2017 Webby Awards

By: Graziela | 27 Apr 2017

If you are a digital designer/developer like me, then you more than likely know about the Webby Awards. Each year, I look forward to participating…

Amazon’s 404 Error Pages Are Adorable!

By: Graziela | 8 Feb 2017

How can an Error 404 page be adorable you say? With animals of course! Everyone, at some point, has encountered or will encounter an Error 404…

New Logo Design Winner

By: Graziela | 19 Jan 2017

I’m proud to discover that my satirical logo design for Newport Beach City Councilman Scott Peotter was selected! Check out Matt Coker’s article in the…

New Facebook Newsfeed Controls

By: Graziela | 10 Jul 2015

Facebook recently added new features in order to control the content that shows up in your timeline news feed. In doing so, they entrusted a…

Essentials of UX Design

By: Graziela | 7 Jul 2015

For any of those interested in UX design fundamentals and best practices, join me this weekend for Code District’s “Essentials of UX Design” weekend course…

Timeless Good Writing Tips From an OG Mad Man

By: Graziela | 23 Apr 2015

David Ogilvy was a French salesman, cook, advertising exec, copywriter, diplomatist and farmer (1911-1999). Today, he is widely known as the “Father of Advertising” who…

Calligraphy in the 20th Century

By: Graziela | 13 Mar 2013

Would you believe me if I told you that your kids should consider specializing in Calligraphy in the 20th century? If they want to work…