesday, 17 May, 2016

I had the honor of speaking last week at DrupalCon in New Orleans, and got to see a whole slew of great presentations. For a recap at our local DrupalPVD meetup I put together a few slides listing some of...

Guiding Principles for Design

Tuesday, 5 April, 2016

An attempt to articulate the ‘why’ behind how we design, and what should guide us Over the past five or six years I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about, tinkering with, and teaching the process of designing and building...

Beep Edition is coming to Drupal8

Wednesday, 17 February, 2016

I've never had particularly lofty ambitions for Beep Edition, the responsive base theme I started a few years ago. Rather than make a new 'all singing, all dancing' kind of theme, I wanted this to be my starting point, and...