A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Imperfect Situations

Lately, I have been running into a lot of resistance in regards to accomplishing my goals and plans. Every morning I try to come into my office a few hours…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

3 Tips to Step up Your Design Game

As Designers, we all want to improve, level up, and hone our skill. In this video I cover the 3 tips that will help any designer, new or experienced, to…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

My Desire to Break Up With Adobe

I’m loyal when it comes to relationships, I have sticking power., But for some reason when it comes to my relationship with Adobe I have this lingering…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

10 Tips on Working From Home

Working from home whether your remote or just sick for the day is a huge blessing. What could be better than the comfort of home and the feeling of a job…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

5 Sketch Tricks I Use All The Time

I know how hard it can be to learn something new, so instead of writing a tutorial about how to use Sketch, or a case study on why I think you should be…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Designing Experiences for Your Clients

When you are a designer it’s easy to get caught up with the work and forget about the fact that we are at our core a customer service industry. We service…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Desktop or Laptop for a Designer?

Should a Designer get a Desktop or a Laptop??? The choice between Graphic Design Laptops vs Desktops is a huge one for designers. Good computers cost enough…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Don't Go To Design School

Do you need to Go to design or art school to be a designer? My answer is an emphatic no! This is not to say that design school is a bad thing, but if you…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Top 5 Design Tools I Use Right Now

Tools don’t make the maker, but they do help. Today we are talking about the Top 5 Design Tools I use right now in my daily design work.

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Live & Work where you want

In this week's VLOG I talk about why I live in Hawaii and the challenges that come with living in "Paradise". This video is really about encouraging you…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

When Should A Designer Work For Free

In this week's VLOG I talk about how when to do work for free as a designer. Some people will tell you there is never a time to work for free, and I would…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

I Got Rejected by A Client

In this week's VLOG I talk about how I got rejected by a potential client, why that doesn't bother me and why it shouldn't bother you.

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Setting Goals and Changing Your Habits

In this week's VLOG I talk about my new found sense of goal setting, and how I hope to make those goals a reality through actions. I cover my goals for…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

What I love about working at a Startup

I’ve done mostly client work up until this point in my career so this is a new experience for me and I thought it would be worthwhile to discuss what is…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

My New Hustle

Am I a goal oriented person? Do I actually know what that means? Have I fooled myself into thinking that I am self-motivated, a self-starter and a go-getter?…

A blog post by Jesse Showalter

Creative Basics - Color Theory

Today we are going to learn the importance of color in your design and the basics of what is referred to as “Color Theory”. This article is part of my…

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