If you’re stuggling hard make self care your priority

If you're stuggling hard make self care your priority. We all have hard times that we feel mentally and physically exhausted. And it’s OK to feel this way. It means that it’s time to take care or ourselves, heal and redefine what is more important

Lettering, Type design, Calligraphy – the differences

Many of my friends confuse “lettering” with “typography” (fonts), which is something totally normal. In Greek there is no equivalent term for “lettering”. Recently I learned that this confusion is very common, even among designers. So I chose simple words to explain what I do

Stop the glorification of busy

As a society, we need to stop glorifying being busy. We need to stop competing against each other for who is the busiest. Chronic busyness should not be a badge of honor or status symbol. It is a warning sign that things need to change.”

illustration of a plate with a fork and a knife that says 'cloud based subscription no thank you'

Subscription based software? No, thank you!

It's been a long time since Adobe stopped offering perpetual licenses for their software. Users have to pay a subscription fee annually or monthly, in order to use any of Adobe’s applications. Adobe enforced a “take it or leave it” policy, knowing that it has

Being bullied as a designer

I have been in the type design industry for about two years and I love every minute of it. But there are a few things I wish I knew when I got started; things that I have learned the hard way and as much as