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3 Books Every Professional Designer Should Read

The books on this list changed my life. We designers never have enough time! You are expected to browse the 184,00 design blogs on the Internet, read the 67 magazines delivered to your studio, or participate in the myriad IIDA, ASID, USGBC, AIA, or other chapter…

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Reawaken Your Artist – Live CEU with IIDA

Thank you to the IIDA Southwest Chapter for helping us shake-up the CEU world on September 18th! The live three hour CEU taught by Designstein Professor Rachel Rosso gave designers an opportunity to let loose, get creative, and play…all while developing new design concepts! Participants…

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Are you a Creative Kleptomaniac? You Should be!

Suffering from writers block lead author and TED Talker Austin Kleon to the newspaper, where he clipped the words of others into his “Blackout Poems.” Some critics told him he was unoriginal, so Kleon did some research into the past. All the way back to…

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Daydream for Genius! Space Out – Get Happier and More Creative

Do you give yourself time during the day to just let your mind wander, or if you catch yourself daydreaming, are you frustrated and self-deprecating? Unfortunately, it’s probably the latter. In this fast-paced and competitive world, most ambitious creatives feel pressure to be on the…

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