This week on Feasting on Design I'm chatting with Savannah Glitschka. We chat about her love for manga and how that led her selling art at conventions, plus how it’s influenced everything from her illustration stye to the fashion she loves. We also get into how she uses references and influences from other cultures to help inform her character design, working with her dad, struggling with ADHD, and so much more.
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There are stories about how user experience design helps people manage stress and sleeplessness; find something good to watch on an online streaming service; help individuals, creators and social causes through crowdfunding. It explores how design helps older family members understand technology, and the podcast also chats with designers trying to make voting easier. Turns out, it’s really hard.
You’ll hear from designers and design leaders who have built UX and UI experiences for companies like Headspace, Patreon, Kickstarter, Withings, and other companies that are putting design at the forefront of their companies’ experiences.
Whether you’re into UX, UI, technology… or just curious about the way design impacts our everyday lives, I hope you’ll check out the show.
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You can find Savannah on Twitter @doodlefrogand be sure to check out the links in the show notes for more ways to keep up with her. I hope you liked this episode of Feasting on Design, let me know what you think and if you like it leave me a review over on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to podcasts. You can keep up with the podcast on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @FeastOnDesign, and I’m @jfrostholm on Dribbble, Twitter, and Instagram or over on my website ildisdesign.com.
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