All posts in Thoughts

Do something every day

I read somewhere that doing something every day, even if it isn’t much, is better than doing nothing. So since I want to pursue illustration as a viable complement to my design work, I’ve decided […]

Illustrated birds

I’ve always loved drawing objects of nature. My doodles usually consist of trees and sometimes birds, although it isn’t obvious looking at my webshop! I decided today to pick up where I left off with […]

Being lonesome

I’ve recently been reading a lot of articles on how people work, and I’ve come to the general conclusion that most successful creatives have no family life (or would prefer not to). Is this really […]

An expert in any field is a success

Source: I came across this quote some time ago, and I don’t think there was a source mentioned. If I remember correctly, I found it from amongst a bunch of motivational signs wartime factories […]

Journey of a Jobseeker #4

One of the things I mentioned in my previous post is that I was invited for an interview by a major mobile network. Well, interviews are never fun, but they’re even less fun when they’re […]

Jobseeker’s tip: Be everywhere

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been uploading my work to various design networks such as Coroflot, Behance and Dribbble. Obviously, as I was maturing as a designer, no one ever took […]

You’re never too old to learn…

… if you’re willing to learn. My favourite takeout from this article? Smaller companies are 10 times better for learning. Be generous with your time and money–it has an amazingly fast payback. 8 SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS […]