Tomorrow I leave Denver for Phoenix. I spent my last day scooting around town and I found where I’d spend a majority of my time if I lived here. It was ten straight blocks comprised mostly of bakeries, antique stores and Mexican restaurants. To cap it off, there’s a climbing gym in the middle of everything.
I mean it really is, right? Maybe it’s just me. Anyway, that’s what I’ve been concentrating on the last couple of days. I’ve changed the way I brainstorm, focusing a lot more on a “stream of consciousness” style. Then I start paring away until I get what I want. I’ve also started listening to Phillip Glass, Jon Brion and other composers while I write or design. I can already feel a huge difference. I’m able to concentrate much more and it shows in my work.Continue Reading →
Today I had the opportunity to meet with brand messaging strategist and copywriter Cliff Watson at Bailey Lauerman in downtown Omaha. I gained some keen insight into improving my portfolio, my writing style and how to make the most of my trip from a career standpoint.Continue Reading →